Wow! I cannot even begin to express the gratitude that I feel for those who were able to help with the 3rd Annual SOS Sponsor a Saved Family for the Holidays this year. It truly was amazing what you all have done. This Christmas there were 12 families that we sponsored and 28 kids in … Continue reading 3rd Annual SOS Sponsor a Saved Family for the Holidays Thank You!
It's hard to believe, but the holidays are upon us! Saving Our Sisters has helped dozens of families stay together over the last 4 years. Helping mothers preserve their holiday traditions, by passing them on to their children, is just one blessing that SOS has been able to provide. Which, is to say the least, … Continue reading ‘Tis The Season – An SOS Call To Action
**Names have been changed to protect the identity of parties involved** Sometimes it is not adoption agencies that we have to fight against. Sometimes our emergencies are because of people who are supposed to support, encourage, and protect us - family members. When Lindsey, who is 19, gave birth to her child 3 days ago, … Continue reading SOS Alert: Family in Need; Critical and Time Sensitive
The vision of Saving Our Sisters, founded by Lynn Johansenn, that has garnered overwhelming support from the adoption community, is coming to fruition with the help of Concerned United Birthparents (otherwise known as "CUB"). I am happy to say that, as of today, Saving Our Sisters (otherwise known as "SOS") is officially partnering with CUB. I am … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Concerned United Birthparents Partners with Saving Our Sisters
UPDATE: Since this post has been published, a few things have changed. The transaction from the Gofundme account was reversed so that money never posted to Lynn's bank account. If you are seeking a refund you will have to go directly through GoFundMe. This, however, also reinforces that Lynn stole nothing. Even though SOS is … Continue reading Complete and Total Transparency: Saving Our Sisters is Attacked