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President Trump Addresses March

President Trump Addresses March

In January, Grand Rapids Right to Life organized 11 buses to travel from Michigan to Washington, DC, for the 45th annual March for Life.

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Verwys Shares Stories at Memorial

Verwys Shares Stories at Memorial

On January 14, a sunny but cold Sunday afternoon, almost 200 people came to honor and mourn the 59,000,000 little lives lost to legal abortion.

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Students Win Local Essay Contest

Students Win Local Essay Contest

The fourth annual Prolife Essay Contest, open to students in grades 7-9 in the junior category and students in grades 10-12 in the senior category, required participants to address the topic “Why I am Prolife.”

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GRRTL Celebrates Volunteers

GRRTL Celebrates Volunteers

A Christmas party can never fully express how much Grand Rapids Right to Life appreciates the dedicated volunteers who have sacrificed many hours throughout the year to keep the culture of life alive and growing in Grand Rapids.

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“Gosnell” Film Shocks Audience

“Gosnell” Film Shocks Audience

On Tuesday, October 10, Grand Rapids Right to Life brought the long-awaited film Gosnell to Grand Rapids. More than 270 prolife people were in attendance at Celebration! Cinema North to see this true crime drama about Philadelphia abortionist Kermit Gosnell.

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Film Producer Speaks at Benefit Dinner

Film Producer Speaks at Benefit Dinner

Gosnell author and film producer Ann McElhinney addressed almost 1,000 people at the 30th annual Focus on Life Benefit Dinner on Monday, October 9. Despite the difficult topic of abortion, her talk was humorous, inspirational, and described as “a breath of fresh air” by many in attendance.

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Volunteers Staff Eastown Booth

Volunteers Staff Eastown Booth

On Saturday, September 9, Grand Rapids Right to Life spent the day participating for the third time in the Eastown Street Fair.

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Participants Enjoy Pickleball Tournament

Participants Enjoy Pickleball Tournament

Perfect weather, happy competitors, and a well organized event coalesced to create the largest ever Benefit for Life Pickleball Tournament sponsored by Grand Rapids Right to Life. 

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McDonald Speaks at Private Reception

McDonald Speaks at Private Reception

Grand Rapids Right to Life sponsored a private reception with Becky McDonald, founder of Women at Risk International.  The W.A.R. on Women event took place at War Chest Boutique in Wyoming on Thursday, June 22.

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GRRTL Rocks the Block

GRRTL Rocks the Block

Young people of all ages were drawn to the Grand Rapids Right to Life table at the Rock the Block street festival by the chance to play “Minute to Win It” games and win prolife prizes.

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