Promoting a culture of life in Shelby County, Ohio


Right to Life News

Abortion pill reversal info

US/Worldwide Abortion Counter

Right to Life and a Culture of Marriage

RTL Oratory Contest

Life Chain

Spreading the prolife message during parade season

Scramble-4-Life Golf Outing

RTL Garage Sale

Candlelight Vigil

Shelby County Fair booth

Shelby County Right to Life Oratory Contest Information

Important Dates

Registration Deadline: Thursday, February 14
2019 Local Contest Date: Monday, February 18 (President’s Day), 6:30 pm in Sidney
State Contest: Saturday, April 27 in Columbus
National Contest: July 6, in Charleston, SC


All high school juniors and seniors who are residents of Shelby County or attend a Shelby County high school are eligible to participate in the Shelby County Right to Life Oratory Contest.


Prizes for 1st through 3rd places are $300, $150, and $100 respectively. The winner will continue to the state contest, with the chance of winning a trip to the national competition.

Contact Anne Schmiesing at 937-492-5584 or by e-mail with questions or to register.

Forms for March for Life Bus Trips in the Area (January 2019)

The following links will download pdf forms for the bus trips departing from each respective location:

Darke County


Mercer County

Wapakoneta (itinerary)

Wapakoneta (form 1)

Wapakoneta (form 2)

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