The Personhood Amendment: Getting All the Facts

By Kristan Hawkins Executive Director, Students for Life of America As you probably know, Tuesday’s vote on the Personhood Amendment in Mississippi failed to pass. While our team at SFLA and many others within the pro-life movement have expressed sadness over just coming shy of defining the beginning of human life at conception within legislation…

Students for Life is Back on Track – for YOU!

Friends, our entire team at Students for Life has been overwhelmed by the outpouring of thoughts, prayers, and financial donations from our supporters – which helped to cover burial costs for our teammates Kortney, Sophy and Jon who were killed in a car accident that occurred on October 8 while they were returning from a…

Prayers for Jon Scharfenberger

Our other staff member injured in the accident that claimed Kortney and her baby, Sophy, is Jon Scharfenberger. I’ve been in constant contact throughout the day with our SFLA staff getting updates. It’s bad, and at 3 AM it turned really bad. It’s gotten worse throughout the day. At this point, we need a miracle…

Tragic News for SFLA

By now, you’ve probably heard that we are grieving the loss of our Field Director, Kortney Blythe Gordon, and her pre-born daughter Sophy who were involved in a fatal car accident on Saturday night. Jon Scharfenberger, Coordinator of our Pregnant on Campus Initiative, was in the car during the accident and is not doing well.…