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Posted 3/12/2014

Video: Boy's Adoption Story Brings Anchor to Tears

14-year-old Ke'onte Cook from Plano, Texas, is a smart, upbeat teen thankful for his adopted family. He's also thankful for WFAA-TV anchor Gloria Campos, who featured his adoption story twice, which is where his future parents first saw him.

Posted 3/11/2014

The Heroes in the D.C. Foster Care Bureaucracy

One family recounts their experience with the child welfare system in Washington, D.C.

Posted 3/6/2014

Throw Blankets Presented to Foster Children

Thanks to a collaboration that includes children's services, Cribs to College, the Washington County Career Center, and residents of Hannah's House assisted living facility, 82 fleece throws will help comfort foster children in Marietta, GA this year.

Posted 3/5/2014

Extreme Recruitment Gives Long-Term Foster Kids A New Chance at a Home

Extreme Recruitment dedicates massive resources in a short period of time, 12 to 20 weeks, to find permanent homes for longtime foster children and youth, or large sibling groups who remain in the system.

Posted 2/28/2014

Traci Lewis Among Growing Number of Single Parents Adopting

Lewis adopted her daughters as a single mother, and found the life-changing results worth the occasional frustration.

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