Intro to My Donor Egg Story

Written by on June 19, 2017.

Fairfax EggBank has partnered with Parents Via Egg Donation (PVED) to launch a blog series written by Heather, a recent egg donor recipient at Fairfax EggBank. Our hope is that through PVED, Heather’s voice can be shared with others who are just beginning their donor egg journey and are seeking authentic experiences of others who have Read More

Our Favorite Donor Egg Blogs

Written by on April 27, 2017.

At Fairfax EggBank, our team’s top priority is providing our recipients with the level of care and service they deserve. We aim to help minimize stress throughout their journey and help them achieve their goals to conceive and build a family of their own. Many of our donor egg recipients come to us looking for Read More

Top Conferences in 2017 for Donor Egg Patients

Written by on February 28, 2017.

  If you are thinking about starting a family and need help getting started, there are a variety of conferences where you can learn more about egg donation and donor egg ivf. Fertility experts, service providers, and vendors will provide insight into the options available to you as a donor egg recipient. Meanwhile you will Read More

Thank You Letter from a Recipient to Her Egg Donor

Written by on February 20, 2017.

Below is a recent letter from an egg donor recipient, who wanted to express anonymously to her egg donor just how grateful she was. Hello, I don’t know even where to begin with my gratitude to you.  I know that you and I will never meet, but I want you to know every day I Read More

Tips for a Healthy Donor Egg Pregnancy

Written by on January 30, 2017.

  Have you decided to pursue pregnancy through IVF with frozen donor eggs? You’ve probably been spending a lot of time researching your options, looking at using egg donors, and thinking about finances. In the middle of all that, it might be easy to forget about the most important part of this equation: you! How Read More

2017 Calendar for Fertility and IVF Professionals

Written by on December 13, 2016.

The following calendar is intended for professionals serving in the fertility, reproductive medicine, and advanced reproductive technology field. Back by popular demand, we now have the 2017 calendar for reproductive medicine and A.R.T. professionals ready for you to download! We created this calendar to help professionals in our industry be mindful of relevant events, observances, and fertility Read More

Books for Children Conceived through Egg Donation

Written by on November 29, 2016.

  For parents gifted with children conceived through egg donation, it’s important to tell them about their origins. However, it might be a hard or awkward conversation to start. Parents may worry how to present many subjects surrounding donated eggs—sperm, eggs, egg donors, pregnancy, IVF, surrogacy—in language that children can understand, while also taking their Read More

Gestational Surrogacy and Frozen Donor Eggs

Written by on October 31, 2016.

  For some families hoping for a child of their own, donor eggs may not be enough. Some couples need to also rely on a gestational surrogate for a successful pregnancy. A gestational surrogate is a woman who carries a pregnancy and delivers a baby for another family. This surrogate if often not related to Read More

How To Find and Choose The Right Egg Donor

Written by on September 27, 2016.

  Deciding to undergo IVF with donor eggs is a major step on your fertility journey. But more tough choices follow. How can you find an egg donor that’s perfect for you? When it comes to picking an egg donor where do you start? Let’s break down this decision-making process into three questions that you can Read More

Tips and Resources for Financing Donor Egg Treatment

Written by on August 30, 2016.

  When the decision is made to pursue IVF with donor eggs, many choose frozen donor eggs as a more cost-effective choice than fresh donor eggs. But a donor egg cycle can still be costly, and health insurance options for donor egg treatment remain limited. We’ve compiled some tips and resources to help you get some Read More