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Every child needs a “Forever Home.”

Take a moment to think about your family. For most of us, we quickly draw up images of special moments like a great family vacation, a fun day at the park, or a particularly memorable holiday celebration. If we think a little harder, we are reminded of times when our family was there to offer support as we worked through an important decision, or provided a shoulder to lean on when dealing with a tragedy. Interwoven through all of these memories is a sense of stability, love and belonging.

Now, imagine having all that stripped away.

For over 1,200 children in the Wisconsin foster care system waiting to be adopted, a “forever” family is something that they dream about every day.

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