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Banquet celebrates pro-life successes

Banquet celebrates pro-life successes

January 19th, 2013 in News

St. Raymond's Society co-founder Steve Smith addresses the capacity crowd in the Grand Ballroom during the Midwest March for Life Benefit Banquet at the Capitol Plaza Hotel on Friday.

Photo by Kris Wilson

Whether it's a propane tank, a safe place to get life in order or a prayer and pamphlet handed through the car window, individuals and organizations in Mid-Missouri have been helping mothers choose to keep their unborn babies.

The Midwest March for Life Benefit Banquet celebrated successes and announced future opportunities Friday with more than 400 supporters.

Like President Barack Obama recently said surrounded by children, there's an "obligation to protect the most vulnerable in our society," said emcee Karen Dye, Spirit FM radio host.