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Jun 05, 2014, 08:30 ET
AFA Honorary Board Co-Chairs, Brenda Strong and Stuart Bell (PRNewsFoto/American Fertility Association)

The American Fertility Association Announces Honorary Board

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA), a national non-profit organization committed to helping people find their unique path to...

May 28, 2014, 08:30 ET
Brenda Strong, Actress and National Spokesperson for The American Fertility Association (PRNewsFoto/American Fertility Association)

The American Fertility Association Celebrates Family Building At Illuminations LA 2014

The American Fertility Association (The AFA) recently honored three individuals at Illuminations LA 2014, celebrating the work the organization...

Feb 12, 2014, 11:53 ET
Growing Your Family - LGBTQ Options.  (PRNewsFoto/The American Fertility Association)

The American Fertility Association, Along with Fairfax Cryobank, to Host 'Growing Your Family: LGBTQ Options' Educational Event in Philadelphia

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA) and Fairfax Cryobank announced today a free, educational event about family-building options...

Feb 03, 2014, 08:35 ET
Sir Elton John and David Furnish receive The American Fertility Association's Advocacy Award from board of directors member Guy Ringler, M.D.(PRNewsFoto/The American Fertility Association)

The American Fertility Association Receives Educational Grant from The Elton John AIDS Foundation for Outreach Services Helping HIV-Positive Individuals Safely Have Biological Children

 The Elton John AIDS Foundation (EJAF) announced an educational grant to The American Fertility Association (AFA), for the purpose of...

Jan 06, 2014, 08:30 ET
American Fertility Association.  (PRNewsFoto/American Fertility Association)

Brooklyn to Host Lesbian Pregnancy Educational Gathering, Presented by The American Fertility Association and California Cryobank

NEW YORK, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – The American Fertility Association (The AFA) and California Cryobank, announced today a free,...

Nov 12, 2013, 08:30 ET
Dr. Alan Penzias receives his award at Illuminations NYC. (PRNewsFoto/The American Fertility Association)

The American Fertility Association Honors Actress Nia Vardalos, Dr. Alan Penzias at Annual Fundraising Gala

 Two hundred and fifty supporters joined the board and staff of The American Fertility Association (The AFA) at The Yale Club in Manhattan for...

Oct 15, 2013, 08:30 ET
American Fertility Association Logo.  (PRNewsFoto/The American Fertility Association)

Following Substantial Growth, The American Fertility Association Adds Seven New Board Members

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA) announced today the addition of...

Oct 14, 2013, 08:35 ET
Combating Infertility During Military Service can be ordered free at www.theafa.org. (PRNewsFoto/American Fertility Association)

Fertility Support for Military Families Addressed in New AFA Publication "Combating Infertility During Military Service"

 The American Fertility Association announced today the release of its publication, "Combating Infertility During Military Service"...

Sep 18, 2013, 08:30 ET
Gay Women's Gathering Comes to Miami Beach.  (PRNewsFoto/The American Fertility Association)

Miami Beach to Host Lesbian Pregnancy Educational Gathering, Presented by The American Fertility Association and California Cryobank

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA) and California Cryobank, announced today a free, educational event about pregnancy and family-...

Jun 14, 2013, 08:30 ET
Pregnant Lesbian Couple.  (PRNewsFoto/The American Fertility Association)

Lesbian Family Building Seminar at the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA), in association with California Cryobank, announced today a free seminar focused on family...

Jan 09, 2013, 08:30 ET

The American Fertility Association, Along with Brooklyn Community Pride Center and California Cryobank, Presents Family Building Seminar for Lesbians

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA), in association with California Cryobank, announced today a free seminar about family building...

Nov 29, 2012, 08:35 ET

Todd Ellison from Broadway's "Annie" and Brenda Strong from TNT's "Dallas" Highlight CharityBuzz.com Auction Benefiting The American Fertility Association

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA) announced today two fundraising packages available on CharityBuzz.com to support their work of...

Nov 05, 2012, 08:35 ET

The American Fertility Association Educates Patients About Elective Single Embryo Transfer (eSET)

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA) recognizes the significance of the report released November 1, 2012, by The Centers for Disease...

Jul 19, 2012, 08:15 ET

The American Fertility Association Announces 'Family Building Options for Men with HIV'

The American Fertility Association (The AFA) announced today the initiation of a program designed to reach men living with HIV who want to create a...

Jun 14, 2012, 07:55 ET

The American Fertility Association's National Spokesperson to Star on TNT's "Dallas"

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA) congratulates National Spokesperson Brenda Strong on the premiere of the TNT series "Dallas." Ms....

May 18, 2012, 08:40 ET

Family Building Seminar for Lesbians at the LA Gay & Lesbian Center

The American Fertility Association (The AFA), in association with California Cryobank, announced today a free seminar focused on family building...

Mar 27, 2012, 08:20 ET

The American Fertility Association Releases Infertility Awareness Stamp

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA) announced today the release of a postage stamp highlighting infertility awareness. The stamp is...

Jan 30, 2012, 07:55 ET

The American Fertility Association Elects New Board Leadership

 The American Fertility Association (The AFA), a 501(c)(3) national not-for-profit organization, announced that a new slate of officers has...

Sep 19, 2011, 07:50 ET

The American Fertility Association Adds Five New Board Members

The American Fertility Association (The AFA), a 501(c)(3) national non-profit organization, announced today that it has added five new Directors to...

Jun 21, 2011, 07:45 ET

Disney/ABC Television Group Sponsors The American Fertility Association's Infertility Prevention Program

The American Fertility Association (The AFA) announced today that the Disney/ABC Television Group has given a generous, unrestricted educational...