Tickets now available: PFI’s 30th Anniversary Celebration with Sarah Huckabee Sanders

August 14, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Banquet | Tags:

PA Family Institute’s 30th Anniversary Celebration BanquetFriday, September 27th | Hershey, PA Individual dinner tickets now available!There is already a high-demand for tickets and we expect this event to sell-out. Featuring: Sarah Huckabee SandersFormer White House Press Secretary with special guest Bob Vander Plaats Get your tables and tickets online at pafamily.org/banquet or by calling the PFI… Read more »

Victory for PA County sued for using government seal with a cross

August 8, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags:

Freedom from Religion Foundation attempted to censor cross on county seal; Independence Law Center filed friend-of-the-court brief supporting county. Today, a court ruling granted freedom to Lehigh County (Pennsylvania) to use its government seal that includes a cross. The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit ruled unanimously to overturn a lower court… Read more »

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Keynote Speaker for PA Family Institute’s 30th Anniversary Celebration Banquet

August 5, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Banquet | Tags:

This September, PA Family Institute marks our 30th anniversary. To celebrate, we invite you to join us at our Celebration Banquet in Hershey on Friday, September 27th. There will be a big announcement made that night and you’ll hear from our exciting featured guest, Sarah Huckabee Sanders. Banquet Sponsors Some sponsorship levels include a private… Read more »

March for Life Coming to Pennsylvania on May 18, 2020

July 24, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags:

Rally and march to be held in Harrisburg on Monday, May 18, 2020. Pennsylvania Family Institute, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Catholic Conference and the National March for Life, have announced a Pennsylvania March for Life to be held on Monday, May 18th, 2020 at the steps of the PA State Capitol in Harrisburg. “We’re… Read more »

Sexual Risk Avoidance Education is the Healthiest Option for Youth

July 11, 2019 | 1 comment | Posted in Children, education, Health, Parental rights, Sexuality, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , , ,

Ascend is a premier advocacy organization that promotes SRA, or Sexual Risk Avoidance, educational programs.  “Ascend is the nation’s leader in the SRA field. For over a decade, we have helped thousands of America’s youth make smart, forward-thinking choices about their sexual behavior.”  Effective communication of these positive choices was the focus of this year’s… Read more »

Do Pro-Lifer’s Really Not Care About Children After Birth?

July 10, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Children, Life, pro-life | Tags: , ,

In our contemporary political climate, it is often the case that people more readily argue about babies than take care of them. This political argument, however, almost always focuses solely on the pregnancy of the mother. It very rarely goes beyond that to include or take seriously the health, development, and future of the child… Read more »

The Buyer Beware Act Goes to a Vote in the Senate

July 8, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Sex Trafficking | Tags: , ,

On June 11th, Senate Bill 60, The Buyer Beware Act: Combating Human Trafficking in Pennsylvania, passed out of the Senate Judiciary Committee thanks, in large part, to the support of the prime sponsor, Senator Kristin Philips-Hill (R-York). Not only was Senate Bill 60 passed but it was passed with a unanimous, 14-0 vote. The House… Read more »

Gov. Wolf’s EITC veto failed thousands of families. So what will our lawmakers do?

June 25, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Children, education | Tags:

By: Allison Rishel In a move of colossal injustice, Governor Tom Wolf failed Pennsylvania’s families and children by vetoing an expansion of the highly popular Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program. Now he must answer to the tens of thousands of needy moms, dads, grandparents and guardians whom, because of his veto of House Bill… Read more »

Life Action Conference July 23-24, 2019

June 21, 2019 | No comments | Posted in abortion, Life | Tags:

PA Family Council’s Life Action Conference is just one month away! Tickets are selling fast so if you have not yet registered, please do so by clicking here or going to pafamily.org/lifeaction2019. Here’s some answers to help fill you in on this exciting event: When is the conference? Wednesday, July 24th is the one-day conference…. Read more »

The Bladensburg Peace Cross Will Remain, But the Supreme Court Missed an Opportunity

June 20, 2019 | No comments | Posted in Religious Freedom | Tags:

By: Curtis Schube On Thursday, the Supreme Court in American Legion et. al. v. American Humanist Association, decided that the Bladensburg Peace Cross, which was erected nearly 100 years ago and has stood on public land in Maryland for roughly 50 years, does not violate the Establishment Clause.  This decision should be celebrated, but the… Read more »