LGBT PARENTS AND ALLIES LAUNCH CAMPAIGN TO SOLVE U.S. FOSTER CARE CRISIS

posted on Fri, Nov 22 2013 10:40 am by Lenny Wrigley, Communications Intern Fall 2013

Found on Queer Me Up:

Washington DC- (Nov. 6, 2013) – Family Equality Council, the national organization that supports, represents and connects the three million parents in our country who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) and their six million children today announced a campaign for National Adoption Month that demands all 50 states stop putting up barriers to adoption by LGBT individuals and families. The campaign is being launched in cooperation with several major child welfare and social justice organizations.

Family Equality Council Executive Director Gabriel Blau said the Allies for AdoptionCampaign seeks to call attention to America’s need for adoptive parents, and the massive pool of LGBT people who are currently being overlooked.

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