“American Indian, Indian-American“
American by birth, Indian by virtue of being raised by us, the hyphen may define my twins more than either of the terms throughout their lives. | BY LAKSHMI IYER
“More Love Is More Love“
In many families, relationships come without exact names. While adoption highlighted this truth, it was already a given in my family—and maybe in yours, too? | BY SARAH WERTHAN BUTTENWIESER
23 Adoption Charities for Year-End Giving
Looking for a worthy cause for an end-of-the-year donation? We compiled a list of readers’ favorite adoption-related organizations, with a few of our picks added to the list.
Gifts for New Parents Through Adoption
From time to bond to a scrapbook from the orphanage to IKEA furniture (and assembly!), parents share their favorite gifts they received after adopting their child.
Study Finds Counseling for Expectant Mothers Lacking
Certificate of Citizenship Fee Increasing
Holiday Special on CBS Raises Awareness of Foster Adoption
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR, RE: November 2016
Fall Fun & Halloween Photo Contest Winners
Thank You to This Issue’s Sponsors:
Adoption by Shepherd Care
Adoptions from the Heart
Bethany Christian Services
Children’s Connections Inc.
National Background Check
Jerri Ann Jenista, M.D.
Ellyn J. Bullock, Solberg & Bullock, LLC
Jennifer Fairfax, Family Formation Law Offices