25 yrs old;
She has Native
Recently Matched Birth Moms
her baby’s birth
father Arthur are
19 years old.
Carla and Arthur attend
track and field.
Sheila, 28 yrs
old; is a
at Sac City College; and
is a single
three children –
12, 7 & 4 years
Amie, 16 years old, a high school honors student (10th grade, this fall); baby's gender currently unknown.
Felicia, 30 years old, recently arrived in U.S. from China with 6-mo-old son, Victor; plans to remain in U.S. and continue education; is married to and residing with Victor’s birth father, Kevin, who also immigrated to U.S. from China.
Elle is 28 yrs old; Caucasian; 5'5"; 125 lbs; brown hair; hazel eyes; no Native American ancestry; has a university degree; post-university employment discontinued due to grant de-funding; no alcohol, and no drugs during pregnancy; yes cigarettes (2 per day); interests include surfing/swimming.
Bryanna is 24 yrs old; African-American and Caucasian; 5’5”; brown hair; hazel eyes. She believed she has Native American ancestry – Kickapoo. Bryanna is Medi-Cal
eligible; (gender currently unknown); no cigarettes, drugs or alcohol.
Rhonda is Hispanic; 34 yrs old; has two children – 15 years old and 4 years old – but currently is parenting neither. She is 5’4”; brown hair; brown eyes; does not have Native American ancestry.
Ann - (39) and
Jack (48) are unmarried but have been living together (and together parenting Ann’s children) for the past 12 years.
Baby’s gender unknown.
Lacie is a high school graduate; is attending Sac City for accounting and is involved in student government; unmarried; is 19 yrs old, African-American, 5'9," 270 lbs; has brown eyes, dark brown hair; no alcohol, cigarettes or drugs. Lacie is choosing adoption because she is 19 years old and wants to give this child a life with more opportunities.
Alicia is 35 years old; Caucasian; lives in the Greater Sacramento area; has pre-natal care and is Medi-Cal qualified; 5’3”, 135 lbs, dark brown hair and blue eyes. Alicia is unmarried; has a three- year-old son, Daniel. Alicia is a single parent, is unemployed and is currently homeless. Daniel is staying with grandparents until Alicia’s living circumstances stabilize.
is 20 yrs
West in the
No drugs or
is 32 years old; blonde hair; green eyes; 5’7,” 145 lbs, high school graduate; Caucasian; is parenting 2-yr-old daughter and 1-yr-old son; expecting baby boy; Medi-Cal qualified; is receiving pre-natal care; smokes cigarettes but is quitting.
– is 30
– is 33 years old, 5’5,” blond hair, blue eyes, Caucasian.
Gender unknown. She is Medi-Cal qualified and receiving pre-natal care; has 3 children; is choosing adoption for this child for reasons related to dysfunctional relationship with child’s birth father.
is 21 years
is 19 yrs
20 years old;
eyes; 220 lbs;
has 2 children
years old and
son, 2 years
and is Medi-Cal
approved; Hispanic/Native American
ancestry (not federally recognized
tribe); smokes cigarettes; no drugs or
alcohol; is working on GED.
is 35 yrs old; 115
lbs; 5'1"; brown
2 yrs college;
care and is Medi-Cal
is Caucasian, 23
yrs old, 5'7",
lbs, high school
Janelle is Medi-Cal
eligible but no
to date; no
smoking as soon
as she learned
Michelle is Hispanic; 20 years
old; 5'3"; 170 lbs; brown hair and brown
eyes. Michelle is a well educated,
clear thinking and an articulate young
woman. Confidential adoption requested;
has medi-cal; has pre-natal care. Birth
father, Caucasian, supports adoption
Caucasian; 22 years old; 5'3"; 119 lbs;
auburn hair and hazel eyes. She is
receiving pre-natal care and is medi-cal
eligible. Birth father, 22 years old,
also is Caucasian; agrees with adoption
Brandi is 23;
5’5”; 143 lbs;
no cigarettes or
prenatal care to
Deborah is 43
years old; healthy
baby girl (by
5’5”; 140 lbs;
hazel eyes; no
day; has Medi-Cal
Jodie is Caucasian; 24 years old;
5'9" tall; 225 lbs; brown hair and brown
eyes. Medi-Cal eligible. Jodie’s
pregnancy is the result of a rape.
Jodie wasn't able to see who attacked her
but states the birth father is Caucasian.
Jodie is currently parenting a 2-year-old
son. She has decided to do an adoption for
two reasons: (1) the "circumstances of conception"
may make it difficult for her to parent
this child; and (2) if she keeps this baby,
it will put a strain on her ability to take
care of her son.
Linda is Caucasian, 36 years old,
5'8", 165 lbs, auburn hair, brown eyes,
no drugs, 5 or 6 cigarettes/day; has consumed
alcohol; baby boy. Linda
is Medi-Cal eligible.
Alice - is Caucasian, a 19-year-old
Sacramento birth mom who wants a local adopting
family to adopt her baby.
Tori - is 26 years old; Caucasian;
attractive; articulate; 5'7"; Medi-Cal eligible;
baby's gender unknown; pre-natal vitamins
but no pre-natal care, to date; no drugs
-- self-reported; is prepared to place with
traditional or non-traditional adopting
Renee - is 18 years old; Caucasian;
college student; has family support for
adoption plan. Birth father, 19 years old,
also is Caucasian; agrees with adoption
- Angie is 20 years old; Caucasian; is attractive;
has brown hair and blue eyes; 5’3” tall
and 130 lbs; may have Blackfoot and/or Cherokee
ancestry; no alcohol, drugs or cigarettes;
is Medi-Cal eligible; baby’s gender unknown.
Mollie - Mollie is 19 years old;
Caucasian; has red hair and green eyes;
5’1” tall and 134 lbs; no alcohol or drugs;
smoked cigarettes before she knew she was
pregnant; is receiving prenatal care; Blue
Shield insurance coverage; baby’s gender
Brenda - is 8 months pregnant,
20 years old, 5’6”, 220 lbs, Caucasian,
Medi-Cal qualified. Birth father is 26 years
old, Caucasian, 6’5”, 185 lbs, athletic;
agrees 100% with adoption planning. Birth
parents are choosing adoption because they
currently are homeless, not financially
stable and lack family support.
Sophie -is Caucasian; 29 years
old; 5’6” tall; 180 lbs; has brown hair
and hazel eyes; baby’s gender currently
unknown; Medi-Cal qualified. Husband fully
supports adoption planning.
Nicole -delivered twins (brothers).
Twins are healthy. Nicole and babies’ birth
father, James, are Caucasian; 30 years old;
community college students. They are choosing
adoption because they lack the resources
needed to successfully parent the twins.
Julie -is Caucasian; 19 years
old; is decidedly
anti-abortion; child’s gender currently
unknown; attractive; no alcohol or cigarettes;
has used marijuana during pregnancy -- twice
per month; has 10 siblings; older brother
and sister know about pregnancy and support
adoption; Medi-Cal qualified; is receiving
Mackenzie -is 20 years old; African-American;
single mom parenting one year old daughter;
has prenatal care and Kaiser medical insurance;
is a student at a local community college;
no alcohol, drugs or cigarettes.
Andrea - is 18; due in four months;
attends college -- art major; intends to
place with gay adopting parents; requests
contact post-birth (pictures/letters every
six months and opportunity to visit adopting
family once each year). Birth father supports
Faith - is Caucasian; blue eyes;
5'8"; 135 pounds; early 30’s; is expecting
baby boy. She has on-going issues with addiction;
is currently attending college on-line (art
major); is receiving pre-natal care and
is eligible for Medi-Cal.