The Tomberlins, of Houston, TX, adopted their son, Alex, from foster care with support from the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption’s Wendy’s Wonderful Kids program and adoption recruiter, Chelsey Castro.
“Alex is a wonderful light,” says his dad, Jeff Tomberlin. “He’s brought a lot of fun and energy to our family.”
During National Adoption Month in November 2018, the Tomberlins story was featured on CW39 and FOX 26 in Houston to shine a light on the need for foster care adoption. Watch the segment below.
Chelsea Castro is one of more than 400 Wendy’s Wonderful Kids recruiters across North America who are dedicated to finding forever families for children in foster care. Her story was recently featured in Wendy’s SquareDeal blog. Read more
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