TERRE HAUTE -- The Wabash Valley Right to Life will host a fundraising dinner Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, with guest speaker Father Frank Pavone.
Father Pavone is the National Director of Priests for Life.
He will speak on "Working in Collaboration for the Culture of Life."
Those interested in hosting a table or attending the dinner should call 812-232-2434.
Father Pavone, originally from New York, was ordained in 1988 by Cardinal John O'Connor.
He is a priest of the Amarillo Diocese and serves full-time in prolife leadership with his bishop's permission.
In 1993, he became National Director of Priests for Life.
He is also the President of the National Pro-Life Religious Council, and the National Pastoral Director of Rachel's Vineyard, the world's largest ministry of healing after abortion.
He travels throughout the country to an average of four states every week, preaching and teaching against abortion.
He produces programs regularly for religious and secular radio and television networks.
He was asked by Mother Teresa to speak in India on the life issues and has addressed the pro-life caucus of the United States House of Representatives.
He has served as an official of the Pontifical Council for the Family at the Vatican, which coordinates the pro-life activities of the Catholic Church.
He received the "Proudly Pro-Life Award," by the National Right to Life Committee.