Awareness and Resources

Through public service announcements, social media campaigns, articles, events, sponsorships and more, the Foundation is working to build awareness around the growing need and importance of adoption from foster care. Together, these channels and resources reach millions of stakeholders each year, helping to realize the Foundation’s vision that every child will have a permanent home and loving family.

Access our free library of resources to support your adoption journey. 

Thank You

Many thanks to actress and author Danica McKellar for raising awareness of and support for the Foundation’s mission. Together, we can find forever families for more children waiting in foster care.

Maci’s Story

This PSA features the story of Maci, who was adopted from foster care just days before her 18th birthday through the Wendy’s Wonderful Kids program. The Foundation’s PSAs have run on radio stations and television networks nationwide, such as CNN, Cooking Channel, Food Network, Fox News, HGTV, Hulu and Travel Channel. View more PSAs

Adoption Guides

Adoption can feel overwhelming. Finding Forever Families: A Step-By-Step Guide to Adoption and Strengthen Your Forever Family: A Step-by-Step Guide to Post-Adoption are among our most requested resources to help families navigate the foster care adoption journey. Access more free resources

Unadoptable is Unacceptable

This PSA explores the Foundation’s Wendy’s Wonderful Kids program, which has been shown to be up to three times more effective at serving children who have been in foster care the longest, including teens, children with special needs and siblings. Watch more