A Message from Caring Network

A Message from Caring Network

Our centers are open and are continuing to serve women facing unplanned pregnancy. As a result, we have some urgent needs during this Viral pandemic.  Our Interim President, Kirt Wiggins, outlines our efforts and need for help in the video below.  Additionally, some of our clients are facing lost jobs and financial difficulties. Can…

Choosing Faith Over Fear, Trust Over Trials, Strength Over Storms

Choosing Faith Over Fear, Trust Over Trials, Strength Over Storms

“What sort of man is this, that even winds and sea obey him?”  Matthew 8:27 Think about the disciples hanging out with Jesus on a boat when a life-threatening storm erupts on the water. They’re unprepared to face it and, panicking, fear they are at risk of dying. The entire time this is happening, Jesus…

Defending the Dignity of Life

Defending the Dignity of Life

By now, we’ve all seen or heard the shocking stories in the media of the more than 2,400 bodies of aborted babies found last fall in an Illinois garage belonging to the well- known Indiana abortionist, Dr. Ulrich “George” Klopfer, who operated abortion clinics from the 1970’s until his license was revoked in 2016.  It…

5 Reasons Millennials are Great for Nonprofit Organizations

5 Reasons Millennials are Great for Nonprofit Organizations

The landscape of our culture has changed. Your first thought might be toward the negative changes in our culture, but the millennial generation is challenging the long-held ideologies of previous generations. It’s impacting philanthropy, and it’s good. Millennials are confident enough to ask why things are done the way they are done, challenge authority, and…

Caring Network Spring Update

Caring Network Spring Update

The ministry has been growing and taking new ground and we are grateful to God for His leading. We have much to be thankful for! As you know, during Beth Rockouski’s leave of absence, longtime leadership staff have graciously stepped up to help lead the ministry during this interim.  To continue to help fuel this…

Being a “Women’s Organization” in DuPage County – What Does That Mean?

Being a “Women’s Organization” in DuPage County – What Does That Mean?

As Kenneth Noland said, “For me context is the key – from that comes the understanding of everything.” Context can greatly impact the meaning of a word or phrase, so it’s important to analyze what something may mean before making any assumptions.  In a world of catchphrases, words like “women’s organization” can carry loaded meaning. …

5 Reasons Your Business Should Support a Nonprofit

5 Reasons Your Business Should Support a Nonprofit

Running your own business has many advantages, and one of them is the ability to navigate the culture of your business environment. Businesses don’t thrive using the same strategies from years past. As you look around, you might notice that more businesses customize their branding around their charitable giving than ever before. Caring Network, as…

Churches: Practical Ways to Get Involved at Caring Network

Churches: Practical Ways to Get Involved at Caring Network

Are you passionate about the pro-life cause and are looking for ways to partner with a local organization such as Caring Network?  As a church leader or a dedicated member, it can be hard knowing where to start.  Caring Network has multiple opportunities for churches to get involved in all aspects of our pro-life ministry.…

Why Offering Free Pregnancy Services is Important

Why Offering Free Pregnancy Services is Important

In a world where many decisions are made based on a return on investment, it can be easy to wonder why anyone would offer something for free.  If we run across a free or discounted service from time to time, we often wonder “what’s the scam?”  There must be alternative motives, or some sort of…

Changing Lives Through Compassionate, Effective Pregnancy Services & Care

Changing Lives Through Compassionate, Effective Pregnancy Services & Care

When a woman finds herself unexpectedly pregnant, she is often fearful, anxious and looking for help. She needs non-judgmental and compassionate guidance and answers to her multitude of questions – and hopes to find someone, quickly, who understands and will listen to her concerns. Our Chicago area pregnancy centers are designed to do just that.…