Sara Fehrman

by Sam everingham

Posted on 2018-05-11 at 23:47:44

Sara is a 34 year old Canadian mother of three children, She had several close friends who experienced fertility struggles and has always wanted to help in some way. She registered as a surrogate in 2016 with Canadian Fertility Consultants and after medical screening, counseling and deep consideration was introduced to a Victoria-based couple, Rachel and Craig. On their 3rd transfer Sara became pregnant, and gave birth in February 2018. She is in the beginning stages of a second journey.


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