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Adoptees Connect: In Our Own Words – Introducing Meredith McCullough

So glad to get a chance to talk to you a little bit, Meredith! Could you start by giving me a little background about yourself?  Well, I'm originally from a small town in Western Massachusetts. I moved to Northern Virginia in 2005 after college and have been here ever since. I have an event planning… Continue reading Adoptees Connect: In Our Own Words – Introducing Meredith McCullough

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Adoptees Connect: In Our Own Words – Introducing Hope Eva

Thanks for taking the time to speak with me, Hope! Could you start by giving me a little background about yourself? I was born in Philadelphia and currently live in Philadelphia, although I lived in New Jersey most of my childhood. I was adopted shortly after birth. I am a Social Worker who works at… Continue reading Adoptees Connect: In Our Own Words – Introducing Hope Eva

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Adoptees Connect: In Our Own Words – Introducing Kristin Jones

Welcome, Kristin! Could you start by telling us a little about yourself and your background?  I was born in California in 1968 (the “Baby Scoop Era”). My adoptive parents were in Utah and had received a call from their attorney that a baby was being relinquished for adoption. They flew to California and picked me… Continue reading Adoptees Connect: In Our Own Words – Introducing Kristin Jones

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Adoptees Connect: In Our Own Words – Introducing Jacquelin Taybron

“Besides my complexion, my hair has always been the thing that made me different from everyone in my adoptive family... I haven’t always loved it. I didn’t like my hair until I started seeing myself through my own eyes.” Can you start by giving us a little background of your adoptee journey? I was born… Continue reading Adoptees Connect: In Our Own Words – Introducing Jacquelin Taybron

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Collaborating with Adoptee Merch

We're excited and honored to announce our collaboration with Adoptee Merch. Recently they shared an article on their website with details regarding this decision. The article as follows: When Adoptee Merch was created and launched around New Year’s 2018 one of our missions was to be able to focus on putting adoptee voices first. As… Continue reading Collaborating with Adoptee Merch

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NAAM18 November Poll Results Powered by Adoptees Connect

Here are the completed poll results we promised our followers and the online adoption community. For the non-adoptees who might come across this article, we're happy you are here. There is no one in the adoption "arena" who is more experienced about what it feels like to be adopted than adult adoptees. Our experiences are… Continue reading NAAM18 November Poll Results Powered by Adoptees Connect

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NAAM18 November Polls Powered by Adoptees Connect

  It’s about that time for National Adoption Awareness Month 2018 to do what it’s going to do in bringing awareness in one way, shape or form regarding adoption. In collaboration with hundreds of adoptees who participated in our polls, we're excited to have a chance to raise adoptee voices for NAAM18 and share the… Continue reading NAAM18 November Polls Powered by Adoptees Connect

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Moving Forward with Exciting News

After a long thought out process, much prayer and dedication to the mission of Adoptees Connect I've made some changes to better serve the adoptee community and Adoptees Connect groups being planted globally. Due to the rapidly growing Adoptees Connect groups I've made the decision to incorporate Adoptees Connect and apply for 501(c)(3)  status which has… Continue reading Moving Forward with Exciting News