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Learning to Love: Jojo’s Story

As a little girl, Jojo's deepest desire was to be loved. Jojo ended up in an orphanage after her parents' divorce. Often, children who grow up in orphanages never experience a stable home. Caregivers, social workers, and even other children often come and go. Jojo shares her powerful…

From Orphan to International Adoptee

During the month of November—National Adoption Month—we’re honored to lift up various voices from the adoption triad: the child, the birth parents, and the adoptive parents. Today’s guest post comes from Amanda Carpenter, speaking into her life as a former orphan and an international adoptee and adoptive mom. In her…