Quiver Full Adoptions is a nonprofit adoption agency located in Greenville SC, who has built a loyal following of both followers and friends who are passionate about all things adoption—ethics, education, and stories. Listeners subscribe to Quiver Full Adoptions for the latest in adoption and stories from the adoption triad.The purpose of this podcast is to serve and educate adoptive families before, throughout and after their adoption. This podcast is hosted by Casey Brown and Elizabeth Bordeaux, the Co-Founders of Quiver Full Adoptions, Inc.
Interview with Hannah Eloge with @kindredand.co
Hannah lives in Chicago, but is a desert girl at heart, with her husband, twin girls, Ezra + Olive. She loves queso dip a little too much. A photographer, designer, and creative, Hannah is passionate about adoption and through her own adoption process, she found her "people". She started Kindred + Co to form a community and give others something she desperately wishes she had going through the adoption process. Kindred + Co. is a brave community that lifts up all voices in the adoption triad.
Interview with Elena Hall author of Through Adopted Eyes
Elena Svetlana Hall is a proud alumni of Baylor University and working on her Master’s degree in Social Work at UTA. Her passion for adoption advocacy stems from her faith and family and her own personal story of adoption. Those who know her best know that she talks very fast and loves ice cream, singing, dancing, white rice, spending time with friends and family, and all the gluten things. But please keep cilantro far away.
Interview with Lanaya Graham with @adoption.books
Lanaya & her husband have the privilege of parenting two beautiful girls who joined their family through international adoption. Adoption makes their family a whole lot more beautiful, and brings unique challenges to the table. This has driven her pursuit of adoption education, from adoptee and birth parent voices, which she seeks to elevate in the adoption community. Through her blog and book reviews, Lanaya shares her love of books as tools for creating dialogue about the complexities of adoption.
Interview with McCall Alridge (Fund the Nations)
McCall Aldridge is the lead storyteller at Fund The Nations and is an adoptive mom! McCall and her husband fundraised about 90% of their international adoption through selling t-shirts. Whoa! What?! What did they do and how did they do it? We can’t wait to listen to McCall tell her story and share with us some of the do’s and don’ts of t-shirt fundraising.
Interview with Amy Bagwell @toddleradoption
Amy is the founder of @toddleradoption ! Amy and husband Charlie adopted their daughter Lee as a toddler and have learned so much since adopting outside of their race and raising their black daughter. Amy shares with us her perspective as well as more on the idea that telling our children their adoption story isn’t about telling them in one specific moment but through an evolving conversation.
Interview with Kelsey Vander Vliet @fromanothamotha
Kelsey Vander Vliet is a birthmom to her son, Graham, who she placed for adoption three years ago. Kelsey is an adoption paralegal, is set to attend law school in Fall of 2019, and currently lives in California! Kelsey is passionate about all things adoption, in particular ethical adoptions and educating adoptive parents on how to be considerate of their child’s first family!
Authentic and Charming!
I love listening to Casey & Elizabeth! As an adoptive mom they’ve taught me so much and challenged me to be a better member of the triad. They are so relatable and I am so happy they have a podcast for us to enjoy!
Authentic, funny and so informative
Thanks for putting your story out there, ladies! Can’t wait to hear more!
Funny and informative ❤️
Love this intro! Cannot wait for more!