Community Partners

 

To become a Community Partner, find sponsorship levels and benefits here.

Board of Directors

Archdiocese of Chicago – The mission of the Office of Human Dignity and Solidarity is to form and accompany the people of the Archdiocese of Chicago to respond to the Gospel call, to recognize the dignity of all life and be in solidarity with our sisters and brothers on the margins. By doing this, we transform the lives of others through service as Christ’s missionary disciples.

Couples for Christ Foundation for Family and Life is an international private association of lay faithful, doing its work in many countries, having many different nationalities as active members, and officially recognized by the Catholic Church hierarchy. Its primary work is evangelization, founded on family renewal. In this, it focuses on renewing the family and defending life, as well as participating in the work of building the Church of the Poor.

Illinois Right to Life – we strive to be on the cutting edge of the pro-life movement with our educational approaches, research, and technologies. We are working to build the pro-life movement by using every channel possible to communicate credible pro-life education, including: in person media interviews, public speaking engagements, and social media and other online sources. We continue to see positive growth in all categories as we focus on our goal of turning Illinois pro-life.

Lake County Right to Life – is located in Lake County Illinois.  We are an educational and advocacy organization for the protection of innocent human life. There are three components to our organization. Our educational arm provides education on the life issues. Our advocacy arm seeks to advance pro-life legislation, and our political action committee supports the campaigns of pro-life candidates.  Our mission is to touch hearts and minds so that all will cherish and protect human life.  Our vision is of a society in which all human life is respected, protected and secure.  Our website www.lcrtl.org/ office – 847-223-7022/ visit us on facebook, twitter/email -lakectyrtl@sbcglobal.net

Orthodox Christians for Life –  Our goals are to present and support the position of the Orthodox Church on matters of the sanctity of innocent human life to all peoples, Orthodox Christian and non-Orthodox alike. This includes not only abortion, but also physician assisted suicide, euthanasia, infanticide (pediatric euthanasia), suicide, and child abuse.

Pro-Life Action League – The Pro-Life Action League was founded by Joseph M. Scheidler in 1980 with the aim of saving unborn children through non-violent direct action.

Southside Pregnancy Cetner –  strengthens families by offering HOPE and HELP to those affected by unplanned pregnancy and preserves LIFE and PURITY for generations to come.

weDIGNIFY –   teaches students how to effectively save lives on their campus.  We mentor college students into skilled, virtuous, pro-life leaders, so they can build and nurture a culture of life on campus and in their future communities.

Leader Sponsors

Relevant Radio – Relevant Radio provides programming that speaks to the human condition, helping to bridge the gap between faith and everyday life. The network produces a variety of popular and exciting programs to help strengthen the family, solve everyday problems, and raise the heart and mind to God.

Spirit Juice Studios – is an award-winning, Chicago-based creative production firm specializing in the transformative power of high quality visual media merged with the ever ancient, ever new beauty of Catholicism. Through the collaborative efforts of those involved with Spirit Juice Studios, the Gospel is delivered by means of a strong visual design aesthetic, coupled with the paramount components of modern technology. Both engage the eyes, ears and soul of an individual — both depend on parables and belief in the compassion of the human heart.

Thomas More Society – The Thomas More Society is a not-for-profit, national public interest law firm dedicated to restoring respect in law for life, family, and religious liberty. Based in Chicago, the Thomas More Society defends and fosters support for these causes by providing high quality pro bono legal services from local trial courts all the way to the United States Supreme Court.

Planning Committee

 

Indiana Lake County Right to Life – Lake County Right to Life is a not-for-profit public benefit organization which exists to promote concern for the sanctity of human life from conception to natural death through education of the public on the subjects of abortion, assisted suicide, and euthanasia, and to support legislation and constitutional changes to protect the right to life of all innocent human beings.

Knights of Columbus – Founded on the principles of charity, unity and fraternity, the Knights of Columbus was established in 1882 by Father Michael J. McGivney, assistant pastor of St. Mary’s Church in New Haven, Conn., and a group of parishioners. Their intent? To bring financial aid and assistance to the sick, disabled and needy members and their families.

Students for Life of America – Students for Life of America exists to recruit, train and mobilize the pro-life generation to abolish abortion.

The Women’s Centers of Greater Chicagoland – Our mission at The Women’s Centers of Greater Chicagoland is to love, support, and empower a woman, giving her the tools to choose life for herself and for her child. Each year, thousands of women facing a crisis pregnancy come to our centers. In the past 34 years, we have helped more than 40,000 women choose life for their babies.

Visionary Sponsors

Aid for Women – Founded in 1978 on the faith and teachings of the Catholic Church, Aid for Women helps thousands of women each year in the Chicago metropolitan area who find themselves facing unexpected and difficult pregnancies. Each woman is provided with the emotional, practical and spiritual support she needs to choose life for her unborn baby and to provide a better future for her and her children. Our life-affirming services are offered to clients free-of-charge.

Catholic Conference of Illinois – The Catholic Conference of Illinois (CCI) was created in 1969 to serve as the public policy voice of the Illinois bishops and lay Catholics. It interacts with the state legislature, the governor’s office and all elements of state government to promote and defend the interests of the Church.

Diocese of Gary –  as members of the Body of Christ, the people of the Roman Catholic community of the Diocese of Gary, diverse but united through Baptism and empowered by the Holy Spirit, nourished by Word and Sacrament, are called to continue the mission of Jesus by being a sign and instrument of God’s kingdom of truth, peace, justice, and love.

Diocese of the Midwest Orthodox Church in America – The Diocese of the Midwest is administered from the Diocesan Center located in Chicago, Illinois.  The Diocesan Center houses the Bishop’s residence, the Chancery offices, meeting space for Diocesan events, the Bishop’s chapel (Christ the Savior Church), and an apartment for the parish rector, who also serves as property manager.

Holy Cross, Batavia – Holy Cross is a Roman Catholic Parish faithful to the Pope and the Magisterium. We are a thriving Spirit-filled evangelizing family, centered on a deep love of the Eucharist and Our Lady as expressed and lived through orthodox offerings of the Holy Mass. Strengthened by Perpetual Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament, daily offered sacramental Confession and numerous ministries, Holy Cross continues to be blessed and to witness the power of the healing merciful love of Our Lord Jesus Christ.

St. James, Arlington Heights –  Saint James is a large Catholic community in Arlington Heights, IL. Our faith community is vibrant, and our welcome is warm. Our mission is, “To be disciples of Christ and make disciples of Christ.” Our vision is that each member of our community encounters the fire of God’s love; then the hearts burning brightly, share that love with others.
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The University of Saint Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary –  The University of Saint Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary prepares candidates for the diocesan priesthood and provides initial, post-graduate or ongoing formation for priests and those who collaborate with them in ministry.

 

 

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