2019 ORTLEF Contests

karen Duchien contest coordinator

Theme: Everyone Has The Right to Live Essay/Drawing Contests Theme: Everyone Has The Right to Live Drawing Contest — grades K through 12 Computer Generated Drawing Contest — grades 9 through 12 Essay Contest — grades 5 through 12 State-level contest winners receive cash prizes and will have their entries displayed at Together We Advocate […]

Qualified Charitable Deductions Support Life and Save Money


Have you heard of qualified charitable deductions (QCDs)? If you haven’t, we’d like to explain how taking advantage of them can save you money and help the pro-life cause. A QCD is a direct distribution from your IRA custodian to a qualified 501(c)3 charity like the Oregon Right to Life Education Foundation (ORTLEF). Here is […]

Abortion Industry Fails to Protect Women

abortion caused woman death

After a long history of botched abortions and problems with the law, a notorious late-term abortionist lost his license to practice in another state. In early September, an appeals court ruled that the medical board was justified in revoking Steven Brigham’s license in New Jersey due to “gross negligence” involving about 250 late-term abortions. Brigham […]


launch prolife camp

Pro-Life Leadership Training Open to students 16 to 21 Date: March 24-29, 2019 Salem — Macleay Christian Conference Center Application deadline: February 22, 2019 Cost: $150 (scholarships available) Keynote speaker: Alan Shlemon For nearly twenty years, young adults from Oregon and Southwest Washington have attended our intensive pro-life leadership training, formerly called Camp Joshua, over […]


life notes

Government spends $100 million on aborted baby parts The Trump administration has begun taking steps to stop the purchasing of aborted baby body parts with federal tax dollars. The National Institute of Health, under the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), has given about $100 million in tax dollars to scientists using aborted baby […]