All Families Surrogacy in the Press


AFS Nominated by PDX Parent Magazine for 2020 Parent Picks as Local Favorite Fertility Resource

AFS is happy to announce that we are nominated for PDX Parent Magazine's 2020 Parent Picks! We are nominated as a Local Favorite Fertility Resource; winners will be announced in March. You can vote for us and other favorite local businesses at

Surrogacy: Providing Hope & Help For Families

AFS' own Carey Flamer-Powell was interviewed for this article, and it is well worth the read!

Surrogate Intake Coordinator, Rachel Ihmud, on the cover of Mom Magazine!

We are so proud to see our Surrogate Intake Coordinator, Rachel Ihmud, on the cover of Mom Magazine! Be sure to click on the link to read her interview about being a mom, a surrogate and an advocate!

All Families is a proud recipient of the Better Business Bureau International Torch Award!

Since 1996, The BBB presents organizations with International Torch Awards for Ethics, which honor companies that demonstrate best practices, leadership, social responsibility and high standards of organizational ethics that benefit their customers, employees, suppliers, shareholders, and communities. We are an honored recipient, and you can watch the video here!

Carey is a wife, mom to a six-year-old daughter, and the founder and directors of All Families Surrogacy, LLC a gestational surrogacy agency based in Beaverton.

AFS Wins Better Business Bureau Oregon Business of the Year, Featured in Beaverton Valley Times - December 6, 2017

Beaverton Valley Times and the Portland Tribune covered the awards ceremony for the Better Business Bureau's awarding of Oregon Business of the Year to AFS. Read about the history of the award and AFS in the article.

AFS Featured in Oregon Jewish Life Magazine - December 1, 2017

AFS was featured in a story about surrogacy and Israeli parents in Oregon Jewish Life magazine. The article is on pages 32-33 in the free print version of the magazine, or read the article online here.

AFS Announced as Better Business Bureau 2017 Business of the Year Finalist

AFS is delighted to be a finalist for the Better Business Bureau Northwest 2017 Business of the Year Torch Awards! AFS was one of nine accredited businesses to be nominated this year; winners will be announced in November. Many thanks to the BBB for their ongoing commitment to supporting Oregon businesses.

Joy FM - June 9, 2017

Listen in as Carey Flamer-Powell, AFS Founder and Director, is interviewed on JoyFM's "Family Matters." The Melbourne-based show focuses LGBTQ issues surrounding starting and raising a family, and they spoke with Carey when AFS was in Australia to attend the Families Through Surrogacy conference.

You can listen to the full show here.

USA Today - April 22, 2017

A week-long series by USA Today in honor of National Infertility Awareness Week (April 23-29) featured an AFS family as well as interviews with our Founder and Director, Carey Flamer-Powell. The articles in the series are:

Reason for infertility: ‘We don’t have a uterus, we need to find friends who do’

Making the match: How women become surrogates

How faith communities view different fertility treatments

Myths about IVF, surrogacy and adoption

USA Today (Video) - April 21, 2017

Several members of the AFS family were featured in a beautiful USA Today video piece "One Family's Journey with Gestational Surrogacy."

Better Business Bureau Northwest - February 20, 2017

BBB Northwest featured AFS in their piece: Portland Business Is a Family Affair.

NW Kids Magazine - October 28, 2016

AFS was featured in NW Kids Magazine's article "Surrogacy Myths: Busted."

Working Parents' Lawyer - May 26, 2016

AFS Director Carey Flamer-Powell was featured in this podcast produced by Working Parents' Lawyer.

KVAL News Channel 13 - November 5, 2015

AFS was featured in this TV news segment and this follow up segment, featuring our agency's very first set of twins!

NW Kids Magazine - November 2, 2015

AFS was featured in this article focused on surrogacy, in NW Kids Magazine, a popular Oregon parents' magazine.

Wall Street Journal - Oct 2, 2015

AFS was featured in this article in the Wall Street Journal China, as part of our visit to Shanghai in June, 2015.

All Things Surrogacy - June 23, 2015

AFS was featured in this Agency Spotlight on the All Things Surrogacy website.

The GA Voice - February 19, 2015

Our Director, Carey Flamer-Powell, was interviewed for this article on surrogacy in the GA Voice Magazine.

The Oregonian - April 16, 2015

AFS was interviewed for and featured in this article about surrogacy in Oregon in The Oregonian newspaper.

The Next Family - November 13, 2014

Our Director, Carey Flamer-Powell, wrote this article for The Next Family Magazine about her experience as a gestational surrogate.

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