Message from RETA

Thank you all for your support of RETA and our mission to provide life-affirming services and build Christ-centered families in our community.  In case you haven't already heard, I wanted to let you know that our annual Celebrating Life Benefit Dinner is moving online for 2021.  We'll be live-streaming the event on Saturday, March 6 at 6:30 p.m.  The event brings in roughly 40% of our operating budget and I wondered if you would be willing and able to help us spread the word?

This year's event will feature Ryan Bomberger, founder of the Radiance Foundation.  He was conceived through rape and his mom chose life and placed him for adoption.  Now an adoptive father himself, he speaks on behalf of the unborn - especially in regard to minority populations as he is African-American.  We're also having a young woman who participated in our Abortion Recovery Support program share about the healing, forgiveness and freedom she found in Jesus after living with shame and regret from her abortion decision for years.  It will be a powerful time.  (You can learn more about the event and register at

In moving our benefit dinner online, we're providing individual streaming and host home streaming options.  Host Home streaming ($300) is perfect for church small groups and comes with the benefit of receiving a host home packet to interact with the event, including RETA-themed games and a $100 gift card to purchase dinner for your group up to 8.  Individual streaming ($25), for individuals or couples, is like buying a seat or two at our dinner.  Additionally, we've even had a restaurant and a larger church contact us about hosting watch parties.

If you'd be willing to help spread the word, please feel free to give me a call at 574-522-3888 and let me know what you'll need from me to do that and I'll get it to you.

Rod Tackett
Advancement Director

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