Trisomy Awareness Month Recap
March 31, 2023

As Trisomy Awareness Month draws to a close, I wanted to take this opportunity to reiterate the points we made in our very first post this month on Trisomy Awareness. We addressed five reasons to remember Trisomy Awareness Month, and in this blog post, we will dive into these points in greater detail. Our first […]

Board Member – Lisa McLain
February 15, 2023

Up next for our February leader feature is Board Member, Lisa McLain! Lisa has served as one of the founding members of the Verity’s Village Board of Directors. As a passionate advocate for the value of all human life, Lisa has helped raise awareness for our mission by organizing community events. She also volunteers as […]

Sanctity of Life: Village Update
January 26, 2023

On January 22 (Sanctity of Life Sunday), our founder and president gave a ministry update to the congregation of Northview Church. We thought it would be appropriate to record and share the information on our blog. Her words are written out below. As an alternative, you can watch her presentation here. (Go to the 32-minute […]

Social Media Manager – Brooke Shambley
January 9, 2023

While still actively collecting interviews from our last few board members, I decided to take January to introduce myself, Brooke Shambley. As the Social Media Manager for Verity’s Village, I create regular content for our Facebook and Instagram page alongside Beverly Jacobson. In addition to social media duties, I also help compile blog posts from […]

A Review of 2022
December 30, 2022

Verity’s Village provides encouragement, education, and practical support for families who receive a life-limiting prenatal diagnosis for their baby. Our vision is to change the narrative surrounding genetic anomalies from HEARTACHE to HOPE! This 2022 review examines these efforts to achieve our mission. A GLOBAL REACH While most of our Village members are located in […]

Board Member – Shauna Bromell
December 14, 2022

Drumroll, please! This December, we are featuring Shauna Bromell, one of our dedicated board members. Our goal is to feature each of those who serve behind the scenes for Verity’s Village to allow our followers and members to get to know the people who make Verity’s Village possible. Shauna, thank you so much for allowing […]

Kori’s Story: Jacklyn’s Journey
December 5, 2022

Jacklyn’s Journey began in March of 2021 when we found out that we were pregnant with our 3rd baby girl. I went in for a regular anatomy ultrasound around 20 weeks, and it was discovered that our baby girl had some markers pointing to a possible genetic condition. She had a large hole in her […]

Secretary of the Board of Directors
November 2, 2022

This November, we are featuring our current Secretary of the Board of Directors for Verity’s Village to allow our followers and members to get to know each of the people who make Verity’s Village possible. Janet Vickery joined the board of directors in July, 2022. As the secretary, Janet keeps minutes of board meetings. Janet, […]

Retired Secretary of the Board of Directors
October 14, 2022

Each month, we are featuring one of the leaders within Verity’s Village on our blog to allow our followers and members to get to know the people behind the computer screen and across the miles. Rhonda Jacobson served as secretary of the board of directors from the inception of Verity’s Village. During her tenure as […]

Rebekah’s Story: Never Give Up
October 5, 2022

In September 2022, Verity’s Village reached out to our group offering to share their special stories on our blog. Rebekah agreed to share the story of her pregnancy with her son Samuel who was born with Trisomy 18. Below is her story in her own words, edited for space and clarity. Rebekah’s Story: Never Give Up […]