October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, and October 15 marks each year’s “Wave of Light Ceremony,” a candle lighting service that brings together those who have grieved the loss of a child in a ceremony of unity. Please consider contributing names for the ceremony. Wave of Light Ceremony - Name Submission
The PPROM Foundation will hold a live streaming event on October 15th beginning at 6pm Eastern Time sharing names submitted by families. Live Facebook Event - Wave of Light Ceremony.
The PPROM Foundation aims to provide resources and support for those who have experienced Preterm Premature Rupture of Membranes (PPROM) in their pregnancy and beyond.
We promote awareness of PPROM through:
Advocacy in Expectant Management, conducted by PPROM parents through support groups and individual consultations.
Partnerships with healthcare providers, hospitals, and organizations who support maternal, fetal / neonatal health, research, and person-centered care in Expectant Management.
The PPROM Registry of individuals diagnosed with PPROM in pregnancy. This Patient-Reported Outcomes (PRO) registry is available to mothers who have concluded their PPROM pregnancy. We observe trends in expectant management, outcomes, and long term effects in survivors. Research partnerships available. More > >
The PPROM Foundation is a registered public charity 501(c)(3), legal name American Alliance for pProm Support
The PPROM Foundation has earned the 2021 Silver Seal of Transparency, a level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world’s largest source of nonprofit information. By sharing metrics that highlight progress The PPROM Foundation is making toward its mission, the organization is helping donors move beyond simplistic ways of nonprofit evaluation such as overhead ratios.