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Featured Family Story

The Santiago-Conyers Family


Adoption was never in the plan for Sandra Santiago-Conyers. Until she became a translator for a teenage girl in foster care.

The Santiago-Conyers Family

Featured Youth and Foster Alumni Story

Lorraine Hayward

New York 

"Now I know what family means." A young woman from New York State shares her feelings about being adopted when she was 22 years old.

Lorraine Hayward
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