Five Questions to Ask Before You Donate

Thinking about becoming an egg donor?  While at first glance you might meet the basic requirements(18 to 33 and a healthy BMI) and you’re ready to jump in feet first, there are a few other important factors to consider. Here are some questions to ask yourself before...

A day in the life of Tanya Rubin

Tanya Rubin is a qualified counsellor, registered social worker and logotherapist, and most importantly, one of Nurture’s fab donor liaisons! This mom of two is also a former infertility patient, with one IVF baby and one “free gift”. Besides her Nurture work, Tanya...

EGG DONATION MYTHS – BUSTED!

In your quest to become a well-informed egg donor, you’ve no doubt encountered one or more misconceptions around the process that may have you a bit concerned. Fear not, we’re here to talk through some of the most common ones – so grab a cup of coffee, kick back and...

Retrieval Day: What to have on hand

Getting ready for your first donation? If you’re anything like we are, preparation is everything! One of our former donors – who has six donations under her belt – share s her must-have items for retrieval day! Comfortable clothing Clothing that is comfortable and...

Egg donation in a nutshell

Maybe you’ve seen a Facebook ad or a flyer. Perhaps you’ve overheard a conversation on the topic. But what exactly is egg donation? We break it down for you. Put a label on it Simply put, egg donation is when one woman donates some of her eggs to another woman with...

A glass of bubbles with Melany Bartok

One half of the dynamic duo, Melany Bartok co-founded Nurture with Tertia Albertyn in 2008. Nurture’s general manager and a former donor herself, Mel is fiercely protective of her donors and will take on people several times her sizes to protect their interests! Get...

An international recipient shares her fertility journey….

“I cannot recommend enough the extraordinary experience I had working with the kind, loving, mindful, dedicated, authentic, honest, committed partners and team at Nurture for helping me find my divine, anonymous egg donor and their heart felt support in my fertility...

“I’m forever grateful I could be a part of it all”

“On receipt of the news that her recipient is pregnant our beautiful egg donor had this to say: I don’t even know what to say, I am totally speechless and covered in tears. Thank you so much for informing me about this wonderful news, I really appreciate...

Awesome recipient feedback

“Thank you for everything. Thank you for making this road easier to travel. You have been there through and through. What more could I have asked for when I have had a wonderful egg donor agency, an awesome egg donor, an amazing and kind doctor…I am...