“The adoption of our son was made possible through the blessing of adoption grants.”
Check out this list of adoption grants, adoption loans, and other financial support that you can apply for right now!
This organization provides adoption assistance grants that give vulnerable children a permanent home and the chance to thrive.
“Our mission is to fill the void that separates child from family – through adoption assistance grants that give vulnerable children a permanent home and the chance to thrive.” Apply now
2 – dove men+care paternity leave fund
A $1 million commitment to fund paid paternity leave for real dads across the country over the next two years. Dove’s fund will extend $5,000 grants to dads without access to paid leave so they can spend time with their children and show how paternity leave benefits families, workplaces, and communities. Take the Pledge for Paternity Leave here. www.dmcpaternityleave.dja.com
3 – help us adopt
Helpusadopt.org is a national 501(c)(3) financial grant program that helps couples/individuals (regardless of ethnicity, gender, marital status, religion, or sexual orientation) with the cost of their adoptions by awarding grants up to $15,000. www.helpusadopt.org
4 – resources 4 adoption
This website provides you with a database of adoption grants and loans and many resources to help you start the adoption process. www.resources4adoption.com
5 – dave thomas foundation for adoption
The adoption assistance programs through Dave Thomas Foundation awards grants to adoption organizations that connect children with families, particularly adoption through foster care. The website provides general information about adoption, as well as prototypes for employer assistance programs. www.davethomasfoundation.com and visit www.adoptionfriendlyworkplace.org
6 – a child waits
The adoption assistance programs through A Child Waits are open to qualified couples and individuals who are seeking to adoption internationally. www.achildwaits.org
7 – national adoption foundation
The adoption assistance programs through National Adoption Foundation are available to any family whether they are adopting a child domestically, abroad, or from foster care. www.nafadopt.org
8 – family formation charitable trust
Formed to assist those in their efforts to form their families and to help children. https://www.facebook.com/familyformationcharitabletrust
9 – military subsidies
National Military Family Association, Inc.
Phone: (703) 931-6632 www.militaryfamily.org/info-resources/adoption
10 – academy of adoption and assisted reproduction attorneys
The mission of the Academy of Adoption and Assisted Reproduction Attorneys Family Formation Charitable Trust is to provide financial assistance to those individuals and non-profit organizations seeking to build families through adoption and assisted reproductive technology. http://www.adoptionattorneys.org/aaaa/charitable-trust/applications-for-grant
11 – adoption loans
Check with your local bank on the availability of unsecured adoption loans, or how to qualify for a home equity line of credit. In addition, some employers allow loans against 401K plans.
12 – federal medical and family leave act www.dol.gov/esa/whd/fmla
13 – adoption tax credit www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/f8839.pdf
14 – show hope
“Through Adoption Aid grants, Show Hope has helped more than 5,500 children from more than 50 countries, including the U.S. More than 2,400 waiting children with acute medical and special needs have received loving care through Show Hope’s Care Centers in China.
15 – sowing roots
“SowingRoots exists to love and care for orphans worldwide. SowingRoots’ goal is to minimize the financial burden that adoptive families face through merit based grants. SowingRoots also desires to physically and financially support orphans globally through faith based service, work and gifts.” See website.
Adoption grant that assists families who wish to grow by adoption. They accept only 50 applications at a time and award two families per year with $20,000. Their May grant opens in March 2020. See website.
Please contact Adoption Choices of Arizona, a licensed adoption agency to start your adoption journey!