Dawn Bennet

by Olivia

Posted on 2022-08-31 at 16:10:43

Dawn has a passion for helping to grow families. She first became a surrogate in 2007 and has carried 11 Surro-babies since then. We learn what motivates this extraordinary woman to help so many and what joy she receives along each journey.  Dawn has 3 adult children of her own and is “auntie” to 11 Surro-babies. Although Dawn’s heart is full, she continues to  help grow families.


First Fertility is a global IVF and surrogacy provider with hubs in South-East Asia and Russia.Their surrogacy programs drastically reduce the costs of family-building by utilising IVF and surrogacy procedures in countries with lower professional salaries. Countries such as Russia offer significant savings on all aspects of the process . First Fertility offers Fixed cost […]

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Growing Families has a decade of experience of working with government and agencies during crises to guide parents and their newborns through safe exit processes. These have included a military coup in Thailand, earthquakes in Nepal, sudden changes in laws in India and Cambodia and of course airspace closures in Ukraine during the worst of […]