The Difference Between My Two Cycles: An Egg Donor’s Experience

At Circle we receive many questions about the egg donation process. Becoming an egg donor involves applying, matching, psychological and medical screening, contracts, medications, monitoring appointments, retrieval, and compensation. Even with this general process, every egg donor cycle is unique. As a two-time egg donor, here’s a back-to-back comparison of my experiences. Egg Donor Matching […]

New Fertility Research Study about Traveling Abroad for Treatments

Recently Amy Speier, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of Texas at Arlington, contacted us about a new research study she is doing about traveling for fertility treatments. Below we’ve included a letter she has written asking parents to participate in this study. Learning more about individual experiences with infertility can help many people who are […]

Photos from Our Circle Surrogacy Oslo Reunion

Both Brett Griffin-Young (International Outreach Associate) and Dean Hutchison (Director of Legal Services) traveled to Oslo, Norway over the summer to meet with intended parents at the beginning of their journey. They also put together a reunion (with the help of Jenn Skarinka, our in-house event planner) to meet with families who have had their […]