News & Updates


CNL’s First Ever Virtual 5K

Join Cradling New Life and run, walk, roll & stroll 3.1 miles to benefit Iowa’s smallest fighters! Join us for our first-ever #ForTheBabies Virtual 5K! All you have to do to participate is register for the event and post/tag @CradlingNewLife on Facebook and Instagram over the weekend of October 21-23. The best part about a […]

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Cradling New Life awarded MDRT Grant

“This grant will go far in helping Cradling New Life achieve its goals of increasing assistance…and the number of families we are able to help.” -Cradling New Life President Mindy Nelson The MDRT Foundation has awarded a USD $5,000 grant to Cradling New Life, a Des Moines-based charity that provides assistance to families with babies […]

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2022 Raffle: A Party Made In Iowa

ENTER HERE for a chance to win the Cradling New Life’s 2022 raffle prize, sponsored and provided by McCuen’s Pub. The winner will take home a white, 60-quart Grizzly cooler (made in Decorah, Iowa) and a selection of adult beverages, all Iowa-made, that includes: 750 ml. Bottle of Prairie Fire Cinnamon Whiskey 1 L. Bottle […]

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8th Annual Golf Tournament Update 3.26.22

WOW!!! We have a new record for selling out our 36 team spots for the Cradling New Life golf tournament. Never before have we had a full tournament 8 weeks prior to the event! Thank you, golfers!! We are still accepting all donations for the silent auction, door prizes, and golfer goodie bags. Please reach […]

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8th Annual Golf Tournament

Cradling New Life’s golf tournament returns to Copper Creek Golf Course in Pleasant Hill. Join us Saturday, May 21, 2022 for a day of play with your team of four, sign up as a tournament sponsor, or be a volunteer for the event!

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7th Annual Cradling New Life Golf Tournament

Register your golf team by May 29, 2021                               Be a Sponsor! Registration for sponsors below. Sponsorship Packages Singleton package $100.00 USDTwin package $300.00 USDTriplet Package $550.00 USDQuadruplet Package $900.00 USDQuintuplet $2,000.00 USD

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Win a Blackstone Griddle!

Buy raffle tickets for your chance to win a Blackstone 4-Burner, 36-inch Gas Griddle in Classic Black and a 6-Piece Deluxe Spatula Griddle Kit! While the ticket sales and drawing are a part of the 7th Annual Cradling New Life Golf Tournament, you do not need to be present to win. Buy tickets (each ticket […]

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