World Adoption Day

Category: Family
World Adoption Day around the world in 2022
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About World Adoption Day

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Dates of World Adoption Day
2024 InternationalNov 9
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2023 InternationalNov 9
International Thu, Nov 9Observances Holiday
2022 InternationalNov 9
International Wed, Nov 9Observances Holiday
2021 InternationalNov 9
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2020 InternationalNov 9
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Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Adoption Day.

A group of friends in Los Angeles discovered a day didn’t exist to celebrate adoption around the globe, so the team at AdoptTogether gathered and the first-ever #WorldAdoptionDay was created and activated on November, 9th 2014.

The day was created for the purpose of celebrating family, raising awareness for adoption, and raising funds to support families in the adoption journey. 

Today, hundreds of ambassadors from all over the world come together on November 9th to celebrate #WorldAdoptionDay by organizing events and parties, bringing together people from all walks of life to share their story and celebrating families brought together through adoption.

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