Stop the COVID-19 abortion boom. The women you serve through Care Net face a crisis on top of a crisis. That’s why we’ve stayed open every day since the pandemic began. In fact, the number of vulnerable clients contacting us has DOUBLED. Your Care in Crisis pledge ensures the fruit we’re seeing today continues throughout the COVID-19 Crisis and beyond.
But there’s more to the Care in Crisis story. Non-profits everywhere are bracing for a 40 percent decline in revenue. If that happens, we will have no choice but to make major cuts. This will have a devastating impact on the moms and babies you serve-right when they need us most.
The good news is, we’ve worked hard to be a good steward of your resources. We have a rainy day fund. We’re also going line-by-line through our budget to find savings wherever we can.
But to continue offering essential services—like options consulting, free ultrasounds, and maternity clothes—to local moms, we need those who are able to give to our Care in Crisis Campaign.
We’re asking for a special 4-month pledge of $25, $100, or $250 each month for 4 months.
It brings to mind the well-known lyrics, “And even though we ain’t got money, I’m so in love with you honey”. It’s a well-known story. Couples living paycheck to paycheck for years, sometimes decades, finding pleasure in the simple things in life.
It is a privilege to be trusted by people in their most vulnerable states, to advocate for their best interest, and to share personal moments that change lives. I love that God uses our personal history to shape us in our careers …
The couple was quiet, but not upset. There were some tears, but not of despair, more of awe. Later, as I thought about it, it seemed to be a sacred awe. One that feels like fear, but weighs like a privilege.