Tag Archives: adult adoptees

Happy Holidays from AFAAD!

Dear AFAAD Community of Members & Supporters, What a year 2011 has been for us! We have been blessed to continue much of our outreach work, our educational workshops, discussions, presentations and support of films and artistic productions. We supported … Continue reading

Posted in AFAAD News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CFP The 4th International Conference on Adoption and Culture

The 4th International Conference on Adoption and Culture Mapping Adoption: Histories, Geographies, Literatures, Politics March 22 – 25, 2012 The Claremont Colleges, Claremont, California Call for Proposals For our 2012 conference, we are expanding our concerns to include not only … Continue reading

Posted in transracial adoption | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Adoptee Voice: Rock Wilk in Oakland!

March 14th AFAAD Bay Area Special Public Education Event AFAAD Welcomes adoptee and poet Rock Wilk’s solo theater show, “Broke Wide Open” to Oakland as part of our 2011 “Adoptee Voices” Series! Monday, March 14, 8pm. Oakland, CA. Please join … Continue reading

Posted in adoptee artists, adult adoptees, AFAAD events | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

3rd Annual AFAAD (Mini) Gathering for Adoptees and Foster Care Alumni of African Descent and screening of the film, “Off and Running” (co sponsored by PBS’s POV films) Saturday November 13, in Atlanta, GA!

What: 3rd Annual AFAAD (Mini) Gathering for Adoptees and Foster Care Alumni of African Descent and screening of the film, “Off and Running” (co sponsored by PBS’s POV films) in Atlanta, GA. 1-day event, partially open to the public FREE!! … Continue reading

Posted in adult adoptees, AFAAD Gatherings, african american adoptees, black adoptee, Caribbean adoptee, Films to See, TRA, transracial adoption | Tagged , , , , , , , , ,

AFAAD at United States Social Forum!

AFAAD is collaborating with other adoptees of color and going to the United States Social Forum and presenting! Its very exciting. The workshop title is, “Where have all our children gone? Linking child removal from communities of color to larger … Continue reading

Posted in AFAAD News, In the Media, transracial adoption | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

AFAAD Seeking Volunteers & Intern

Non-Profit Volunteer Support Needed!! Black Adoptee and Foster Care Organization AFAAD — Adopted and Fostered Adults of the African Diaspora is looking for qualified volunteers to work with our organization. We are looking for one interns and a few volunteers … Continue reading

Posted in AFAAD News | Tagged , , , , ,

Vote to Restore Adult Adoptee Birth Certificates

AFAAD supports this effort! Please vote to Return Adult Adoptees the right to their Original Birth Certificates VOTE HERE!

Posted in adult adoptees | Tagged , , | Leave a comment