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Over 10,000 lives saved, and we’re just getting started.

Turning Illinois pro-life, one heart at time.

What We DoWe take a 4 step approach to turning Illinois pro-life.

Education

We’re changing hearts and minds through reliable science, real-life stories, and love.

Legislation

We work with our political leaders to promote pro-life policies in our State.

Research

It’s our job to provide the most up-to-date, scientific and credible information.

Support

We provide hope, healing, and support for those in unplanned pregnancies and crisis situations.

94%

Of students said they felt more pro-life after watching our Heart2Heart Educational Program speakers – and that includes pro-choice students.

3,500

Young adults we’ve spoken to in live presentations and discussions about abortion and other life issues impacting their generation – over the past two years alone.

600,000+

People have been reached by Illinois Right to Life through our online outreach and media appearances including Television interviews and publications in the Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Tribune, the Washington Times, and more.

$.5 Million

In financial assistance was given to help mothers in crisis situations through Project Love, our grant program that has been around for 21 years.

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Requests for information are made to our office from pregnancy help centers, students, legislators, other political leaders, national pro-life organizations, and more – every year.

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We are a 1 stop shop for everything you need. We provide fact-based education and credible pro-life information for our legislators, teachers, pastors, and community leaders.

Illinois Right to Life is a non-profit organization that educates on the beauty and value of all human life regardless of a person’s size, gender, race, age, or disability. We use a grassroots approach to build a culture of life in Illinois that welcomes and loves all human life from conception through natural death.

Where We Stand

Being pro-life isn’t a statement of beliefs, it’s a way of life. Here’s where we stand on some of important issues.

Endorsements

In the Spotlight

  • Major Pro-Life Organizations Announce Strategic Merger

    CHICAGO – April 18, 2017: Today, Illinois Right to Life and Illinois Citizens for Life, two of the state’s most established pro-life organizations, announced that they have merged as of April 1, 2017.
  • Project Love

    Project Love is a grant program of Illinois Right to Life that supports women in unplanned or crisis pregnancy situations. Project Love was founded in 1996 by the late Mary Bliss out of her love and concern for pregnant women in difficult situations.

Our Blog

  • ILLINOIS PRO-LIFERS CALL FOR GOVERNOR RAUNER TO KEEP HIS PROMISE AND VETO HB40

    September 25, 2017

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Regina D’Amico info@IllinoisRightToLife.org, 312-422-9300 September 25, 2017 (CHICAGO) Today, House Bill 40 is being sent to Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner’s desk to be either signed or vetoed. Through Illinois taxpayer funding, this bill will provide free abortions for … Continue reading

  • HB40: Here’s the situation

    September 20, 2017

    Remember HB40? This is the bill that provides free abortions to those on Medicaid and state employees for any reason, including birth control. And where does the state get the money to pay for these abortions? From you and me – … Continue reading

  • Tomorrow: National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children

    September 8, 2017

    Are you going? Tomorrow, Saturday, September 9, 2017, is the 5th annual National Day of Remembrance for Aborted Children. Join with our hearts as we remember all the innocent babies’ lives lost to abortion. Solemn prayer vigils will be conducted … Continue reading

  • Pro-life Speech & Essay Guide

    August 23, 2017

    Are you daring to be bravely and boldly pro-life, and giving a class speech or writing an essay on a life-related issue? If you are, YOU ROCK! And we put together a few tips and tricks to help you knock it … Continue reading