In the News
In addition to immediate family assistance, Aaliyah in Action will continue to remain involved in advocating for paid family leave after experiencing a stillbirth.
FOX 5 Washington DC
October 14, 2022
October is Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month. Advocate Liz O'Donnell joined us to share her personal story and to share tips for grieving moms.
Elizabeth O’Donnell knows the pain of grieving a stillbirth or infant loss, so she founded a nonprofit to ease others’ heartache. She’s also advocating for federal bills aiming to end preventable stillbirths. News4’s Juliana Valencia reports.
Still A Part of Us Podcast
September 18, 2022
Liz tells us of her wonderful daughter, Aaliyah, and the impact this little baby girl had on her parents and the world. Aaliyah was stillborn due to her placenta being too small and "outgrowing it." Liz talks about the joy of finding out that she was pregnant. How the pregnancy was a "perfect" pregnancy. The horror of having to go to the hospital to find out that Aaliyah had passed. Liz talks about what she has done to advocate for more education in the medical field and more awareness about stillbirth in the community.
May 6, 2022
Kristen talks to Elizabeth O'Donnell who lost her daughter Aaliyah. She created an organization called "Aaliyah in Action" to support moms who lost their their baby.