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09 Jun 2020

SFLA Fellow Breaks National Diaper Drive Record with 46,700 Diapers

Mary Briganti | June 9, 2020
  This past fall, as our school’s Students for Life group began to plan our diaper drive event, we knew we wanted to provide resources to local parents in need.  So we set our sights on the national high school diaper drive record: 41,000 diapers.   We began by talking to teachers around the school, asking them to consider incentivizing their students to bring in diapers for the drive. We asked
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04 Jun 2020

Students for Life Helped 20 Mothers Choose Life This School Year!

Brenna Lewis | June 4, 2020
Most of the time, pro-life advocates will never know the full impact of our efforts. A pro-choice person might change their mind about abortion because of a video we shared, or a pregnant mom might drive right past the abortion facility and never show up to her appointment because she saw a message of hope from someone standing on the
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11 May 2020

Pro-Lifers are Still Needed on Abortion Facility Sidewalks

Stephanie Stone | May 11, 2020
On May 7th, 2020 a small group of pro-life student leaders came together to witness outside of Planned Parenthood of Baltimore. That morning, the five of us met on Howard Street in Baltimore, chalk and life-affirming resources in hand, our masks and gloves on, and an uncertainty with what to expect, given all that has been going on.   As I drove through
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11 May 2020

How Can You Support the Foster Care System? Here’s Some Advice from a Former Foster Youth.

Brenna Lewis | May 11, 2020
As a former foster youth and current foster mom, people ask me questions about foster care often. During National Foster Care Awareness Month, one of the important questions I want to answer is, “How do I help foster youth when I’m not ready to be a foster parent?” First off, I want to address “ready” & say that God does
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08 May 2020

Special Training Series: How to Start a NEW Students for Life Group

Brenna Lewis | May 8, 2020
Are you a pro-life student (or do you know a pro-life student)?  Have you ever considered what you can do when it comes to ending the injustice of abortion?  We have great news!  Students have the most powerful voices when it comes to making life-saving change and you can start NOW!  When you register for our How to Start a New Students for Life Group: Virtual Training Series, you’ll learn
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04 May 2020

New Research Study Concludes that Churches Aren’t Talking About Abortion

Brenna Lewis | May 4, 2020
There is no canonical argument for a Christian to support abortion. Across all denominations, there is a general concept of all human beings created in God’s image and that is so from the moment of conception. “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you,” is a common Bible verse quoted in support of Life. The good news is,
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04 May 2020

Our Pro-Life Chalk Contest Winners!

Brenna Lewis | May 4, 2020
On May 1st, pro-lifers across the nation put on their competitive hats, grabbed their sidewalk chalk, and came up with some amazing pro-life chalk art as part of our National Pro-Life Neighborhood Chalk Day contest. What started off as a fun way to pass some time during quarantine turned into an impressive gathering of pro-life art talent! We are pleased
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27 Apr 2020

Special Group of SFLA Students Had over 1,000 Conversations About Abortion This Year

Brenna Lewis | April 27, 2020
Twelve dedicated students on the Effective Education Pillar Team, a special group of students who have a passion for changing minds about abortion, have been thinking outside of the box to have better conversations this spring. Combined, these students had over 1,000 conversations this school year by testing new ideas that encourage students to engage with them about abortion both
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20 Apr 2020

SFLA Talks to 70 Abortion Supporters in Just Two Hours

Brenna Lewis | April 20, 2020
The Students for Life groups in the Rocky Mountain Region of Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming have been itching to get back on campus so that they can continue to reach people with the pro-life message. Since that isn’t a possibility right now, SFLA’s Rocky Mountain Regional Coordinator, Christina Coffman came up with an idea. On Thursday, April 16th, she
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20 Apr 2020

Pro-Life Student Attends Pro-Life and Pro-Choice Trainings at the SAME Time

Brenna Lewis | April 20, 2020
My name is Melanie and I am a 2018-2019 SFLA Fellow alumni, current Co-State Squad Captain for Texas through SFLAction, and the Outreach Officer for Students For Life at University of Texas at San Antonio. I am always willing and ready to rapidly respond to pro-abortion activities whenever I can and whenever it is necessary. You may remember this insane
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