National Adoption Day

Category: Family
National Adoption Day in USA in 2022
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Dates of National Adoption Day
2023 USA Saturday, November 18thNational Adoption Day
2022 USA Saturday, November 19thNational Adoption Day
2021 USA Saturday, November 20thNational Adoption Day
2020 USA Saturday, November 21stNational Adoption Day
2019 USA Saturday, November 23rdNational Adoption Day
Summary
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National Adoption Day is a collective effort to raise awareness of the more than 120,000 children waiting to be adopted from foster care in the United States.

A coalition of national partners — the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute, Alliance for Children’s Rights and Children’s Action Network — founded National Adoption Day.

On National Adoption Day courts and communities in the United States come together to finalize thousands of adoption of children from foster care. More than 300 events are held each year on the Saturday before Thanksgiving in November, in all 50 US states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico to finalize the adoptions of children in foster care. In total, more than 40,000 children have been adopted from foster care on National Adoption Day.

November is also National Adoption Month.

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