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Real Lives Changed by Adoption Mary Southers quickly discovered that parenthood would be more difficult than she could have ever expected.
seemed strange at first,” said Mark. “The idea of caring for a child that was not our own seemed foreign, but we knew we wanted to be parents.”
Unsure of where to start, the Southers turned to DoubleClick for help. “I found the website incredibly helpful,” said Mary. “I was
The hardest part for Mary and her husband Mark seemed essential to them: getting pregnant. After many failed attempts, tests and doctor appointments Mary and Mark were quickly losing hope that they would ever be able to experience the joy of parenthood. “I felt like there was something wrong with me,” said Mary. “I felt like a failure.”
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Mary with her husband Mark and newest addition to their family.
A friend suggested that they think about adoption as an alternative. “It
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DoubleClick will be announcing the new celebrity representative for the organization at its inaugural “Connect for Kids” networking event on December 3rd.
The first event of its kind, “Connect for Kids” will be a night of discussion between adoption agencies and adoptive parents from all over the Southeast. Guests will be able to
discuss the state of adoption in the U.S. and share personal stories about the process. For more information, visit our website at DoubleClickAdoptions.com.
Letter from Our President I remember the day that my husband and I decided we wanted to adopt. It was scary and exciting all at the same time. I had so many questions and fears and concerns, and I had no idea where to begin to find those answers. President Jenna
After countless hours of research and sleepless nights, I discovered there were few resources available to help me. I met
Welsh reading with her daughter Ava.
DoubleClick was created to be a resource for connecting agencies and families seeking to start or expand their family through adoption. It is our desire to make information about various adoption agencies readily available and comparable in order that more children will be
welcomed into loving families. If youâ€™d like to talk with me personally about adoption or have questions about DoubleClick, feel free to contact me. Iâ€™d love to talk with you. With love, Jenna Welsh President firstname.lastname@example.org
5 Adopted Celebrities You may have heard stories of celebrities adopting children, but did you know that these celebrities were able to succeed
many other women seeking the same information with similar results.
thanks to loving parents who welcomed them into their families?
1) Faith Hill 2) Steve Jobs 3) Jamie Foxx 4) Babe Ruth 5) Marilyn Monroe
Your Questions, Answered Question: How do you choose your agencies?
Answer: We choose agencies that have been in the community for a long period of time, have a strong reputation and will provide the best fit for what you are looking for!
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Mary and Mark quickly fell in loves her love with their new home daughter Annie with Mary and are now adand Mark. justing to their new role as parents. Annie
so happy to know that I could compare different adoption agencies so easily in order to find the best fit for Mark and I.”
“We are so fortunate to have found DoubleClick,” said Mark. “We love being par-
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ents and can’t imagine life without Annie now.” Mary and Mark now hold a monthly breakfast at their home for couples who are considering adopting. “DoubleClick was such a helpful resource to us,” said Mary. “We can’t help but want to give back as well.”
by Jessica Finn, age 9
Jessica was adopted in August by Becky and Jim Finn. This is a picture she drew of her new family.
Do y ou h ave a of yo pictu ur ne re w that you w family ould shar like t e? Se o nd it shar to e@d ca.or g!
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