What We Do

All circumstances differ, as do the emotions endured. Many go home while their baby remains hospitalized for days, weeks, and even months. The Cradling New Life Mission is to address the needs of families enduring the struggles of pre-term labor, premature birth, or other ill little ones in Iowa hospitals' Neonatal Intensive Care Units by raising awareness and establishing a unified footprint toward their needs.

News and Updates

Summer is coming soon! Be ready for summer nights with a movie on the backyard big screen and s’mores around the fire pit! Here’s how to get the whole set […]

Cradling New Life’s golf tournament returns to Copper Creek Golf Course in Pleasant Hill. Join us Saturday, June 3, 2023 for a day of play with your team of four, sign up […]

Register your four-person best ball team today! Click the button below to get started. New this year: You may notice that the cost of registration has increased. Why? Registration now includes […]

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 […]

“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 […]

How we have been helping

Baby Brooks

Brooks’ ultrasound came back abnormal during his mom’s pregnancy. It was discovered that he had a mass on his left lung. Between that and his mom’s high blood pressure, doctors […]

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Baby Weston

Weston’s mama experienced placenta previa during her pregnancy which led to her being life flighted to Des Moines from Algona. This family had a long way to travel for visits […]

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