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Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Couple Uses Own Money To Assist Families Looking to Adopt
The cost of adopting can be discourage many couples looking to adopt an infant domestically. Whether using an adoption agency or adopting privately, the expenses are still relatively high for most low income families.
A New York couple has set out to bring low income families looking to adopt the hope they're searching for. After experiencing the costs of adoption first hand and realizing that these costs would likely be out of reach for many families, Becky Fawcett and her husband determined they would use their own personal savings to assist other families with adoption expenses. In 2007, they founded Help Us Adopt, a non profit organization that has assisted with more than $300,000 in adoption expenses for low income families. Read The story here