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Entries by Michelle Zoromski

A CHILD for the Rathmann Family — MN

Our journey in life together has been a blend of hardship and blessing, a beautiful testimony of God’s grace, love, and power. Proverbs 24:16 says: “for though the righteous fall seven times, they will rise again.” This has been our story; one of heartache and sickness, but also one of redemption and finding our ability […]

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Isaac’s Buddies was created in celebration of Isaac, who was adopted from Ukraine in 2020 at the age of 10. Isaac was listed on Reece’s Rainbow for over 7 years before his family found him, thanks to an advocacy post on Facebook, and decided to commit to bringing him home. He went from being a […]

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2 Children for a Carolina family

Our family has set out on the journey of adoption. We are so honored and blessed by this chapter in our lives. We have watched as many families have said yes and have brought so many beautiful children out of orphanages into loving homes. We are so thankful we have the opportunity to provide a […]

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A CHILD for the Arnold Family — WA

We are the Arnold Family.  We are adopting again. Adopting has led us all over the globe to find our children China, India, and Ghana. We are currently a family of seven children.   We have two Reece’s Rainbow kids at home already.  We can’t imagine our lives without our children.  We are hoping to adopt […]

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A CHILD for the Baird family — GA

Hello! We are Daniel and Markie Baird and have two precious daughters – Aslyn who is 3 and Brooklyn who will be 2 in October. Come along with us on an incredible journey of faith as we work to bring our third daughter home from Eastern Europe. Our adoption journey begins with an Instagram post […]

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2 GIRLS for the Childers family — PA

William and Aubrey met over 15 years ago at a Starbucks Coffee shop in a small town in Oregon. Aubrey was working late nights and early mornings to help support her parents who were going through a difficult time, and William was working towards his Bachelors Degree. Once they met, they were inseparable. They have […]

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A BOY for the Shepard family — IN

We are James and Kim Shepard. We are two passionate, goofy, and adventurous cat parents who are seeking to grow our awesome family through international adoption. We both work for the same agent as community-based therapists for individuals with disabilities and mental health dual diagnoses. We both have a huge heart for individuals with disabilities […]

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A CHILD for the Jagge family — TX

Meet the Jagge family from Texas – Theron, Kelci, Emma (10) and Hudson (2)! In 2020, Kelci came across an Instagram video that was posted by a Reece’s Rainbow family. Seeing how this family had drastically changed a life, the Jagges were drawn to do research on special needs orphans around the world. Reece’s Rainbow […]

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A BOY for the Price family — IA

The Price Family is excited to expand their family through adoption! Joe and Amy have been married for 6 years and have 4 children; biological and adopted. Joe works in insurance and Amy is an interior designer and they live in Iowa. They are in the process of adopting a little boy from Bulgaria. Amy […]

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MAGNOLIA for the Snyder family — FL

We’re just an ordinary family living the extraordinary life by stepping out in faith in place of standing frozen in fear. If you’d have told me last Spring that I would be once again speeding through the adoption paperwork pile I wouldn’t have believed you. So on this very day I stand in awe at […]

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TRENT for the Wasinger family — MA

The Wasinger family is thrilled to announce their second adoption from Eastern Europe! They are (currently) a family of 5. Lauren and Nick, along with their two biological children, were thrilled to bring home a daughter from Bulgaria in 2011 through special needs adoption. It has blessed all of them in so many ways! Lauren […]

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YAGER for the Edwards family — IN

Devin, an IT manager at an electric cooperative, and Melissa, a former teacher, have been married for six years and have two children, a toddler and a teen that make life full and fun! They love spending time together, hiking, fishing, exploring new parks and destinations. For many years Melissa felt God placing the special […]

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AUDEN for the Umstead family — PA

I am happy to introduce you to the Umstead family. They are a family of 11! Tom and Heather have 4 biological children who are all adults. Tom, along with his brother-in-law, father-in-law and son, own their own business where they cut trees and sell the timber. Heather stays at home with the kids and […]

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2 CHILDREN for the Hamblen family — NC

Chris and Kelli have been married for almost 10 years. They have 3 wonderful biological children and are so excited to be adding 2 more wonderful children to their family through adoption. Chris works part-time as a pastor and he owns his own small woodworking business. Kelli works with preschool and elementary age children as […]

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A GIRL for the Graves family — MD

Phil and Kristie Graves have been married for almost 2 decades. Phil met Kristie when he became the youth pastor at Faith Baptist Church in Maryland in 2001. Kristie was teaching senior high Sunday school and Phil thought she was pretty nice from the very beginning. For several years, Phil and Kristie discussed the idea […]

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A GIRL for the JOHNSON family — TX

We are the Johnson family! Meet Dad, Kevin, and Mom Seana. Kevin raced motocross professionally for years before he retired and is now a realtor. Seana is a stay-at-home homeschool teacher to their 5 children. Our kids are Preslie (13), Gavin (10), Kenlie (8), Emmaline (5), and Everleigh (1 1/2). We are overjoyed to be […]

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A CHILD for the Anderson-Hansen family — CT

Meet the Anderson-Hansen Family! Charlie and Liz have a blended family with 5 children: Ethan (15), Savanna (13), Abby (12), Emmeline (5) and Cameron (4). Charlie and Liz each brought children from first marriages (the oldest 3), had one child together (Emmeline) and adopted one child through DCF. They are both registered nurses. Charlie works […]

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A BOY for the Myers family — MI

When I was in college in 1996, I had the opportunity to travel to Haiti on a service learning trip. It was there I met the most precious child, a social orphan, like so many in the world. And she planted a seed that took years to spout. In 2010, I traveled with family to […]

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A Child for the Palm family — KY

Meet the Palms!  Adam and Carolyn and their kids: Doug, Adam, Veronica, Matthew, Mary, Jack, Regina, Gabriel, and Gemma. When Adam and Carolyn were married almost seventeen years ago, they knew God was calling them to raise a family, but did not know if they would be able to have biological children.  Even before they […]

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A CHILD for the Boyer family — OH

Meet the Boyer family! Shane (dad) works in the manufacturing industry. April (mom) stays at home and homeschools their five children. They live on a small homestead in Ohio.  Shane and April began the process to foster-adopt early on in their marriage and soon found out they were expecting their second child, so they decided […]

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IVEY for the Pfenninger family — GA

Hi! We are Jonathan and Melissa Pfenninger. We have two beautiful daughters named Ivy (4) and Elliott (2) and are in the process to bring home a third! We did not start out the adoption process in your typical way. While very open to adoption, our plans were always to build our family through biological […]

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Leah’s Birthday Fundraiser!

Over the last 11 years of my life has been forever changed by the wonderful work Reece’s Rainbow is doing helping orphans with special needs around the world find forever families. For me it all started, having my older sister, Sarah who has Down syndrome in my life. I have with the help of my […]

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A Child for the Dispenza family — LA

Patrick and Lindsey have devoted their lives to changing the lives of kids from all different backgrounds and abilities.  They always knew they would adopt internationally, but it wasn’t until 2020 when God said to step out in faith and they decided to push forward.  After fostering for over 10 years, they decided to pursue […]

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3 Children for the Breckenridge Family – IA

Meet the Breckenridge Family!  Scott (dad), Jenna (mom), Aeson (13), and Rowan (8)!  They are a fun loving family who enjoy the little things in life.  They reside in Iowa, but love to travel as much as possible! The Breckenridge family is looking to bring home 3 boys from Eastern Europe very soon!  While they […]

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2 CHILDREN for the Darnowski family — IN

We are the Darnowski family. We just adopted three little toddlers, who don’t yet toddle, from Eastern Europe! Elizaveta (Carmen on RR) 15 mos, Yuri (Quill) 2.5 and Piotr (Kade) 2.5 years. We realized that some other families were going back again right after adopting, to adopt again. They so inspired us, that we decided […]

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AARON for the Allardice family — MA

We are the Allardice Family from Fall River, MA. Our family includes Erica, Ian and our 2 children Kailee 12yo and Rylan 7yo. Our story started many years ago when Ian and I were only 15yo we met in driving school. We became close friends throughout high school. We parted ways after graduation and went […]

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SCOTT for the McFarland-Higgins Family — VA

Brian and Stephanie have grown their family in nearly every possible way: biology, step parenting, foster care and international adoption. Nine of their children are “permanent members” but a handful of extras call them mom and dad from their years as foster parents, and they have even recently added the title of “bonus grandparents” to […]

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BEATRICE for the Peters family — WA

Meet the Peters family! This beautiful family is excited to be on their second adoption working hard to bring home a precious girl born with Down Syndrome. Joe and Ronda have a special admiration for people born with Down Syndrome, their fourth child being born with DS, opened their world to the beauty of everyone […]

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Laura’s Fantastic Fundraisers

For Laura’s fundraisers!   Laura currently has a $2000 Matching Grant!  When this total reaches $3593, they’ll receive an additional $2000! A list of donors will be provided to Laura. Thank you!                           Thank you for your support!      

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DONNA for the Debus family — APO

Jason grew up in Oklahoma and spent most of his life in Texas and Merilee is from Georgia. Their story didn’t begin until they met while working overseas in Tokyo, Japan. After falling in love and deciding they wanted to start a future together, they were married and began the hard work of blending their […]

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BLAIR for the Cunningham family — VA

Jayme and her daughter, Londyn Grace, have prayed to grow their family. Jayme is a Supervisor for a restaurant chain in Virginia. She has worked for this company for 10 years and now has the flexibility to grow her family. At first, Jayme had considered fostering a child; however, she knew that her and Londyn […]

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Fabian

Boy, born 2019 Fetal alcohol syndrome (dysmorphic) Listed: Nov 2020   He has 5 siblings in the family-style children home, they are not adoptable.  Fabian is available to large families, and older parents.  Married couples only.  

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DAWSON for the Doggett family — WA

Douglas and Jena have been married for almost six years. Their first son joined their family from Eastern Europe through adoption just before Christmas 2019. When they brought him home, they said they would go back “in a few years.” However, much like when they saw their first son’s photo and story, they now feel […]

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MARIELLA for the Kalkhorst family — CO

We (Brion and Jenn) have been part of the adoption community for most of our lives. Brion’s family, including his father, aunts, and uncles, as well as niece and nephew were adopted. Before Jenn met Brion, she spent many years working with organizations that supported orphans and community health in Vietnam, China, Mexico, and Honduras. […]

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Sarah`s MACC

For Sarah’s MACC fundraisers! 80% will go to Sarah’s MACC child, Violet — and 20% to cover the expenses & postage. A list of donors will be provided to Sarah. Thank you!

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DARCY JOY for the Houston Family — AZ

Meet the Houston family made up of Wesley, Rachael and their dog Kyba! Wes and Rach met at an elementary school play of Frog and Toad, it was true love at first sight! They share a passion for music, art, exploration, the outdoors, and family. Rachael, a teacher for 10 years and now administrator, has […]

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A CHILD for the Nymann family — Canada

John and Erin live in Ontario, Canada. Back in 2017 they flew with their whole family to Nigeria to adopt a little girl. It further opened up their eyes to the great need for adoption. So many children living in institutions, and on streets with little love and care. It was a real adventure, but […]

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Saint Mary of Sorrows: Marshall Walk

Saint Mary of Sorrows Fourth Annual Reece’s Rainbow 2K Walk:  First Virtual Walk Kick off date Saturday October 24, 2020 Walk is virtual so walk anytime between October 24 and November 7th Goal: To raise funds to assist the Marshall Family with the adoption of their 4th child with special needs as well as awareness […]

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Vinny for the Castaneda family — TX

Carly is an elementary school nurse in Fort Worth, TX. Her adoption journey officially began in July 2020, but really started back when she was 19 years old. The summer of her sophomore year of college, a good friend of hers invited her to work at Charis Hills Camp- a small camp in Sunset, TX […]

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Virtual Bike-a-Thon

Family is More Than Blood Virtual Bike-a-Thon Benefitting: The Wierenga Family Hi! We’re Jakob, Konnor, and Artem Oden – the youngest of the 8 Oden kids. Our family has been built by biology, domestic adoption, and international adoption. Mom and Dad first learned about international special needs adoption and Reece’s Rainbow in 2014, and it […]

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Ruth

Girl, born summer 2015 CO-7 Down syndrome Listed: Sept 2020 Ruth is a beautiful and social girl! She likes to listen to music and watch TV. There is a $2,000 agency fee reduction for Ruth’s adoption her listing agency.

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A GIRL for the Applebaugh Garza family — CO

Lindsay, Noel and their two kids plus a multitude of scaly, feathery and furry members call the Mile High state home. Together they do all things outdoors and enjoy traveling, especially to Texas, Kansas and Florida to visit extended family. Their biggest adventure yet will be traveling to Asia to bring their little girl HOME. […]

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V for the Boyer family — FL

This will be Dennis & Cindy’s 4th Adoption. They met their “CHRISTmas Miracle” in December of 2016. He came over with a group of other children through hosting. He has been coming to their family now for 4 years. They have sent him back to his orphanage 7 times, waiting to be able to begin […]

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