Angels in Adoption® Program
SAVE THE DATE FOR 2020:
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2020
The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute's (CCAI) Angels in Adoption® Gala is one of Washington, D.C.'s most inspiring events that seeks to bring awareness to the millions of children around the globe living without a loving family to call their own. This is an evening you do not want to miss!
Angels in Adoption® honors individuals, couples, families, and organizations from across the nation that have made an extraordinary contribution on behalf of children in need of families.These heroes hail from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico and represent the wide spectrum of individuals involved in the adoption and foster care process. Since the program’s inception in 1999, over 2,700 Angels have received this honor. CCAI also honors a select number of National Angels in Adoption®. As the name implies, these are individuals whose contributions in the fields of adoption or foster care have had a national impact.
Past recipients of this award include Connie Britton, Shonda Rhimes, Willie and Korie Robertson, Katherine Heigl and Josh Kelley, Ne-Yo, Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy, First Lady Laura Bush, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Kristin Chenoweth, Scott and Tracie Hamilton, Sean Anders, Rhea Perlman, Bruce Willis, Al Roker, Muhammad Ali, Patti LaBelle, Jane Seymour, Henry Winkler, Scott Fujita, NVIDIA, Nia Vardalos and CBS Studios.