We are eager and enthusiastic to unveil the Adoptee Remembrance Day website with you! As the very first Annual Adoptee Remembrance Day launched in 2020, it’s created a firestorm of activities across the globe that take part in this day. Such a symbolic day for the adoptee community needed its very own space to share… Continue reading Join Us in Celebrating the Launch of the Adoptee Remembrance Day Website Powered by Adoptees Connect, Inc.
BIO: Peggy Galdamez, author of “Dear Daughters, Own Your Worth,” is a worthiness, self-care mentor for adoptees like herself. Her own story as a transracial adoptee fuels her desire to help others find their own path to healing, feel worthy of love and belonging, developing their self-care, and living life on their terms while still… Continue reading Adoptee Limelight Spotlighting Peggy Galdamez
Bio: Every day I am grateful for the smallest things in life and in awe of the world. I love gardening, especially growing many varieties of wild and domestic blueberries and lavender, also kayaking and being outside. Recently I retired from working as a pediatric nurse practitioner and now am busy volunteering in Public Health… Continue reading Adoptee Limelight – Spotlighting Mazi
BIO: Michael Rocco is the birth/pen name of an American writer and social scientist currently working in the area of adoption trauma and mental health. His previous research and writing focused on the mental health and adjustment of racial and ethnic minorities in the US. He has published widely in peer-reviewed academic journals and has… Continue reading Adoptee Limelight – Spotlighting Michael Rocco
A Giving Tuesday, Thank You Yesterday was Giving Tuesday, and we're so excited that so many people stepped up to donate and support our organization. I wanted to take a few minutes to say "THANK YOU" to each of you who have been kind enough to give to Adoptees Connect, Inc. for Giving Tuesday. For… Continue reading About Giving Tuesday, Thank You!
Today, December 1st, 2020 is Giving Tuesday and many of you are supporting your favorite nonprofit organization. We would be honored to gain your support for Adoptees Connect, Inc. Partnering with Adoptees Connect, Inc. is about breaking cycles of adoptee isolation and aloneness by offering in-person communities to the adult adoptee population that have otherwise… Continue reading Support Adoptees Connect, Inc. for Giving Tuesday, December 1st, 2020
Sponsored by Adoptees Connect, Inc. We're enthusiastic about sharing the launching of Adoptee Limelight, which is an additional component we're adding to our recommended resources for adult adoptees. What is Adoptee Limelight? It's a space dedicated to hearing the stories of adoptees from all around the world. It's a space of their own where they… Continue reading Introducing Adoptee Limelight Sponsored by Adoptees Connect, Inc.
The last week was a whirlwind as we launched our first Annual Adoptee Remembrance Day – October 30th. The day went out with a bang, and our message was delivered worldwide as the truths in adoption were brought to light. In the days leading up to Adoptee Remembrance Day, we were notified that the premier… Continue reading Adoptees Connect, Inc. Teams Up with Rebecca Sansom, Filmmaker for Reckoning with the Primal Wound
Our first annual Adoptee Remembrance Day – October 30th was this past Friday, and it was a huge success. We’re exceptionally thankful for all those who participated in the day. This day wasn’t limited to the USA or a particular location. It was opened up to the entire world to participate, and they did just… Continue reading Thank You, From Our Hearts to Yours
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XD9at7NjZ1Q&t=656s It’s hard to smile today when so many adoptee smiles have been washed away. If you know an adoptee, let me take you on a ride in an Adoptee's mind. Please sit down and give me a few minutes of your time. Imagine being in your mother’s womb, where there is only room for… Continue reading Pamela Karanova on Adoptee Remembrance Day – October 30th