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Inspiring Story of One Boy’s Second Chance at Life

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

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2014 CCAI Foster Youth Intern Introduces First Lady Michelle Obama Today

 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

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Read Amnoni’s Inspiring Story…and Many More in CCAI’s 2014 Annual Report!

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

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Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute Names New Director of Policy

PRESS RELEASE – APRIL 1, 2015 For more information contact Allison Coble at allison@ccainstitute.org 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

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Congressional Coalition on Adoption Names New Co-Chairs for the 114th Congress

PRESS RELEASE – MARCH 24, 2015 For more information contact Allison Coble at allison@ccainstitute.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

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Congressional Coalition On Adoption Institute Names New Executive Director

MEDIA ADVISORY – DECEMBER 4, 2014  For more information contact Allison Coble at allison@ccainstitute.org 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

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EIGHT siblings adopted into ONE loving family

A National Adoption Day Story By: Melissa Groves This National Adoption Month is a celebration of sibling adoptions. We are excited to share with you the sweet story of one of our Angels in Adoption – the Groves Family – … Continue reading

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