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Twenty-Seven Groups Boomeranged Their Baby Bottles Back to Fresh Start Pregnancy Center


Every Mother’s Day for several years now, Fresh Start Pregnancy Resource Center delivers hundreds of baby bottles to churches and organizations in Polk County who agree to help with their largest annual fundraiser.  This year, twenty-five churches and two organizations filled baby bottles with coins, cash and checks.  The participants had about six weeks to fill the bottles and return them on Father’s Day, June 19.

Fresh Start would like to thank all the wonderful people and organizations who took the time to give generously and return their baby bottles to help them raise $11,762.98.

Fresh Start is a 501 C-3 Non-profit Ministry that provides many services to moms, dads and babies in Polk County.  Those services are:  pregnancy tests, education information on fetal development, information regarding options, risks and consequences of abortion, referrals to healthcare facilities, maternity homes, and other community resources, Family support mentoring, First Time Mom Program, Life Skills Classes and Earn While You Learn Program.

The Mission of Fresh Start is to provide compassionate mentoring, practical help and accurate information to women and men facing unplanned pregnancies or past abortions; openly sharing the love, hope and truth of Jesus Christ.

The Pregnancy Resource Center is easy to find right in the City Limits of Mena, at 1308 Hwy 71N, directly across the highway from Sun Country Inn in the Rock House.    Fresh Start’s friendly, trained staff is available Monday – Wednesday from 9:30-5:30 and Thursday 1-5:30.  You can reach them by calling 479-394-1186; email them at:; check out their website:; or Like them on Facebook.

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