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Adoptions Commence in Vietnam

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International adoption can be a very fluid, political climate. We are excited to announce that on September 12, Holt International, one of our partnering agencies in international adoption, was one of two agencies selected by the Ministry of Justice’s Department of Adoptions in Vietnam to place waiting children from Vietnam with adoptive families in the […]

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Wrap Them in Love

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We had a special visitor at the HOPE office today. 10-year-old Beth Hamm came through our doors this afternoon with her mother, Carrie, toting bundles of blankets. These blankets are the result of a special project Beth has been working on the past few months. Often times, the kids we work with in foster care have been […]

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“New Adoption Agency Opens in Stillwater”

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That’s the heading of this article dated November 20th, 1978. That year coincides with (yep, you guessed it!) HOPE Adoption‘s agency opening. Of course, this “brand spanking new agency” was located in the old NSP building at the time, not at it’s current location off of Highway 36. A special shout-out for Anne McManus, who is […]

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What’s In a Cabin?

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Katelyn Geurkink, a student at the University of Minnesota, has an idea for the perfect cabin. An architect student, Katelyn had the privilege of taking part in the second annual design competition for the magazine Cabin Life. The competition began when Georgia Bizios and Dale Mulfinger challenged their architecture students to design the perfect cabin. Katelyn, […]

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