More March for Life Photos at State Capitol

Throwback Fair Moment: Albany-area Right to Life volunteers manned this fair booth back in 2004. Interested in representing ORTL at your county’s fair this summer? Contact us at

Equal Rights Institute Offers Effective Training for Pro-Lifers

Have you ever had a bad experience sharing your pro-life beliefs? You are not alone. It’s hard to have good conversations about abortion, and today’s polarized culture doesn’t help.  The Equipped for Life Training Course, offered by Equal Rights Institute, trains pro-life advocates to have compassionate, productive conversations about abortion with pro-choice people that cut […]

New ORTL Development Specialist Begins Making Impact

Independence resident Emily Everhart has a full plate, including an almost-full time job as a real estate agent and being a wife and mother. But she added on something else near and dear to her heart this past July: that of Oregon Right to Life’s newest development specialist.  “I enjoy connecting with people who may […]

Founders’ Circle 2022

The Board of Directors at Oregon Right to Life and the Oregon Right to Life Education Foundation are pleased to announce the 2022 members of the Founders’ Circle. In recognition of our 53rd year, members of the Circle include individuals, businesses and foundations who gave generously in 2022. • Douglas and Starlena Addington • Gerald […]

Crystal’s Corner: Adoption Draws Distant Hearts Together

Being pro-life can lead you to unexpected paths sometimes.  My husband and I adopted our fourth child from Armenia in 2016. Guyana is a full-time wheelchair user and has endured a dozen surgeries, hundreds of medical appointments and who knows how many thousands of hours of physical therapies. It’s been one of the best decisions […]