Vivian

V is 5’1”, 165 pounds, red hair, green eyes; no cigarettes; no alcohol or drugs; no religion. This is her 3rd pregnancy and will be her 3rd delivery. She is not parenting her other kids.

Native American ancestry.  None.

Adoption counseling.  V has declined counseling services.

Post-adoption contact.  None.

Birth Father.  V met birth father haphazardly at a party in Oregon. She was drunk; says bf is mid-20’s, Caucasian, 170-180 pounds, green eyes; brown hair.

Adoption budget.  V would appreciate help with housing ($200/month), food ($300/month), transportation ($120/month) and phone service ($50.00/month) pro-rated on a monthly basis from date of match until 6-weeks or 2 months post-birth (depending on whether V delivers naturally or via c-section) – plus a one-time $500 gift for maternity clothes.

Madison

M is 5’2”, 170 pounds, black hair, brown eyes. This is her 1st pregnancy; M is choosing adoption because she is not in the right time of her life to be a parent.

Birth Father.  M is unmarried. Alleged father is Hispanic.

Adoption counseling.  M may request adoption counseling.

Adoption budget.  M would appreciate help with food (TBD/month), housing ($300/month), transportation ($100/month) and cell phone service (TBD/month) pro-rated on a monthly basis from date of match until 6 weeks or two months post-birth (depending on whether delivery is natural or via c-section)– plus a one-time $500 gift for maternity clothes.

Post-adoption contact.  Exchange of letters and pictures and opportunity to visit annually.

Drug use.  M does not smoke or do drugs. Prior to finding out she was pregnant, she drank infrequently.

Adopting family.  M wants to match with adopting parents who are over the age of 30 and are loving and accepting of people for who they are.

Mary

Mary is 31 years old; baby boy born last August; Pacific Islander.

M is 5’9”, 250 pounds, brown hair, brown eyes. This is her 2nd pregnancy; M is choosing adoption because she wants a better life for baby boy.

Birth Father.  M was married to birth father in Fiji. Birth father is also Pacific Islander.

Post-adoption contact.  Exchange of letters and pictures and opportunity to visit annually.

Drug use.  M does not smoke, drink or use other drugs. 

Vivian

V is 31 years old; has Middle-Eastern heritage with hazel eyes and dark brown hair. V has admitted to using meth and marijuana daily and is a smoker. Until recently, she has not had prenatal care. This is her 5th pregnancy.

Jovana

J is 35 years old; Hispanic with brown eyes and dark brown hair; baby boy. J does not use drugs and does not drink. She has received consistent prenatal care since finding out she was pregnant.

Denise

D is 28 years old; Caucasian with blue eyes and brown hair. D was using drugs but says she stopped once she found out she was pregnant; is currently residing in a Northern CA community.

Clara

C is 20 years old; baby girl. C has received prenatal healthcare; is currently admitted to a residential recovery treatment program for women.

Kami

K is Caucasian; 25 years old; pregnant with a baby girl; birth father is African American. K hasn’t received consistent prenatal healthcare; is using meth and is trying to stop. K has successfully placed once before.

 

Sierra

S is Caucasian; 24 years old; is Medi-Cal eligible; baby girl. S has twice successfully placed – baby boy and baby girl. Identity of birth father is unknown.

Julia

J is 24 years old; Caucasian; placing 2 children for adoption and insists they are placed together.

Child 1: birth father is African American
Child 2: birth father is Caucasian/African American