Fontebella News


Fontebella Maternity Home Christmas Wish List

December 2, 2014

If you would like to give a gift this holiday season to Fontebella, we are looking for the following. Thank you and happy holidays to all! Newborn Diapers Baby Wipes Bassinets Toilet Paper Paper Towels/Napkins Cleaning Supplies Laundry Detergent Fabric Sheets Gas Gift Cards Walmart Gift Cards Furnace Central Air Unit Tile Flooring New Car […]View More


THANK YOU!!!!!! to an Anonymous Donor

March 20, 2014

Fontebella recently received a VERY generous donation from an anonymous donor.  On behalf of the Fontebella family, its mothers and babies, we would like to thank you from the bottom of our hearts!  Your donation will not only go to good use, but it will help mothers and babies that truly need it. Thank you […]View More


Save The Date – 6th Annual Dinner Banquet March 21, 2015

January 1, 2013

6th Annual Dinner Banquet Saturday, March 21 Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Location: Four Points by Sheraton in Fairview Heights, IL Guest Speaker: Rick Horton Ricky Horton is an American former Major League Baseball player who pitched from 1984 to 1990. He was known as Ricky during his playing career, but now goes by Rick. He […]View More


Youth Serves Fontebella

November 27, 2012

Austin Lee a 17 year old Life Scout with Troop 78 in Shiloh knocked on our door, introduced himself and said he would like to support Fontebella and our mission by completing a service project for us as he worked towards the completion of Eagle Scout. Austin   learned of Fontebella through his church, First Baptist […]View More


Ladies from Swansea Cambridge House take Action!

July 18, 2012

When the ladies of the Swansea Cambridge House heard about our ministry at Fontebella, they just didn’t sit back and read the article, they took action!  The ladies got together and started to spread the word about our ministry – they collected items for our young ladies and their babies. Mamy of the ladies grabbed […]View More


8th Graders from Holy Trinity Make a difference

June 7, 2012

   What an unexpected surprise to receive a phone call from Victoria, an 8th grade student at Holy Trinity Roman Catholic School. Victoria organized a fundraiser for Fontebella Maternity Home during the final days of the 2012 school year. With approval from the school Principal, Holy Trinity students were allowed to dress down and not […]View More


O’Fallon Assembly of God Serves Fontebella

June 7, 2012

At 8:00am on a Saturday morning, cars, trucks, and over 20 members of the O’Fallon Assembly of God Church arrived at Fontebella.  We were the lucky recipient’s of the congregations Servolution.  Volunteers came with shovels, rakes, hammers and work gloves; they were men, women, and children – and they were all there to help Fontebella. […]View More


Combined Federal Campaign

November 7, 2011

Fontebella is officially recognized by the CFC.  When the time comes to fill out your payroll deduction, be sure to designate your donation to Fontebella Maternity Home  #62145.  Your monthly donation will allow us to continue our ministry with young ladies as they prepare for a safe birth and raising a healthy baby.                                                               […]View More


Shiloh United Methodist Mens Group

October 28, 2011

  Take one weekend and the workings of the magnificent men from Shiloh United Methodist Church and Fontebellas Farmhouse became visible.  Sitting vacant for two years, the bushes and weeds had over taken  our wonderful home, but thanks to the wonderful sharing of there time and manpower we can be see from the street once […]View More


Fontebella Maternity Shelter Launches New Website

September 26, 2011

To better serve, inform and educate, Fontebella Maternity Shelter has launched a new website. Please browse through our new site and contact us with any questions, comments or suggestions.  We would love to hear from you. A special thanks to Visual Lure web design for such a great new website.View More