THRIVE open house set for Jan. 21


By Marcy Mitchell

Special to The PREVIEW

On Sunday, Jan. 21, THRIVE will commemorate National Sanctity of Human Life Sunday to raise awareness about the incomparable worth of every human life and to remind the community about the programs offered at THRIVE.

Please stop by THRIVE at 602 S. 8th St. anytime between 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. to enjoy hors d’oeuvres and desserts, tour the building and learn about our programs.

National Sanctity of Human Life Sunday was declared a special day in 1984 by President Ronald Reagan to focus on the fundamental right to life.

THRIVE offers services and resources related to pregnancy, sexual health and families. These include free prenatal care, well-woman checks (including cervical and breast cancer screenings), pregnancy tests, limited obstetrical ultrasounds, STD testing and treatment, prenatal vitamins, childbirth education, parenting classes, mentoring and life coaching, car seats and baby needs. All services are free and confidential.

For more information, visit or call 264-5963.