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Monthly Archive: July 2020

Couillard’s Handmade Quilts Bring Comfort to Vida Patients and Clients | The Compass

For years, Little Chute resident Ginnie Couillard has used her sewing talent, creative eye, and generous heart to support Vida and the women and families served by the organization. She makes and donates baby quilts that clients can ‘purchase’ at The Store through the Vida Earn While You Learn program. Read the full The Compass article here about Ginnie’s history of giving and how her donations, and those like hers, bring comfort, care, and warmth to women in crisis pregnancies […] Read More

Vida Executive Director to Keynote Biking for Babies Kickoff Event

Vida Executive Director Anne Tretinyak, J.D., will be the featured guest speaker at the Biking for Babies kickoff event on Sunday, July 12 at Our Lady of Good Help Shrine in Champion, Wis. Biking for Babies Executive Director Nikki Biese will also speak about the mission and impact of Biking for Babies at the kickoff event. For the eleventh year in a row, Biking for Babies is sending out young adults from all sides of the country to spread awareness […] Read More

Feeding America: Eastern Wisconsin to host Farm To Family drive-up food distribution in Fox Valley

Here is a great way to get involved in the community, and help feed those who need it. Per Feeding America’s website: “Feeding America Eastern Wisconsin has partnered with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to distribute healthy food directly to high-need areas, free of charge. Quantities are limited and will be given away on a first come, first served basis. Limit ONE box per vehicle unless picking up on behalf of a homebound individual. How it Works: OPEN TO THE […] Read More

Knights of Columbus Donate Ultrasound Machine to Vida Medical Clinic

Vida Medical Clinic received a new ultrasound machine through donations from the Knights of Columbus. “No woman should feel alone and unsupported when facing the realities of an unplanned pregnancy. The Knights of Columbus have been an important partner in our mission to support and lift up pregnant women, and the ultrasound machine is one of the most important pieces of medical equipment in our clinic,” Vida Executive Director Anne Tretinyak said. “We are grateful for their hard work on […] Read More