#myadoptionstory - Volunteering With Gladney


Volunteering With GladneyI was adopted through Gladney’s international program from Paraguay when I was four months old.

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I Am Gladney. Are You?


I Am Gladney. Are You? We’re asking our Gladney Network (birth parents, adoptive parents, adoptees, friends, donors, volunteers, staff members- all of Gladney) to share their connection to Gladney through video. We’ll be using the videos on our social networks and website as well as showcasing the new I Am Gladney video during the 2015 Gladney Cup event! We need your help! Grab your phones or video cameras and share in 15 seconds the following:

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Talking About the Tough Stuff


Please join us on March 6, 2014 from 6:00 pm. to 8 p.m. for this Education Event hosted by the Greater Fort Worth Gladney Family Association.

How and when to have crucial conversations with your child.  This year we will have three program specific (ABC/Domestic, New Beginnings and Inter-country) panels going simultaneously to better answer all of your questions!

Panels will have adoptive parents, adoptees and adoption professionals to answer your questions!  Educational credits will be given to approved and waiting families.

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Gladney Family Association - Leadership Retreat 2013


GFA Leadership Retreat 2013Close to 50 Gladney Family Association (GFA) leaders are assembling at Gladney's Fort Worth Campus today for the 2013 GFA Leadership Retreat.

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Adoption Education Event – Talking About the Tough Stuff


Talking About the Tuff StuffOn February 28th, the Fort Worth GFA will host the 2nd annual Talking About the Tough Stuff panel discussion in Mabee Hall from 6:30 to 8:30 pm with check-in and dinner beginning at 6:00 pm. This event was a huge success last year and we received a lot of wonderful feedback regarding how helpful and insightful it was for our adoptive families.

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Adoption Stories by Gladney - Life as an Adoptee


Gladney recently had birth parents, adoptees, adoptive parents, and transitional care parents come to our Maternity Dorm and share their adoption stories with young women .  Below is the story of Allison, a Gladney Adult Adoptee.


First of all, I want to tell you all how amazing, brave, and courageous I think you are.  This must be the hardest thing you have ever had to experience and I am just so impressed by each of you.

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Gladney Adoptees Share Their Feelings About Adoption


During Gladney Center for Adoption's 125th Anniversary Celebration, some very special adoptees stopped by to share their thoughts and feelings about being adopted.



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Gladney Center for Adoption
6300 John Ryan Drive | Fort Worth, Texas 76132-4122

Headquarters: 817-922-6000   Pregnant?: 1-800-GLADNEY
International Adoptions: 1-800-INT-ADOP
Domestic Adoptions: 1-800-687-3097
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