Category Archives: 35 Families

35 Years of Building Families: The Russ Family

The Russ Family: Meet Adam, Ashley, Pippa Greta and Ivan Type of Adoption: Domestic Infant (open) Year of Adoption: 2022 Adoption Counselor: Emily Hoxie Excerpt from Our Profile Book: Unavailable Thinking Back: “We praise God from whom all blessings flow!”

35 Years of Building Families: The Fox-Simes Family

The Fox-Simes Family: Meet Robin, Kim, Brennan and Sanibel Type of Adoption: International (Guatamala) Domestic Infant (open) Year of Adoption: 2005 & 2008 Adoption Counselor: Cindy Jenson Excerpt from Our Profile Book: Unavailable Thinking Back: “Forming our family through adoption has been a gift. Our two [teenage] children are amazing individuals who are caring, funny, 35 Years of Building Families: The Fox-Simes Family

35 Years of Building Families: The Latva Family

The Latva Family: Meet Jason, Sherie, Tyson and Beckett Type of Adoption: Out of State Domestic Infant Adoption (closed) Year of Adoption: 2015 & 2017 Adoption Counselor: Tiana Vanseth Excerpt from Our Profile Book: Unavailable Thinking Back: “We are so grateful to have grown our family by adoption.  While the journey was stressful and emotional 35 Years of Building Families: The Latva Family

35 Years of Building Families: The Brophy Domina Family

The Brophy Domina Family: Meet Blair, Katie and Miles Type of Adoption: Out of State Domestic Infant Adoption Year of Adoption: 2021 Adoption Counselor: Lindsay Collier Excerpt from Our Profile Book: Unavailable Thinking Back: “We loved our experience with Adoption Choice. Their focus on adoptee-centered education, respect for expecting moms and birth moms, and wholistic 35 Years of Building Families: The Brophy Domina Family

35 Years of Building Families: The DeGreef Family

The DeGreef Family: Meet Kandace, Duane, Sean and Trevor Type of Adoption: Trevor – Relative Adoption Year of Adoption: 2018 Adoption Counselor: Lindsay Collier Excerpt from Our Profile Book: Unavailable Thinking Back: “Adoption Choice was with us every step of the way through a process we had no idea about how to navigate. Lindsay was 35 Years of Building Families: The DeGreef Family

35 Years of Building Families: The Radey Family

The Radey Family: Meet Jim, Marie, Tiffany, Misty and Blake Type of Adoption: Blake – International Adoption Year of Adoption: 1990 Adoption Counselor: Linda Troyer Excerpt from Our Profile Book: Unavailable Thinking Back: “Adopting Blake has been one of the most blessed and amazing experiences in my life!”

35 Years of Building Families: The Behling Family

The Behling Family: Meet Jason, Tammie, Jake, John and Luke Type of Adoption: Jake – Biological Child John – Embryo Adoption Luke – Domestic Infant Adoption Year of Adoption: John – Embryo adopted in 2016, born in 2018 Luke – 2020 Adoption Counselor: 2016 – Shari Forbes 2020 – Tiana Vanseth Excerpt from Our Profile 35 Years of Building Families: The Behling Family

35 Years of Building Families: The Kreiter Family

The Kreiter Family: Meet Ryan, Maria, Logan, Lucien, Type of Adoption: Out of State Foster Care Year of Adoption: 2013 – Logan & Lucien 2016 – Harvey & Zackary Adoption Counselor: 2013 – Dawn Summers 2016 – Kelsey Swanson Excerpt from Our Profile Book: Unavailable Thinking Back:  

35 Years of Building Families: The Abel Family

The Abel Family: Meet Shannon, Shaunah and Aubrey Type of Adoption: Domestic Infant Year of Adoption: 2020 Adoption Counselor: Emily Hoxie Excerpt from Our Profile Book: Unavailable Thinking Back:  

35 Years of Building Families: The Ruth Family

The Ruth Family: Meet Bob, Katie, Cesar, Andres (and soon, Diego!) Type of Adoption: International (x3) Year of Adoption: 2018 – Cesar 2020 – Andres 2022 (awaiting!) – Diego Adoption Counselor: Shari Forbes and Tiana Vanseth Excerpt from Our Profile Book: Unavailable Thinking Back: “We are beyond thankful for the effort, love and dedication that 35 Years of Building Families: The Ruth Family