Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello, namaste, or, as we would say in our language, “namaskaara” (namas-kaa-ruh). We are very happy and grateful to be able to share a bit of ourselves with you. Our names are Shubha and Raghu. We are both from India; in fact, both from a city called Bengaluru (bengal-oo-ru) in the south of India. We both speak the same native language, a language...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello, we are Emily and Caleb! Thank you for taking the time to read more about us as prospective parents. We met in 2010 when we attended the same work conference and connected as two young people with shared interests in food, community, and local business. Soon we were emailing back and forth, and eventually meeting up again in person, becoming good friends. That friendship...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hi! We're Sarah and Jessica. Thank you so much for taking some time to get to know us. We met as friends through an online dating app in Boston in 2014 while Sarah was working and Jessica was in pharmacy school. After spending the summer getting to know one another, we realized we had feelings for each other. We began dating and quickly fell...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello, we are John and Laura! Thank you for taking the time to read our story and learn more about us as prospective parents. Our Story We met shortly after college through a mutual friend, at a Halloween party. John was a burly lumberjack, and Laura was a zombie. Despite the silly costumes, we hit it off immediately and danced all night together. On our...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello! My name is Lizzie. I want to thank you for taking the time to review my profile and consider me as part of your adoption plan. My hope is that this gives you some insight into who I am as a person, what type of mother I would be, and the environment in which I’d raise a child. I sincerely appreciate the...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello! We are Jess and Jake! Thank you for taking the time to view our profile and get to know us. Our Story We met and became friends during our high school years. After graduation, we kept in touch long distance, while both feeling a connection deeper than friendship. We began dating in 2014, six years after high school. Jake proposed in 2018 and Jess...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), We’re Meredith and Peter. Thank you so much for taking a moment to look at this snapshot of our lives. We’ve known each other for 15 years and we’re looking forward to getting to know you too. Our story began in 2007 when we met in college through a mutual friend. An outing to a corn maze is when we first spent time together....

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), We are Jonathan and Sarah, high school sweethearts who live in a small town in Massachusetts. In 2018, we adopted our son, Abraham, and over the last couple of years we have watched him grow into an energetic, affectionate and curious little boy. Raising Abraham has brought immeasurable joy and love into our lives and confirmed our desire to expand our family. We...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello, we are Alicia and David. We want to thank you for reading our profile and offering us the opportunity to show you who we are. We imagine that this must be a difficult decision for you, and we only hope that you choose what is suitable for you and your child. Our Story We met at an art gallery in 2007. We were both...

Introduction Dear Expectant Parent(s), Hello! If you are reading this, we hope that means you saw something in us that made you pause for a moment. Our names are Alice and Ross and we are very happy to make your acquaintance. We hope to get to know you better in this process ahead. More than anything, we wish to provide a child with a safe, secure, and loving...