Sunday, October 12, 2008

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month

I just wanted to re-post this before the month is over. NILMDTS is an organization that I feel strongly about and am very involved in. Please consider supporting this organization.
President Ronald Reagan enacted Proclamation 5890 in October of 1988 to recognize that each year, approximately a million pregnancies in the United States alone end in miscarriage, stillbirth, or the death of a newborn child. Reagan stated, "A national observance offers us the opportunity to increase our understanding of the great tragedy involved in the deaths of unborn or newborn babies. It also enables us to consider how, as individuals and communities, we can meet the needs of bereaved parents and family members... "

A non-profit organization called Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep is holding it's annual fund drive. Please consider making a donation to this important cause.
Click Here to enter the Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep website and make a donation today.
Or, Click Here to learn more about Now I Lay Me Down To Sleep.

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