RW Supply + Design’s mission is that we exist UNTIL EVERY CHILD IS HOME. Often families, who express an interest in adoption start the process with some, but not a lot, of information on the different ways to bring a child into their family through adoption. While there are many ways to adopt a child, we have found that there are 3 primary paths towards adoption.
Domestic Newborn Adoption: Families pursue domestic newborn adoption through a private adoption agency. Usually families create a profile and birthparents are given the chance to choose a family for their child. The cost of a domestic newborn adoption is based on the adoption agency and the stipulations of the contract developed with the child’s birth parent.
Foster to Adopt: Families commit to becoming foster parents first and also express an interest in adoption. If parental rights are terminated, a foster child’s current foster parents are given first choice to adopt. The costs for fostering to adopt are minimal, but on some occasions families pay for a family attorney to help with the adoption process.
International Adoption: Families identify which country they are interested in adopting from based on children available for adoption and their own life situation. The process varies significantly from country to country. However, with international adoption, most children are at least toddlers (or older) and many waiting children have medical or other needs. The price has a wide range based on agency and specific country costs.
RW Supply + Design has been able to offer multiple adoption grants for families in the process of adopting. We do this through individual grants and supporting adoption organizations. Our priority is to help families adopting children who are waiting for a family and/or considered hard to place. The ability to work until the day that every child is home is solely because of the work that you do each day.
We are working for the day every child has a home.
4 Areas of Focus
- Family preservation / orphan prevention.
- Facilities that support abandoned children.
- Educational programs for orphaned children.
- Adoption grants.
RW Supply + Design is working towards the day that every child is home. Our current goal is to be involved in the lives of 100,000 individuals. While we believe that every child should have the chance to grow up with their biological family, we also realize that some children will not have that opportunity for multiple reasons. Adoption grants are one way that we seek to make certain that each child experiences HOME. To date we have been involved in over 100 adoption grants.