Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness

​​​​of Washington County, MD


2019 Events & Fundraisers

All events and fundraisers listed below are hosted by Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness of WCMD.

For a list of other local events and activities, click on the "Community Events/Activities" tab.

Monarch Waystation

Our Monarch Waystation is now open for visitation!

Click on the butterfly picture to the left for more information.

Butterfly Release & Monarch Waystation Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Join us for our annual butterfly release on

Saturday, August 17, 2019  at 10:00 am.

We will combine our annual Butterfly Release with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for our new Monarch Waystation. We will reveal the name of our waystation and hope to have another special announcement to share during the ceremony.

Everyone will be able to release at least one butterfly.

Please register for the event so we know how many people to expect.

Click on the picture to the left to register.

Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Virtual Walk

Our Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Virtual Walk is a month long event to spread awareness and start conversations about Pregnancy & Infant Loss.

The virtual walk will take place during the entire month of October, Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month.

See our Virtual Walk page for more information.

Registration coming soon!

Karaoke Fundraiser and Silent Auction

Sunday, October 6

2:00 pm until 6:00 pm

Come out and sing your favorite songs or cheer on your friends and family.

Bid on auction items and play cornhole on the deck.

$1.00 from every soda and beer purchased will be donated to PAILA of WCMD.

Antietam Brewery

140 Western Maryland Pkwy

Hagerstown, MD 21740

A Walk to Remember

Join us for our 10th annual Walk to Remember on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 7:00 pm. 

Doors will open at 6:30 pm.

Saint Andrew Presbyterian Church

10813 Donelson Drive

Willialmsport, MD 21795


The evening will include a memorial service, candlelight walk, and balloon (biodegradable) release. We will also have t-shirts and sweatshirts for sale.  A list of baby names will be listed on the back of each t-shirt/sweatshirt.  A link to order will be posted prior to the event.

Everyone who resisters will received a set of 10 luminaries to display on October 15 to help spread awareness about Pregnancy & Infant Loss. Luminaries will be given out at A Walk to Remember. They will not be shipped.

Click on the picture to the left to register.

How You Can Help

If you are unable to attend a fundraiser or events, please consider donating. Your donation will help spread awareness and provide support services and memorial items, as well as fund for our events that benefit those coping with pregnancy and infant loss. Donations can be made to:

Checks can be mailed to:


PO Box 4538

Hagerstown, MD 21742

You can also send donations via Venmo. Search for Brianne Bearese of PAILA of WCMD.

We are grateful for all donations, no matter the size.