Grand Forks Spring Banquet

  • Ramada Inn 1205 North 43rd Street Grand Forks, ND, 58203 United States

Keynote Speaker: North Dakota’s very own Carol Tobias.

Carol Tobias, a veteran pro-lifer with a long history of local, state, and national involvement is the 9th president of the National Right to Life Committee, the nation’s oldest and largest pro-life organization.  

A native of North Dakota, she has served on the National Right to Life board of directors since 1987.  From 1983 to 1991, she was executive director of North Dakota Right to Life and in 1991 was hired as National Right to Life Political Director, a position she held until 2005.  During her tenure as political director, pro-life majorities were elected to both the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate.  In both 2000 and 2004, she oversaw the efforts of National Right to Life’s political action committee on behalf of George W. Bush.

She has appeared on ABC’s World News Tonight, NBC’s Today Show, CNN, The News Hour on PBS, C-SPAN, and Fox News Channel, as well as numerous television and radio programs throughout the country.  She has been quoted in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and USA Today.

Founded in 1968, the National Right to Life Committee (NRLC), the federation of 50 state right-to-life affiliates and more than 3,000 local chapters, is the nation's oldest and largest grassroots pro-life organization. Recognized as the flagship of the pro-life movement, NRLC works through legislation and education to protect innocent human life from abortion, infanticide, assisted suicide and euthanasia.

The event is free for the public to attend, however we are still looking for underwriters to defray the cost of the event. Please contact our office at 701-426-5465 or for more information on underwriting.

Table Hosts:

We are looking for people to be table hosts for us at our banquets, a table host is responsible for filling their table of 8 and passing out information to their table during the banquet. Please consider volunteering to be a table host for us.


Gold: $2500+ pre-banquet VIP reception with the guest speaker, company name or logo recognized in the program and on the projector screen.

Silver: $1000+ pre-banquet VIP reception company/name or logo recognized in the program and on the projector screen.

Bronze: $500+  company/name recognized in the program and on the projector screen.

To help underwrite the banquet, or to be a table host (no cost) please contact or 701-258-3811