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Creating a Pregnancy Resource Website

by Kristan Hawkins | March 17, 2014
A common trend among pro-life student groups is to create a pregnancy resource website that is separate from their pro-life student group’s website. This effort helps broaden their audience by avoiding bias that may result from your pro-life position. In turn, these websites provide strictly pregnancy resource information for peers at your school and women in your community. A pregnancy
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Host a Fun Baby Shower for a Classmate

by Kristan Hawkins | March 13, 2014
When a friend or classmate becomes unexpectedly pregnant, she needs all the love and support she can get. Show that you are there for her by throwing a baby shower with all of her friends. She will probably need a lot of things to prepare for the baby, and you can help her get excited for the birth of her
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Adopted and Loved

by Kristan Hawkins | March 10, 2014
Have you heard about the Radiance Foundation’s new initiative, Adopted and Loved?  It’s fantastic! Simply put, Adopted and Loved shares the stories of adoptive families. Through sweet videos and creative graphics, this initiative is celebrating the beautiful possibility that adoption provides for birth moms, children, and adoptive families. Moreover, the AdoptedandLoved website offers a wide variety of resources to educate and support people interested
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What students don’t know CAN hurt them

by Kristan Hawkins | March 6, 2014
“What you don’t know can’t hurt you.” Or can it? In the case of pregnancy resources, we are all too aware that a lack of information all too often leads to unfortunate decisions. Every day, over 3,000 women seek abortions. They do not believe that they have the support and the resources available to help them through their pregnancy and beyond.
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Make Your Campus Family Friendly

by Kristan Hawkins | March 3, 2014
Pregnant and parenting resources are important to prospective and current students.  Without resources and support, pregnant and parenting students may be forced into a life path with little or no college education, reduced employment prospects, and possibly poverty. By challenging your school to improve resources and support for your pregnant and parenting community, you will be impacting not only your peers but also
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10 Effective Projects for Your Group

by Kristan Hawkins | February 27, 2014
Getting engaged in pregnant and parenting outreach does not have to be complicated! Don’t talk yourself out of adding pregnancy resource projects because your group is “too busy.” Don’t overthink it! You can be very effective without creating elaborate projects. Keep it simple by committing your group to practical goals each semester. Here are easy ways that your group can get
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This could be your group’s story!

by Kristan Hawkins | February 24, 2014
In December 2013, Students for Life of America released a new video about our pro-life student group at Sac State and the impact that one pro-life student made in her friend’s life. This could be your group’s story if your group chooses to actively participate in the Pregnant on Campus Initiative. What will YOU do to be the voice of hope and compassion on
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My friend’s pregnant! What do I do?

by Kristan Hawkins | February 20, 2014
Breathe. Yes, it can definitely be overwhelming to be confronted by a friend seeking your help- especially in a situation as important as pregnancy. You may feel pressured to know all the answers, and maybe you fear that if you don’t know all the answers, you may negatively impact her decision. Keep calm. You may not know all the answers,
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Be the Revolution

by Kristan Hawkins | February 17, 2014
As an active pro-life student group, you have the ability to educate your peers about abortion and about the resources available to them to make a life-affirming decision. With your participation in the Pregnant on Campus Initiative, you may become one of the few student advocates on campus offering tangible resources for pregnant and parenting students. Your group may even
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Called to Action: Meet Bama Students for Life

by Kristan Hawkins | February 14, 2014
Changing a college campus to embrace a culture of Life is no easy task. It takes courage, persistence, and a lot of energy! However, our students’ passion for helping women in unplanned pregnancies has driven them to achieve incredible successes. Meet Bama Students for Life. In the Spring of 2013, Bama Students for Life decided to take on the Pregnant
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