CCAI’s MissionThe Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) educates and advocates to raise awareness of the needs of children without families. By convening policymakers, issue experts and individuals with direct foster care or adoption experience, CCAI works to ensure that every child knows the love and support of a family.
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May 13, 2015 On this International Day of Families, CCAI is pleased to feature 2005 Angels in Adoption™ Honoree Deirdre DeVeny and her son Sasha DeVeny. Deirdre’s Story: In December of 2001, my husband, Mike, and I had decided to expand our family … Continue reading
Today, the Administration celebrated Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day, hosting children of White House staff to spend the day at work with their parents. For the first time ever, the event was expanded to include children and … Continue reading
As Featured in CCAI’s 2014 Annual Report. Q & A with Amnoni Myers, 2014 Foster Youth Intern Click Here to read CCAI’s 2014 Annual Report! Describe your time in foster care. I became a ward of the state the day I … Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – APRIL 1, 2015 For more information contact Allison Coble at email@example.com or 202-544-8500 CONGRESSIONAL COALITION ON ADOPTION INSTITUTE NAMES CHRISTEN GLICKMAN AS NEW DIRECTOR OF POLICY TO LEAD ORGANIZATION’S DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL POLICY EFFORTS WASHINGTON, DC, April 1, 2015 … Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – MARCH 24, 2015 For more information contact Allison Coble at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-544-8500 SENATORS BLUNT (R-MO) AND KLOBUCHAR (D-MN) AND REPRESENTATIVE TRENT FRANKS (R-AZ 08) NAMED AS ADOPTION COALITION CO-CHAIRS FOR THE 114TH CONGRESS WASHINGTON, DC, March … Continue reading
MEDIA ADVISORY – DECEMBER 4, 2014 For more information contact Allison Coble at email@example.com or 202-544-8500 CONGRESSIONAL COALITION ON ADOPTION INSTITUTE NAMES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Becky Weichhand will lead the organization effective immediately WASHINGTON, DC, Dec. 4, 2014 – The … Continue reading