Hope Mommies is a Christian nonprofit whose sole purpose is to come alongside moms and families who have experienced miscarriage, stillbirth, and/or infant loss, bringing comfort, encouragement, companionship, and hope as they continue to walk this side of eternity without their beloved son or daughter. Their vision is to help every family who experiences infant loss find community, grief resources and ultimately the Hope of Christ which is our unfailing anchor.
Praying Through the NICU Ministry's mission is to equip and embolden women with Biblical truth and encouragement as they journey through the NICU. The Ministry hosts a very active Facebook group and online community of NICU moms past and present, that is rooted in Christ and centered around prayer. Outreach is provided in the form of care packages to its members and NICU siblings. Jessika Sanders is the Founder of Praying Through the NICU and is based in Florida.
Stillborn And Infant Loss Support Inc. provides a platform of community, mentorship, education, and advocacy to families impacted by pregnancy loss or the death of a baby before their first birthday. Sadija A. Smiley is the Founder of SAILS and is based in Maryland.
Missing Peace Initiative creates handmade sympathy boxes for families impacted by child loss. Their hope is to provide resources, support, and spiritual encouragement to moms and families that suffer from grieving the loss of a child or baby born at any gestation. Andrea Carson is the Founder of Missing Peace Initiative and is based in Maryland.
AnnLee Violet Light Project was created to spread love, hope, and compassion to NICU families. The founder, AnnLee, was a 33 weeker in March of 2013. AnnLee spreads cheer by sending blessing bags filled with goodies for parents and babies all over the US. AnnLee has heard all about how lonely it feels being a parent in the NICU, and she devotes her time to making sure that other families know that they have a tribe behind them.
Tenley's Tiny Touch is a non-profit organization that provides items of comfort to parents who have had a pregnancy loss at 20 weeks and on. Their foundation was created to honor their daughter, Tenley. Megan Harbison is the Founder of Tenley's Tiny Touch and is based in McKinney, Texas.
Carmen's Miracle Makers has a mission to inspire and equip parents of critically ill children with tools used to encourage bonding and memory-making while enduring a lengthy PICU stay and beyond.
Saylor's Story creates faith-based comfort bags for moms coming home from the hospital without their babies. They offer stillbirth support as well. Their organization was created to honor their daughter, Saylor. Savannah Spalding is the Founder of Saylor's Story and is based in Franklin, Tennessee.
Adeline’s Aid is a faith-based nonprofit based in the greater Charlotte, North Carolina area. They provide love and support to high-risk pregnant mothers in preterm labor in hospitals via care packages. Adeline's Aid also supports families with premature babies in the NICU before, during, and after their hospital stay. In the future, they hope to provide outreach to families in other states.
Walk With Me is devoted to giving practical, financial, and emotional support to families who are learning to live in the wake of their child's death prior to shortly after birth. Their mission is to provide refuge for grieving families and help them break through barriers that stand in the way of hope. Jamie Stewart is the Founder of Walk With Me Nonprofit and is based in Conifer, Colorado.
Mommies Enduring Neonatal Death (M.E.N.D) provides hope and healing through your journey after the loss of your baby. M.E.N.D. is a Christian, non-profit organization that reaches out to families who have suffered the loss of a baby through miscarriage, stillbirth, or early infant death.
Sam's Love's mission is to increase bereavement care to those experiencing stillbirth and pregnancy loss through no-cost memory books. Their books give parents a space to remember, celebrate and share their most precious child. Shady Honaker is the Founder of Sam's Love and is based in Lousiana.
Treasured in Heaven provides generous, practical gift baskets designed to tenderly acknowledge the tremendous tragedy of baby loss. Raw grief is absolutely crippling; but thoughtful gifts can break down barriers, spark healing, and even begin to alleviate devastation. Lindsay Koch is the Founder of Treasured in Heaven and is based in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Isaiah Henry's Legacy was founded after the passing of Brooke's son, Isaiah, leaving her to navigate the NICU with his twin. Brooke has turned her grief into giving, blessing others on similar journeys of navigating the NICU or infant loss and sharing the hope found in Jesus through care packages. Brooke is also invested in educating family/friends with ways to support their loved one through one of the hardest seasons.
From Small Beginnings was created by a NICU family, for NICU families. The primary mission is supporting NICU siblings through their NICU journey. After spending 5 months juggling twins [23 week gestation] in the NICU with two older kids at home, the lack of support for NICU siblings became apparent. From Small Beginnings is proud to fill that gap by sending superhero sibling care packages that include a book that explains the NICU world to young siblings and fun activities to remind siblings they are heroes too.
Carter's Cause Foundation's mission is to provide support and resources to help parents navigate the NICU as well as support parents who have experienced the unimaginable loss of a child. The foundation also helps family and friends who don't know what to do for a loved one in the NICU or loss journey. Carter’s Cause has many programs including sending NICU and bereaved support packages to families across the nation and donating to hospital NICUs.
Star Legacy Foundation is a community of health professionals, families, researchers, policymakers, and advocates dedicated to healthy pregnancy outcomes.
Baby Steps Foundation was created by moms affected or touched by loss. They offer support to women and families while honoring their babies, as well as give back to the stillbirth and loss community. For those left behind, they offer support, a safe space for grieving, and make a difference along the way. Baby Steps Foundation is based in Washington.
Share Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support serves those whose lives are touched by the tragic death of a baby through pregnancy loss, stillbirth, or in the first few months of life. Their primary purpose is to provide support toward positive resolution of grief experienced at the time of or following the death of a baby. This support encompasses emotional, physical, spiritual and social healing, as well as sustaining the family unit.