Latest Adoption in the United States Stories

2014-02-27 23:24:49

Respected Utah Adoption Agency, Act of Love Adoptions, is pleased to announce that for over twenty years birth parents, children and adoptive families are enjoying the success of healthy open adoptions. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Act of Love Adoption Agency is pleased to announce their success in creating families through open adoption. As a leader in adoption services since 1993 specializing in open infant adoptions, Act of Love is seeing the success of healthy,...

2013-11-11 23:25:09

Families and agencies across the nation, including Eagle Village, celebrate National Adoption Month in November. It's not unusual to have families purposely schedule adoptions within that month to make their special day part of the national event. Hersey, MI (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 This year, the staff at Eagle Village certainly has quite a bit to be thankful for as they have twenty-four adoptions finalized already this year with a potential of thirty by year-end. According to...

2013-01-28 23:01:30

An Act of Love Adoption Agency and adoption community excited about the permanent extension of the adoption tax credit. Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) January 28, 2013 The adoption community is elated about the recent passing of the American Taxpayer Relief Act. The bill was signed into law on January 2, 2013. With President Obama´s signature, the provision permanently extends the adoption tax credit, which was instituted during the Bush administration. The new law permanently extends the...

2010-07-21 09:25:00

LOS ANGELES, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- National Adoption Day 2010 will be held on Saturday, November 20. Celebrated across the United States, more than 350 community events are held each year to finalize the adoptions of children in foster care and celebrate adoptive families. In all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Guam, the widespread cause will include events ranging from courtroom adoptions to local celebrations. As a result of the thankless efforts of adoption...

2009-09-23 13:23:00

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Adoption Day Coalition is pleased to announce Nia Vardalos as its 2009 National Adoption Day spokesperson. The Academy Award and Golden Globe nominated My Big Fat Greek Wedding writer and actress is an advocate for U.S. foster care adoption. She recently took her cause to the public arena when she and her husband, Ian Gomez, adopted their daughter from foster care in 2008. "My goal is to raise awareness about foster family agencies who...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.