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It’s National Volunteer Month! (Part 2)

It’s National Volunteer Month! Throughout the month of April, we’ll be highlighting some of our great volunteers from around the state, and sharing how you can connect with the pro-life grassroots network in your community.  This week, we’re featuring 3 volunteers who helped start Wisconsin Right to Life chapters in their communities – Kim from …

It’s National Volunteer Month! (Part 1)

It’s National Volunteer Month! Throughout the month of April, we’ll be highlighting some of our great volunteers from around the state, and sharing how you can connect with the pro-life grassroots network in your community.  This week, we’re featuring 3 volunteers who give their time and talents to their local chapter or Life on Campus …

Unify for Life, to Support, Strengthen, and Empower.

by Judy Van Swol, Wisconsin Right to Life Director of Educational Outreach Pro-life work is not for the faint of heart. Directing two pregnancy centers in SE Wisconsin was the most rewarding work I have ever done; it was also the most challenging and humbling.  Fundraisers, events, client services, marketing, donor development, board recruitment, policy …

Unify for Life, Like our Future Depends on It.

“These [Teen Impact Boxes] push us to make a difference in our community, and truly see the impact one person can make. Sometimes, as teenagers, we can feel so insignificant. Like our opinions don’t matter and our voices aren’t being heard. These boxes empower us to be bold and speak the truth, no matter our …

COVID-19 VACCINES ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS

Covid-19 Vaccines – Ethical Considerations

There are various ethical considerations associated with Covid-19 vaccines, including, but not limited to, whether it is ethically responsible to receive the vaccine, the priority of who receives the vaccine first, and the equal distribution of the vaccine. While these are all important issues, this article will address whether it is ethically responsible to receive …

Our 2021 Theme is…

by Heather Weininger, Executive Director of Wisconsin Right to Life UNIFY FOR LIFE.   Our team started brainstorming our 2021 theme months ago, not at all realizing just how relevant it would be in this particular moment in time. Our society has been feeling the pull of discord for quite some time now – between the COVID-19 …

The 2020 Election: Pro-Life Wins!

By Ameillia Wedward, Intern    Greetings! It is day ??? of the election… Alright, you probably feel exhausted from this year’s election season. The whole country is still tense from the campaign season, fraud allegations, and lawsuits. However, as polarized and stressful as the presidential election is, we can’t help but be overjoyed with how …

The Hidden Faces of Social Media

By Jacqueline Niccolai, Wisconsin Right to Life Events Manager  Each year my husband and children give me one special gift right before the holidays that gives me the greatest joy in the world: family photos. I am filled with pride when I look at our children and see how much they grow every year. When I …

My Adoption Story

By Julia Wall, Intern The funny thing about adoption is that no story is ever “typical.” Although love is always interwoven throughout an adoption journey, details are unique to every family who has grown through adoption. My journey, like so many others, is one-of-a-kind, full of love, and something I’m proud to share. I grew …

Respect Life Month: A Reflection on Human Dignity and Chronic Illness

by Chelsea Duffy At twenty-five years old, I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis. It is a chronic illness caused by my immune system attacking the walls of my colon. The symptoms are painful, unpleasant, and bathroom-related, so I’ll let you Google them on your own time. Developing a so-called “bathroom disease” in my twenties was …

What is the Mexico City Policy? And Why Should Taxpayers Care?

By Julia Wall, Intern Do you want to personally pay for the murder of unborn children internationally? 100 million taxpayer dollars are on the line each year. They could either support foreign abortion clinics or fund life-affirming healthcare practices. Currently, pro-life policy under the Trump adminstration protects both innocent life and your taxdollars. The Mexico …

Dear Haylie: From One Mother to Another

In recent days, we’ve been seeing a circulating Facebook post written by Haylie Grammer, in which she details the loss of her baby girl Embree during what she was told was a ‘late-term abortion.’ Eileen, a long-time supporter of Wisconsin Right to Life, shared the following letter with us in the hope that it might …

What is the Hyde Amendment? And Why Should Taxpayers Care?

By Ameillia Wedward, Intern Your tax dollars pay for many important government services, but do you want your dollars to fund the termination of our most vulnerable?  If you’d rather that your money doesn’t contribute to abortion, then you have the Hyde Amendment to thank. On September 30th, 1976, just three years after Roe v. …

NICU Awareness Month: A Grandmother’s Story of Resilience and Hope

By Susan Hundley Sullivan For expecting parents, the words spoken often are “We just want a healthy baby.” As they plan for their baby, the usual preparations are regular visits with an obstetrician, choosing a pediatrician, setting up the nursery, shopping for cute little outfits, deciding on a name, and eventually bringing home their little …

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