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Family Stories About Adoption and Foster Care

Tim and Michaela Granger


Tim and Michaela Granger's commitment to adoption led them to move into a community of foster and adoptive families in Illinois.

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The Logan Family


When it comes to adoption, Randee Logan's advice to prospective parents is simple: "Follow your heart."

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Carrie Ann Lucas


Mother of four and disability-rights advocate Carrie Ann Lucas shares her story and advice to potential parents with disabilities.

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Janet Kerin


Janet Kerin got more than she expected when she adopted three brothers: “People think that by adopting, you are helping the children. But it goes both ways. Having the boys has made me a better person.”

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Jorge and Lisa Alvarez


Love and a sense of mission have compelled Jorge and Lisa Alvarez to open their home – and their hearts – to more than 100 foster children, many with significant medical needs.

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