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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.

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In the Spotlight

  • Our Groundbreaking, New Heart2Heart Educational Program

    The Heart2Heart Program is a free online library of professionally filmed videos that serve to teach students pro-life values on various pro-life issues. Each video will be accompanied by a leader guide/lesson helper in order to arm teachers with the resources to teach pro-life values in their classrooms.
  • 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

  • The Hidden Pro-Life Victory in the 2017 Abortion Stats

    November 30, 2018

    As we recently reported, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) released the 2017 Abortion Statistics for Illinois. At first glance, what immediately stands out is not just the increase in abortions on Illinois residents, but the jump in reported … Continue reading

  • 2017 Illinois Abortion Statistics: Out-of-State Abortions Increase

    November 29, 2018

    On Thursday, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) released the 2017 Abortion Statistics report. Reported abortions in Illinois have increased since 2016, with a marked increase in reported abortions on women coming from out of state. According to the … Continue reading

  • What is Abortion Pill Reversal?

    November 16, 2018

    What is abortion pill reversal and how does it work? Abortion Pill Reversal (APR) is a groundbreaking new program fostered by Culture of Life Family Services in San Diego, California to reverse chemical abortions induced by the abortion pill. Dr. … Continue reading

  • Top 7 Pro-Life Reasons to be Thankful

    November 15, 2018

    Don’t get us wrong…we’re very thankful for stuffed turkey, pumpkin pie, and that weird side dish your aunt brings every year that is just delicious. But we’re also incredibly thankful for the accomplishments the pro-life movement has made for LIFE this year, … Continue reading