I’ve also included a list of local and national organizations that I support in my life and work. Hope it’s useful.
Korean American Adoptee Network KAAN’s mission is to support networking and build understanding among adoptees, adoptive families, Koreans and Korean Americans. Yearly conference in cities such as Chicago, Boston and Denver. www.kaanet.com
Boston Korean Adoptees is a non-profit organization focused on building a community of Korean adoptees with a connection to Korea in the greater Boston and New England area. www.bkadoptee.org
Jewish Children and Family Services Provides adoption resources for the community, including groups, workshops and ongoing support. www.jfcsboston.org
Wide Horizons for Children is a child welfare agency committed to family permanence for orphaned and at-risk children through adoption, child sponsorship, and humanitarian aid www.whfc.org
The Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute is a national not-for-profit organization devoted to improving adoption policy and practice. Its mission is to provide leadership that improves adoption laws, policies and practices – through sound research, education and advocacy – in order to better the lives of everyone touched by adoption. www.adoptioninstitute.org