Adoption Stories

For some, Adoption was an easy process – but for many its a challenging but rewarding experience with tumultuous ups and downs, before the real ride even begins. Whether you’re just starting the adoption process, or are working past a failed adoption, Addendum 185 can be a place for financial adoption assistance.

Adoption Grant Success Stories

Families selected
each year.

Our grant provides Adoption hopeful families with up to $10,000 towards adoption expenses.

Our Success Stories

December 20, 2020

Oliver's Story

Adoption didn't come easy for us. We wanted to grow our family so much, but multiple failed attempts were hard on our hearts and our marriage, but in the end it was so worth it.
October 30, 2020

Lyanna’s Story

For my husband and I adoption has always been something we have been interested in. It has always been a topic of conversation in our home […]
October 12, 2017

Miller’s Story

For as long as I could remember, I wanted to be a mom. It seemed that no matter how many dreams I had, aspirations I held, this […]