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Adoption Stories from the 2020 Olympics

Our Favorite Stories from the Tokyo Olympics:  Adopted Athletes and their Families   By Diane Ferraro, CEO  Who would have known that the 2020 Olympics (taking place in 2021) would shine a spotlight on the beauty of adoption?   Our ministry’s headquarters in Colorado Springs is just minutes from the US Olympic Training Center, and we’ve been cheering for local hero/Paralympic swimmer Jessica Long […]

A Conversation with Save the Storks’ CEO

Why She’s Passionately Pro-Life and Pro-Woman  By Katie Doryland Diane Ferraro recently stepped into the role as the first female CEO at Save the Storks. She has been part of the team since 2018. Diane is a life-long pro-life advocate, largely because of her own story. She was adopted as a baby after her mother chose life for […]

Why is Adoption Not Seen As An Option?  

Finding a forever family: How the pro-life movement can help change the cultural narrative of adoption   By Brittany Smith  When it comes to unplanned pregnancy, the most common choices for U.S. women are abortion or parenting.     But there is a third option, one that is often left out of the conversation when discussing reproductive rights – adoption. In fact, less than 4 percent of unplanned […]

Save the Storks Celebrates World Down Syndrome Day

One mom’s story of Down syndrome adoption  World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), is Saturday, March 21. The theme for this year is “We Decide” and it promotes the right for people with Down syndrome to fully participate in decision making for their lives.  In celebration of WDSD we sat down to talk with Save the […]

Jessica and Kaylee’s Adoption Story

Ethical Adoption: “It was all about my daughter, it wasn’t about me at all.” “When I first heard the word ‘adoption’ I got angry,” Jessica said.  She was driving around town with her mom to talk about her unplanned pregnancy. They chose to take a drive so they could discuss the details openly, away from […]

The March for Life is Over…Now What? 

Top 5 Ways to Get Involved in the Pro-life Movement  By Brittany Smith An estimated 100,000 people participated in the 47th annual March for Life last week. Such numbers prove that pro-life support is alive and well across the nation.  But once all the signs are put away, and everyone leaves D.C., what happens next? […]

Mother’s Day, Broken Dreams and a Fulfilled Calling

Like most little girls, I imagined I’d be a mom when I grew up. The dream wasn’t lofty. It didn’t seem selfish or unattainable. It wasn’t like I wanted to be a princess, or the President. I just knew that being a mom was what I was called to do. Dolls, stuffed animals, pet cats […]

6 Surprising Celebrities Who Adopted and Their Powerful Pro-Life Words

According to the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI), in the U.S. alone 397,122 children are living without permanent families. Around the world there are an estimated 153 million orphans looking for a home. With an abortion happening every 30 seconds, it’s important we talk about adoption as a viable option for women in unplanned […]