Coburn to speak at Mend banquet

Former U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn, M.D., will be the speaker at the 30th annual Mend Pregnancy Resource Center and Medical Clinic banquet March 9.

“Thirty years is a milestone and it is time to celebrate the many amazing things God has done through the years,” said Mend Executive Director Forrest Cowan.

The banquet is at 6:30 p.m. at the Glenpool Conference Center, 12205 S. Yukon Ave. in Glenpool. The dinner is free but registration is required.  Mend Pregnancy Resource Center, a Christian nonprofit organization, is at 6216 S. Lewis Ave., Suite 100. To register for the banquet, call 918-745-6000 or go online at

Mend offers confidential, nonjudgmental, free services.

“We can confirm that you really are pregnant and provide information you need to make an informed decision. We are here for you. Since we do not perform abortions or arrange adoptions, we have no financial interest in your decision. Find caring, listening help here with information on all options: Abortion, adoption and parenting,” according to the Mend website.