National Adoption Day is Saturday, November 20, 2010. The adoptions of thousands of children will be finalized and celebrations of adoption will be held throughout the nation.
November is National Adoption Awareness month. This month millions of families found ways to celebrate. Adoption agencies around the nation held events for parents and children.
The goal of adoption day is to finalize adoptions, celebrate families that adopt, and raise awareness about the 123,000 children that are in foster care.
Some events celebrating National Adoption Day in the Buffalo area:
B is for Books
6562 E. Quaker Street
Orchard Park, NY
Ages: All Ages
Time: Fri 7pm; Sat, all day
Cost: Bedtime Stories $2; Saturday, free
B is for Books celebrates National Adoption Day with special adoption-related books, crafts, and activities at Bedtime Stories on Friday evening ($2 fee; includes milk, juice, hot chocolate, and cookies), and for free during regular store hours on Saturday. All activities are planned in connection with Adoption Star, a non-profit child placement agency.
A.D.O.P.T. (Adoption Develops Opportunities to bring People Together) A Fund Raiser to help the Stronka’s become a Forever Family
Date & Time:
November 20, 2010 2:00 PM
Location: Rane Party Bar 3036 Seneca Street West Seneca, New York 14224
November 20 is National Adoption Day and A $10 donation will be taken at the door. Food and drink will be provided. November 20 is National Adoption Day and this is a fund raising event with basket raffles and a silent auction to help raise funding (and education) necessary to help the Stronka’s with their domestic newborn adoption. Current donations include: BAC, Bravo Cafe & Catering, Buffalo Bills, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, Chrusciki Bakery, Delta Sonic, Dimensions Photography, Kimmy’s Confections, Mary Kay, Music with Mar, Pampered Chef, PartyLite, Pizza Plant, PolkaDotBug, Romanellos South, Salvatore’s Italian Gardens of Buffalo, Tastefully Simple, Transit Lanes, Village Clay, You’re So Vain Spa
If you live in the Buffalo area and are interested in adopting a child. Here are some local adoption agencies.
Local Listings :Adoption Agencies
Child Family Services
330 Delaware Ave Buffalo, NY 14202-1868
Catholic Charities Of Buffalo NY
525 Washington St Buffalo Ny Buffalo, NY 14201
Baker Victory Services
780 Ridge Rd Buffalo, NY 14218716-828-9737
Baker Victory Services
780 Ridge Rd Lackawanna, NY 14218-1629
Adoption Star Incorporated
2001 Niagara Falls Blvd West Amherst, NY 14228-3519
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