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Posted 6/22/2016

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More single men are adopting

An article in the Louisville Courier-Journal reports that single men adopting children is a nationally growing trend and features stories of several fathers, including one who adopted from foster care.

Posted 6/17/2016

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Applauding graduates—and the system that supported them

A columnist with the San Gabriel Valley Tribune writes about a special graduation ceremony held at the Disney Hall in Los Angeles, where 173 youth in foster care received college scholarships totaling nearly $1 million.

Posted 2/26/2016

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"A Family Adds Five Children, Special Needs and All"

This New York Times article shares the story of how a Texas family who was ready to take a break from fostering ended up adopting five children—bringing the total number of children in their home to seven.

Posted 1/14/2016

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Why we opened our home to more than 40 foster kids

"You only hear about the negative stories of fostering, which is a shame, because there are so many great successes.​" A Massachusetts family describes the challenges and rewards of being foster parents in this Good Housekeeping magazine article.

Posted 12/4/2015

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AdoptUSKids featured in People magazine

The current People magazine includes an interview with AdoptUSKids National Project Director Kathy Ledesma offering answers to the "big questions" about adoption.

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