10:00am– 10:45am: Show Hope ~ Presented by Tapestry Adoption & Foster Ministry of Oak Hills Church. Established in 2003 as Shaohannah’s Hope, Steven Curtis Chapman and his wife, Mary Beth initially founded Show Hope out of their desire to see more children find their way into forever families. This organization was created to support many families who wanted to adopt but found the financial costs to adoption simply too high. Join us as we show you how you can receive a Show Hope grant for your adoption.
11:15am – 11:45am: Perspectives on Adoption ~ Presented by Vinnie Vinzetta of KENS 5. Adopted as a newborn, Vinnie Vinzetta takes you on the journey of an adopted person; experience the joys, challenges and discoveries he has to share in this enlightening session.
12:15pm– 1:00pm: Foster Care & Adoption ~ Presented by Child Protective Services. Learn how to successfully foster or adopt through the CPS system, including the types of children available and the process.
The exhibit floor will be open from 9:30am to 1:30pm.
A Book Table will be available to purchase various parenting, adoption and Christian books.