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The Mayorga Family, Oregon "Adoption creates relationships built on love and trust" Adoption through foster care has provided Marcus and Kristin the opportunity to become parents. They write, “We are blessed with our two...
“All children deserve a stable, supportive, and loving home in which to grow, thrive, and realize their full potential” President Trump signed an Executive Order on Wednesday, aimed at strengthening child-welfare programs...
COVID-19 Advocacy Resources Examples of State Policy Reforms: This document includes a running list of reforms to consider advocating for in your state that could help meet the needs of older youth during and after the crisis. ...
Hi, my name is Ellery Wolf. I am from Scottsdale, Arizona, and a rising senior at Indiana University in Bloomington. I am majoring in Nonprofit Management with a minor in Public Policy. I am particularly drawn to VFA because I am...
“We are a family that pulls together and helps each other out.” Jeff and Dana must have truly enjoyed parenthood, because after their children were grown, they adopted four youngsters. These are: Kenzie, age 11; Aubrey, 9;...
Join Simone Biles on Facebook as she reads her favorite picture book, The Rainbow Fish, by Marcus Pfister, to your kids on Friday, June 26 at 11am EST. At the age of 3, Simone was placed in foster care, having started life with...
We never give up on each other! By blending seven adopted children in with their four birth children, Tammy Cutchen and Stephen Leeman have assembled a diverse and lively family. Asked what motivated the couple to adopt, Tammy...
"Our house and our hearts are full." Meet the Manbecks - a newly reconfigured family who affectionately refer to themselves as “The Sensational Seven.” When Chad and Jenna decided to adopt a sibling group of three, their sons...
“We are a family that pulls together and helps each other out.” Jeff and Dana must have truly enjoyed parenthood, because after their children were grown, they adopted four youngsters. These are: Kenzie, age 11; Aubrey, 9; Kaycee...
Sunday, May 31, 2020 Dear Friends of Adoption, Over the last week, our nation has been brought to its knees in grief at the needless murder of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer. Mr. Floyd lost his life while being...

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