s2e19 Maliyah Kate’s Story

When the host of ADOPTION NOW, April Fallon, started this show she had no idea that she would be in the middle of an adoption while interviewing other families on this topic. When she and her husband got a call about a biological sibling to their youngest daughter, the journey began. It was not easy…

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s2e18 Foster Care and Project 1.27

We are finishing National Adoption Month with this great interview about Foster Care! Meaghan Nally from Nightlight Christian Adoptions and Shelly Radic from Project 1.27 discuss with April Fallon the extreme need for foster families across the USA, and the sense of urgency in Colorado in particular. Meaghan breaks down exactly how the process works…

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GIVING TUESDAY NOVEMBER 28, 2017

Today is the day to help support ADOPTION NOW “Telling Your Adoption Story!” To make your dollars double you must donate through Facebook, click the link below and donate on our Facebook page. Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have partnered with us to match you dollar for dollar. It takes ADOPTION NOW $20,000 a year…

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s2e17 Charis Boon Johnson’s Story

If you were with us last week, you heard Katie and Scott’s story about being embryo donors. Today we have a story about an adoptive family that has 3 beautiful children, 2 from traditional adoption and one through embryo adoption. Charis and her husband battled for years with infertility, and tried everything including IVF, IUI…

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S2E16 Katie and Scott’s Story

We are SO excited to be featuring our first embryo adoption donor family story today on the podcast! Katie and Scott were a bit older when they decided that they wanted children and after researching both fostering and adoption, they were heartbroken and discouraged. After a fateful lunch with a good friend, the idea of…

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S2E15 Kitty Ravert’s Story

New ADOPTION NOW Podcast! We often hear the stories of adoptees, birth mothers, and adoptive parents on this podcast, but it is very rare to find ALL THREE in one person! Today’s guest, Kitty, however has experienced the triad of adoption and today she walks us through the struggles, heartbreak, and happiness she has felt…

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S2E14 Michelle Madrid-Branch’s Story

November is National Adoption Month and we have great stories for you in the next few weeks! Michelle Madrid-Branch is an adoptee and also an adoptive mom! She is an author, speaker, and global advocate for women and children. Her books include “Mascara Moments,” “Adoption Means Love,” and “The Tummy Mummy,” which was voted one of the…

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S2E13 Sara Berry’s Story

Sara and her husband were parents to 5 beautiful children when their faith lead them on a path that resulted in the adoption of two children from China. From the start they knew that both children had disabilities but their immediate love for them, made the decision easy, even if the process wasn’t always. Sally…

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S2E12 Angela Rushing’s Story

Angela Rushing shares her story of how she was brought up in a traumatic household with an alcoholic father and passive aggressive mother, and how this situation ultimately led her to feel unwanted and unnurtured. Before she knew it, she had undergone 2 abortions, and when she found herself pregnant once more, she knew she…

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S2E11 Erik Weihenmayer’s Story

There are few more challenging achievements that the average person looks up to more than summiting Mt. Everest. Now imagine doing it blind. That’s what today’s guest Erik Weihenmayer did, becoming the first blind man to do so, along with summiting the rest of the Seven Summits, and kayaking the entire 277 miles of the…

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