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saveabandonedbabies.org/dawn-geras

Inspired by a newspaper article about a baby found in a dumpster, in 2000 Dawn Geras began her tireless quest to give desperate parents an alternative to unsafe .

saveabandonedbabies.org/for-media

Mar 2, 2016 ... We are happy to assist the media in any way we can. With advanced notice, we can typically locate individuals willing to be interviewed for television, radio and print stories. If you are interested in airing our PSA or doing a story on Safe Haven baby, please contact Dawn Geras at 312-440-0229 and be sure ...

www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-baby-in-shoebox-thirteen-years-later-met-20171013-story.html

Oct 13, 2017 ... Most of them are given up at hospitals, said Dawn Geras, executive director for the Save Abandoned Babies Foundation, which lobbied for the law and now works to educate the public. Joseph, who had by then been a neonatal nurse for more than a decade, knew the law had been passed but had never ...

www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/oak-park/news/ct-oak-aidan-jane-hospital-tl-1012-20171004-story.html

Oct 5, 2017 ... Dawn Geras of the Save Abandoned Babies Foundation was also on hand for Aidan Jane's visit. Geras has kept in touch with the Millar-Nicholsons for years. " She's everything you could ever dream of wanting in a child," Geras said. "It makes my heart break thinking of the parents that needed to use the ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Dawn+Geras&v=4gsCIxtoCUk
Apr 29, 2016 ... Since the passage of the "Save Abandoned Babies" law, some 112 newborn children were dropped off at rescue sites, where the mother can leave a child without any questions being asked. We speak here with Dawn Geras, founder of the "Save Abandoned Babies" Foundation, to hear how the law works, ...

splinternews.com/how-many-newborns-are-discarded-in-the-u-s-no-one-kno-1793847106

Apr 14, 2015 ... Dawn Geras, president of the Save Abandoned Babies Foundation, is the woman many Safe Haven advocates depend on for national statistics, because Geras is one of the few who keep these records. According to Geras, since the first Safe Haven law was passed in 1999, almost 3,000 babies have been ...

www.nwherald.com/2017/04/14/lake-in-the-hills-family-adopts-daughter-under-safe-haven-law/asae2ay

Apr 15, 2017 ... Dawn Geras was one of the founders of the Save Abandoned Babies Foundation , and part of the group that drafted the first Safe Haven law, which was adopted in 2001 in Illinois. She was inspired to do something after reading a news article about babies being thrown into the garbage. “We started out with ...

www.dailyherald.com/article/20160817/news/160819211

Aug 17, 2016 ... But Dawn Geras, founder of the Chicago-based Save Abandoned Babies Foundation, said the lack of awareness is more of a community problem that everyone can help solve. "There are a lot of ways people can help to get the information out there," she said. "We just need people to take action so they ...

www.nhregister.com/connecticut/article/Connecticut-advocates-seek-better-awareness-of-11311482.php

Mar 24, 2017 ... Dawn Geras, founder of the Illinois-based Save Abandoned Babies Foundation, has sought inexpensive ways to advertise the legislation. For one, she asked the production company of the “Chicago” TV franchise to make sure signs on locations where babies can be dropped off appear on police and fire ...