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Take a stand for life!

From March 5 - April 13, 40 Days for Life ... a peaceful, prayerful, effective, coordinated international mobilization ... takes place in our community. We pray that, with God's help, this will mark the beginning of the end of abortion in our city -- and beyond.

Sign up for our peaceful prayer vigil by clicking here: vigil schedule.


Charleston Women's Center
1312 Ashley River Road
Charleston, South Carolina

Contact us
To learn more, or let us know you feel called to serve God in this effort, please contact the local 40 Days for Life leadership team:

Campaign events

  • Kickoff Rally
    Thursday, March 6 at 7 pm
    At the vigil location

    This is an ecumenical event geared toward kicking off our spring vigil with a united prayer front. We will have a few local pastors speak along with some great fellowship time. The event should last about an hour.
  • Midpoint Rally
    Tuesday, March 25 at 6 pm
    At the vigil location

    This will be our candlelight vigil during the campaign. Shawn Carney from the National 40 Days for Life will be visiting the site to encourage our volunteers.
  • Closing Rally
    Sunday, April 13 at 2pm
    14 Ravenna Avenue, Hanahan

    At the end of the campaign, we always host a victory rally. This will be a potluck event with time to share our stories of the saves we've had over the past 40 days.

Special events

  • Rosary with Bishop Robert Guglielmone
    Thursday, April 10 at 7 pm At the vigil location

Other special events

Get the latest updates

Be sure to sign-up for updates and prayer requests using the form at the top right of this page to find out how YOU can help make a lifesaving impact as part of our local 40 Days for Life campaign.

Support this local effort

Want to help financially assist our local 40 Days for Life effort? Get in touch with us through the contact information listed above to find out how you can help to make a difference right here in our community.

Learn more about the international 40 Days for Life campaign.

• Prayer and fasting:

Christ told us that some demons can only be driven out by prayer and fasting. The two go hand in hand.
• Peaceful vigil:

40 Days for Life's most visible aspect is a peaceful prayer vigil outside an abortion facility.
• Community outreach:

During 40 Days for Life, the message is proactively taken to the community through focused efforts.

• 600,000 participants
• 16,500 churches
• 2,786 total campaigns
• 522 cities
• 21 countries
• 8,245 lives saved
• 88 workers quit
• 45 clinics closed