Circle Surrogacy Celebrates Milestone Birth of 1,000 Babies

Press Release

The surrogacy agency has been playing a vital role in the family-building options of surrogacy and egg donation since 1995. It has proudly been instrumental in helping gay, straight, and HIV+ intended parents from more than 68 countries start their families.

Read the rest of the release here.


The Oregonian Cites Circle in Article on Growth of Surrogacy


Like states across the country, Oregon has seen a growth in the number of surrogacy arrangements in recent years. With favorable law and policy, the state is one of the more common places intended parents are turning to in order to build their families. The Oregonian asked Circle Surrogacy's president and founder, John Weltman, an expert in assisted reproduction law, for his thoughts:

"Oregon is a great state for surrogacy, no question about it," Welman said, ranking it among the top five places for surrogacy in the country alongside Connecticut, California, Colorado, and Massachusetts.

You can read the full article here.

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung Article Examines D&G's Comments on Children Born through Surrogacy


Are children of surrogate mothers "Synthetic babies," as the fashion designers Dolce & Gabbana have just claimed? Or are they normal children with happy parents? Reporter Katrin Hummel of Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung explores the recent controversy of the Italian fashion designers' remarks, interviewing one family through Circle Surrogacy. 

To purchase the full article, click here

WebTalkRadio: "In Search of Fertility – Domestic Surrogacy"


Circle's Jen Rachman, outreach coordinator and parent through the process, joins WebTalkRadio on their segment "In Search of Fertility - Domestic Surrogacy." Click here to watch.

"It is a big decision to pursue surrogacy. However, once you are ready to move forward there are many factors to navigate. Today you will obtain important must have information as we speak with Jen Rachman from Circle Surrogacy."


BBC's "World Have Your Say" Calls on Circle Surrogate


In the wake of a number of tragic surrogacy stories, Thailand's government has passed legislation banning commercial surrogacy. BBC World Service called upon a panel of surrogacy experts to weigh in with their thoughts during their "World Have Your Say" radio program.

Circle Surrogacy's Minetter Bryant, a program coordinator and herself, and experienced surrogate, shared her knowledge and helped debunk some of the myths behind compensated surrogacy.

"It was something that [my family and I] were doing as a gift for someone else," Minette said, "who wanted to have children the same way that I wanted to have children."

You can listen to the entire episode, which includes interviews with a number of experts, at the webpage for World Have Your Say.

Media / Press Inquiries


Join the Conversation

View Press by Section

View Press by Year

About Circle Surrogacy

Circle Surrogacy is a full service surrogate-parenting agency serving both gay and straight couples and singles. Since 1995, Circle Surrogacy has helped bring to the world nearly 400 babies, with unmatched success rates of close to 100% in clients becoming parents through egg donor surrogacy. Its dedicated staff of professionals is made up of lawyers, social workers, parents through surrogacy, surrogates and past clients. The surrogate mothers who get accepted to the program after careful screening are highly suitable and motivated to help the intended parents have children, and their spouses are also screened to assure they are fully supportive. Circle Surrogacy provides a choice of specialized clinics at locations throughout the country, a large selection of egg donors, swift matching with carefully screened surrogates, and a variety of flexible programs and financial options to suit its clients' unique family choices.