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About the Event

Save the date as we celebrate all that has been accomplished over the past four decades to create a strong, affirming culture of adoption – and as we look forward to a world where all children, everywhere have the chance to thrive in a permanent, loving family.

We are pleased to announce our rescheduled anniversary gala, featuring:

Special Guest: Hoda Kotb, adoptive parent and Co-Host, The Today Show

Honorees: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP; Stacey and Kevin Reynolds; Wayne and Linda Sharp


Request your formal invitation here.

To learn more, purchase tickets, or discuss sponsorship opportunities, please contact Megan Ritter Judt, Assistant Director of Development, (703) 299-6633, mjudt@adoptioncouncil.org

Gala Committee

Kevin and Stacey Reynolds, Co-Chairs
Jennifer Kemp Andrews
Mary Beth Carroll
Jane Castanias
Rachel Firschein
Catherine Gildenhorn
Nonya Jordan
Holly Kortright
Todd Monash
Alisa Romero
Beth Russell
Sally Simmons
Rebecca Spicer
Jeanne Gengler Swiacki
Nicole Welch Walters

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