Name of Nonprofit: Pregnancy Clinic with offices in Bowie Crofton, Severna Park and Annapolis
Point of Contact: Pamela Palumbo, CEO
Phone Number: 410.295.3839
Length of time nonprofit has been operating? Since 1982
Description of Nonprofit: Nonprofit holistic medical clinic caring for women facing unexpected pregnancies and reproductive health issues. We meet women where they are in life and offer a non judgmental, safe space for them. Each year we serve over 1,000 new women and to date, nearly 40,000 have and continue to receive completely free services including counseling, medical, educational and support. This includes pregnancy testing, STD/HIV testing and treatment, Ultrasound, 20+ educational classes in person and online, material assistance, and ongoing long term support.
What’s Your Why? Because women deserve better and should be empowered , educated and supported to make positive life affirming choices.
What sets your nonprofit apart from others? All of our services are entirely free to anyone in need with no requirements to receive services and we do not accept any government funding but instead rely entirely on donations from individuals, businesses, churches and foundations who are passionate to help others. We are also primarily a volunteer organization with 10 paid staff and nearly 60 volunteers
What are some of the personal rewards that come from your nonprofit? Seeing and hearing from a woman who had felt fearful and alone and now as she looks at her child is filled with joy, confidence and hope.
How long have you been a chamber member? 20+ years
What benefits have you experienced with your chamber membership? Getting to know local people, other Nonprofit Orgs and business owners as well as our community.