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RESOLVE’s Night of Hope Gala Celebrates Standout Contributions to Family Building Community

(McLean, VA, November 10, 2022) – RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association is pleased to announce the 2022 Hope Award recipients. On Monday, November 14, at Capitale in New Your City, RESOLVE will present the awards with our co-hosts CNN Reporter, Chole Melas, and actor, writer, advocate, Kellee Stewart.

As the organization that supports and provides a voice for all people challenged in their family building journey, RESOLVE established the Hope Awards to recognize professionals, companies, volunteers, and the media who truly impact those struggling to build a family.

The 2022 Hope Award honorees are:
Barbara Eck Founders Award – Joy Lewin
Risa A. Levine RESOLVE Advocacy Legacy Award – Paula Amato, MD
Hope Award for Access – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Hope Award for Achievement – Broken Brown Egg
Hope Award for Advocacy – American Women’s Medical Association
Hope Award for Advocacy – Alliance for Fertility Preservation
Hope Award for Service – Sue Johnston
Hope Award for Social Influence – Kellee Stewart

We celebrate and appreciate our Hope Award honorees for their dedication to ensuring that all people challenged in their family building journey reach resolution through being empowered by knowledge, supported by community, united by advocacy, and inspired to act,” said Barbara Collura, RESOLVE’s President/CEO.

While the in-person event is sold out, members of the public can view the event via livestream on Monday, November 14, from 7:00-9:00 PM ET via the Night of Hope website,

The Night of Hope brings together more than 450 leaders and influencers in the family building community to show their support for the honorees and raise funds to help RESOLVE make access to care a reality. Past Hope Award honorees include USA Today, Starbucks, Bill and Giuliana Rancic, The View, National Public Radio, Self Magazine, CNN Anchor Alisyn Camerota, The Bob Woodruff Foundation, and the American Society for Reproductive Medicine.

For more information regarding the Night of Hope and the Hope Award recipients, visit

RESOLVE gratefully acknowledges the 2022 Night of Hope Sponsors: Cooper Surgical, CCRM, EMD Serono, Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Organon, Progyny, US Fertility.

About RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association: Established in 1974, RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association is a non-profit organization with the only established, nationwide network mandated to promote reproductive health and to ensure equal access to all family building options for men and women experiencing infertility or other reproductive disorders. One in eight U.S. couples of childbearing age has trouble conceiving or carrying a pregnancy to term. RESOLVE addresses this public health issue by providing community to these women and men, connecting them with others who can help, empowering them to find resolution and giving voice to their demands for access to all family building options. For more information, visit