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We’re Hiring!

Job Title: Executive Director Reports to: President of the Board Start Date: Flexible / Summer 2017 Application: Applications are accepted until a candidate has been chosen Over the last 50 years, Illinois Right to Life has been at the forefront … Continue reading

Here’s a Sneak Peek at our New Groundbreaking Program

Our office received a heartbreaking phone call from a woman who had just had an abortion in Illinois and was now distraught. We spent hours on the phone listening and showing her love. That’s when she told us the following: … Continue reading

SB 1564: The Continuing Story

Almost one year ago, SB 1564 was signed into law. Since then, it has caused a firestorm of outrage among the pro-life medical community and pregnancy help centers in Illinois. Why? Doctors, pharmacists, and pregnancy resource centers in Illinois, regardless … Continue reading

Does abortion really empower women?

If abortion is empowering to women, then it shouldn’t hurt them. Let’s see what science and women themselves have to say…   What does science tell us?   The most comprehensive and largest study of the mental health risks associated … Continue reading

Building the Next Pro-Life Generation Through Education

At Illinois Right to Life, education is our mission – and building the next pro-life generation is one of our primary goals.  But how, you ask, are we doing this? By heading straight to the front lines and talking to … Continue reading

Is adoption right for you?

If you are in an unplanned pregnancy and the idea of parenting seems too overwhelming, adoption may be the perfect option for you. Perhaps you’re not ready to be a parent or circumstances make you unable to raise a child … Continue reading

What will the world do without Planned Parenthood?

What would a world without Planned Parenthood be like? Recently, Joss Whedon, Planned Parenthood supporter and screenwriter, made a short-film that’s gone viral, depicting what he envisions would happen if Planned Parenthood suddenly did not exist. Planned Parenthood has promoted … Continue reading