Give all children the loving family they deserve!
Right now, hundreds
of thousands of American children are growing up without the families they
deserve. More than 102,000 are eligible for adoption – and more than 23,500
kids each year “age out” of the foster care system before finding permanent families.
change that – by working to pass the Every
Child Deserves a Family Act (ECDF). This bill will ensure that qualified
LGBT families can adopt and foster children by preventing states and placement
agencies from employing discriminatory practices in adoption and foster care
message to your senators and representative now – and help pass this critical
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Dear [Decision Maker],
I am writing about the Every Child Deserves a Family Act. As a constituent who cares about children, I believe every child deserves a chance to find a permanent, loving home. The leading child welfare experts, like the Child Welfare League of America, say children raised by gay and lesbian parents are just as healthy and productive as those raised by straight parents.
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]