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Shared List Update as of September 7, 2016

Total Shared List Files – 937 Girls – 323 (34.5%) Boys – 614 (65.5%) Dossier First (LID) files – 1 (0.1%) Under Age 2 Girls – 4 (0.4%) Boys – 14 (1.5%) At Risk for Aging Out Over 10 years old – 339 (36.2%), 143 girls/196 boys Over 12 years old – 206 (22%), 84 girls/122 boys Over 13…

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What Happened to the Shared List?

About the Author:  Becky Ketarkus is mom of 11, four of her children came to her family through international adoption from China.  Two of her children spent time on China’s Shared List of waiting children.  These children were then adopted through WACAP.  Becky is now a proud volunteer for Red Thread Advocates, whose mission involves…

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Shared List Update as of July 27, 2016

Total Shared List Files – 874 Girls – 285 (32.6%) Boys – 589 (67.3%) Dossier First (LID) files – 3 (o.34%) Under Age 2 Girls – 2 (0.2%) Boys – 12 (1.4%) At Risk for Aging Out Over 10 years old – 422 (48.3%), 138 girls/284 boys Over 12 years old – 221 (25.3%), 85 girls/136 boys Over 13 years old – 131 (15%), 47…

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Special Needs Highlight: Cleft Lip/Palate

Today’s special needs highlight is brought to you in honor of July being Cleft lip/palate awareness month.  Our goal with special needs highlights are to provide a fact based look at what parenting a child with a specific special need is like.  Are you considering a child with a cleft lip/palate diagnosis?  Angie Harvey is…

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Teenager Tuesday

Handsome Lawrence is 13 with a birthday coming up in just weeks! At the age of 14, he will lose his chance to have a family of his own. We don’t want to see Lawrence “age out.” Come on over to his full Red Thread profile HERE and get to know Lawrence. Advocates think he seems like…

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Shared List Saturday

Meet Zechariah! Zechariah, a handsome little guy with a manageable need, is waiting on the shared list for his mama and baba to find him! Could he be your son? Read more about Zechariah HERE on his full Red Thread profile. Membership is required to view complete profiles. Membership is quick and easy; please click the “Membership” tab above. An…