Kristi Johnson: A Surrogacy Journey

Surrogacy Story

At Circle, we’ve worked with surrogates for over 20 years. We’ve seen just about everything. Every surrogacy journey is unique and every surrogate’s experience is completely her own. We’re fortunate to have many surrogates and parents through surrogacy that work here on our team to help our intended parents and surrogates through the process. Kristi Johnson, […]

Struggling with Infertility? It May Be Time to Explore Egg Donation

Egg Donation Options

Your road to parenthood can be on it’s own schedule – and it’s frustrating and devastating when you have no control of when it’s going to happen for you. One in eight people experience infertility; and chances are, you know someone who is going through IVF or experiencing delays in getting pregnant naturally. Or, perhaps […]

Surrogacy Requirements: Why is BMI Important?

One of our most asked surrogate questions is “why does BMI matter for becoming a surrogate?” We understand the frustration and confusion around the subject. This question has only become more prevalent in recent years, as BMI has been analyzed by many doctors, nutritionists, and scientists to gauge the accuracy of the measurement for judging health. We […]

Infertility: Don’t Ask and Don’t Assume

Emily's Blog

In recognition of National Infertility Awareness Week, April 21st-27th 2019, we’re posting a blog that shines a light on the causes of infertility and the men and women it affects.  Infertility is sneaky. It can consume someone’s emotional and physical well-being, however you can’t tell someone is struggling with infertility just by looking at them. Anyone can face challenges building […]

IVF: When is it Time to Stop Treatment and Try Something Else

Growing your family through IVF can be an emotional, physical and financial investment. With each cycle there can be anxiety, stress and hope.. Unfortunately there can also sometimes be failure. Women – and their partners – who face infertility are resilient, determined and strong. They put their bodies and emotional well-being through a tremendous amount […]

Circle Attends CancerCon 2018 in Denver

Jen (left) and Tara (right) are ready to rock CancerCon)

CancerCon is the annual, international gathering of the young adult cancer movement. And once again, Circle was proud to be part of the weekend-long event, held this year in Denver.  Jen Rachman, who is a cancer survivor, parent through surrogacy, and an Outreach Associate at Circle, was in attendance sharing her experience and educating others about building a […]

Circle Supports Resolve New England at Annual Fertility Conference

Resolve NE Fertility Conference

It was an emotional and educational day at the 2017 Resolve New England Fertility Conference last weekend in Massachusetts. Circle was honored to once again be part of this event. The day started with a keynote address from Nancy Kerrigan, Olympic, World and National champion figure skater, and Massachusetts native. Nancy shared her experience of […]