Meet Our Adoptive Parents

ARCS asks our adoptive parents to write a brief bio of themselves for this webpage. Some of the adoptive parents have chosen not to have their picture and names attached to their bio. This reflects their concern about privacy rather than any concern about participating in an open adoption.

Judith & Giuseppe

Hi, We’re Judith and Giuseppe. We met in school when Judith asked Giuseppe to buy a ticket to a party. We have been together ever since.

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Madelaine & Jeff

Hi! We’re Jeff and Madelaine and Ava’s the three-year-old in the red raincoat. Ava’s birthmom placed Ava in our family through open adoption. We would love our family to grow.

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Sandro & Parin

Despite growing up in very different parts of the world, we became a couple because of our love and common values. We both believe in trying to make the world a better place.

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Lee & Chris

Down-to-earth and fun-loving. Hello, we are Chris and Lee. After building a life together, we would love to build on that life through adoption. We are full of life, love and laughter.

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I am a down to earth, stable, and family-oriented single woman!  I love children and am looking forward to parenting by adopting a child.  I work as a social worker with children and families and h

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Barb & Tony

Hi! Family and friends have described us as fun, active, easy-going, and loving. We have been together for over 14 years and we live with our sweet and loyal black Lab, Gretzky.

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