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Climbing toward parenthood during National Adoption Month — WIN: Forever Mom

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Every November, during National Adoption Awareness Month, a Presidential Proclamation launches activities and celebrations to help build awareness of adoption throughout the nation. Thousands of community organizations arrange and host programs, events and activities to share positive adoption stories, challenge the myths and draw attention to the thousands of children in foster care who are waiting for permanent families. But what does it take to adopt a child? It’s a daunting task, even for the most eager and enthusiastic couples. Here, Nanette and Mark Greene share their observations on what it takes to become adoptive parents. Adopting a child requires moving a Mount Everest of paperwork with your bare hands. You bend to the task with hopeful determination, and finally,…

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