PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) - An emerging non-profit organization in the Chattahoochee Valley is taking a different approach to the pro-life movement and introducing itself to the community with a major fundraiser event.
The Heroes!! Walk for Life will take place Saturday, May 2 at the Phenix City Amphitheater, located at 508 Dillingham Street in Phenix City. The walk begins at 8:30 a.m. and the run begins at 9 a.m.
Supporters will gain pledges, and will walk or run two miles to raise money and awareness for Seneca, Choices for Life, Inc.
If you are interested in participating in the Heroes Walk for Life, you can register online at
, or on the day of the event at 8 a.m.
"Nobody ever wants an abortion, but an unplanned pregnancy can turn into a crisis when parents don't feel like they have the support or resources necessary to raise the child," said Kelly Tolman, co-founder of Seneca, Choices for Life, Inc. "Instead of just telling them, 'Hey, that's a human life. Don't get an abortion,' our goal is to be able to say to them, 'We can offer you that support, and connect you to those resources, whether it is help finishing your education, getting a job, finding childcare, etc. You can do this.'"
Seneca Choices for Life, Inc. exists to meet the immediate and long-term needs of parents experiencing unplanned pregnancies. The goal is for these parents to create a self-sustaining, safe and healthy living environment for themselves and their children.
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