Welcome to Gladney Center for Adoption

A Message From The Gladney President:

GFA membership is all about connection – connecting to other families who share the bond of adoption, who know firsthand the perseverance involved in the process, and who have an appreciation for what Gladney stands for – integrity, quality and tradition. Being a part of the GFA is not only a way to stay connected to Gladney and other adoptive families, but it’s also an opportunity to give back to the organization that helped create your family - offering your time and resources to support fund-raising events, serving as mentors to waiting couples, and just generally playing the role of a Gladney ambassador. Like me, I imagine you want to ensure that Gladney is there for your kids and continues to thrive for many years to come. That’s why I chose to be a GFA Lifetime Member. I count it a privilege to provide sustained support for the organization that enabled Rebecca and me to have a family.

Frank Garrott

       

            Summer is here!

                

 We hope you have a great one!

                 

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GFA Membership is:

                                 

Families supporting families - people of all ages and in all stages of parenting. Many share similar adoption experiences and all share a love of family.

Families who believe in and promote Domestic and Inter-Country adoption in their local communities - through their schools, places of worship, among friends and strangers.

Families who are grateful for their children and thankful for the people who came before them who made The Gladney Center possible.

Families who want other couples who share similar hopes and dreams to experience the joy of parenting.

Families from all of Gladney's many adoption programs –Agency Assisted, Inter-Country, ABC and New Beginnings.

 Upcoming Gladney Fundraiser

With summer here and vacation plans in the works, this is a good time for us to let you know about upcoming GFA Fundraisers that are also in the works for the upcoming months.  Here is a list of what is in store for GFA's all over the country!

2014

October 18 - Houston Dining & Dancing with Daddy

October 18 - National Capital Area Sips & Dips

November 6 - Little Rock Raise a Glass for Gladney

November 9 - Fort Worth Curiouser & Curiouser Tea

November 15 - New Orleans Ladies Luncheon

2015

February 7 - San Antonio Dancing Hearts

February 28 - Oklahoma Dining & Dancing with Daddy

March 7 - Capital Area Winter Princess Ball

If you are interested in learning more about any of these events, please contact Nonya Jordan at 817-922-6045.

 

GFA Event Spotlight

Houston GFA Annual Pool Party!

Houston Public Page Photo

Join the Houston GFA for an afternoon of fun and play at the pool.  The little ones will love to splash around with their Gladney friends and there is a covered pavilion for food and the opportunity to connect and share with other adoptive families and GFA members.  Sunday, July 20, at 2PM.  Quillian Rec Center at 1st United Methodist Church - Westchase.  3663 Westcenter Drive, Houston, TX, 77042.  Click here to register.


                    

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Gladney GFA Events

 

Below are just a few of the fun events that GFA's across the country have planned for the upcoming months.  For a complete list of events in your GFA area, click here or go to the Calendar of Events.  We hope that you will take advantage of these opportunities to spend time with and get to know other Gladney families.  If you have ideas for interesting, fun or educational events, please contact your local GFA President!

 

                      July/Aug

 

 July
  12

New Orleans Adult Night Out

Mizado, New Orleans - 6:00 PM

 

 Aug
  17

Chapel Hill NC Membership Kickoff

The Preserve at Jordan Lake - 2:00 PM

 

 Aug
  23

Pacific Northwest Family Picnic

Greenwood Home, Issaquah - 3:30 PM

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