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

(McLean, VA, October 13, 2020) – RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association is pleased to announce the 2020 Hope Award recipients. The Hope Awards, which recognize professionals, companies, volunteers, and the media who truly impact those struggling to build a family, will be presented at RESOLVE’s Virtual Night of Hope Gala on November 12, 8:00-9:30 PM EST, 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. This year’s theme for Night of Hope is Back to the Future as we showcase the outstanding achievements of those that impact access to care and awareness.

The 2020 Hope Award honorees are:

RESOLVE Advocacy Legacy Award – Crystal Wilson
Hope Award for Access – Cadence
Hope Award for Advocacy – Serena Chen, MD
Hope Award for Advocacy – Andy CohenBravo TV
Hope Award for Advocacy – Chloe MelasCNN

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. “We want to remind the Night of Hope audience that even though so much of this year felt like a pause, advocating for greater access to care and opening doors to opportunities for all who struggle to build a family is still happening.

The Night of Hope brings together more than 500 leaders and influencers in the family building community to “party for a purpose” and help make access to care a reality. Past Hope Award honorees include USA Today, Starbucks, Bill and Giuliana Rancic, The ViewNational Public RadioSelf MagazineCNN Anchor Alisyn Camerota, The Bob Woodruff Foundation, ABC News, Target, LinkedIn, 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 2020 Night of Hope Sponsors: Presenting Sponsor Cooper Genomics; Hope Award Sponsors, EMD Serono, Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Merck, Progyny, and Shady Grove Fertility.

RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association is a national nonprofit patient advocacy organization. One in eight U.S. couples of childbearing-age has trouble conceiving or carrying a pregnancy to term. Founded in 1974, RESOLVE provides free support groups in more than 200 communities; is the leading patient advocacy voice; and serves as the go-to organization for anyone challenged in their family building. For more information, visit