An Unbreakable Bond: Dawson and Dalton’s Story

Posted on April 6, 2022

Florida A lot has changed since Dawson and Dalton were placed in foster care as young boys. Dalton, who has cerebral palsy and other medical diagnoses, often did not receive the care he needed. At 10 years old, he weighed just 44 pounds. Dawson worried constantly about his older brother. “I was alwa

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Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption Received Major Gift from MacKenzie Scott

Posted on March 30, 2022

Foundation focused on finding forever families for children in foster care Columbus, Ohio — The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption received an unconditional, multi-million dollar donation from philanthropist and author MacKenzie Scott to help advance its mission of dramatically increasing the numbe

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More Americans Consider Building Their Family Through Adoption

Posted on February 8, 2022

Survey commissioned by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption shows an increase in the belief that all children are adoptable For five years, siblings Lexi and Nick lingered in foster care, frightened they might never be adopted, or worse, separated from each other. After being found alone in a hot

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More Canadians Consider Expanding Their Families Through Adoption

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Survey commissioned by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption-Canada shows a significant shift in adoption attitudes When Erin McKinney got the call about a little boy in foster care who needed a permanent home, she wasn’t sure she was ready to be a mother, but she went to the meeting anyway. That

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