Entries by Michelle Zoromski

Leah’s Birthday Fundraiser!

Leah’s turning the big 30! Leah has a huge heart for special needs orphans & has been advocating the last 12 years for families on Reeces rainbow. My sister Sarah who just so happens to have Down syndrome has been my biggest inspiration into why I love supporting Reeces rainbow. My dream has always been […]

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ELLA 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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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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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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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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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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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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Fraser

Boy, born 2018 Talipes valgus atrial septal defect patent ductus arteriosus Updated pics 10/20; update from a family that met him 10/20: Fraser was a very sweet and smart boy! He was very loving and happy. He seemed comfortable with his caregivers, happy and playful. He speaks and says several words appropriately for his age. […]

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Cora

Girl, born 2014 PRC Down syndrome, CHD- ASD Cora is an adorable, happy, easy-going, and playful little girl. Her favorite toys are stuffed animals and dolls, and she takes great care of them! She shares her snacks with her dolls and she covers them with a blanket when it is time to go to bed. […]

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NAN for the Neri family — NY

Joe and Jenna live in NY with their 4 daughters Brianna, Chiara, Savanna and Stella. Stella, who was born with Down Syndrome, was adopted from Asia in 2018 and now they are excited to be going back for their 5th daughter, also born with Down Syndrome and a heart defect. Joe and Jenna’s adoption story […]

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Multi-family Adoption Auction

Multi Family Adoption Auction: it’s actually just that simple. Each month I will help host an auction for multiple families, each family will receive their own album that they have full control over! At the very end of the auction, once monies have been paid, all the families will donate 10% of our winnings to […]

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A CHILD for the Davis family — LA

Gary and Denise became members of the Reece’s Rainbow Family in 2006. First by advocating and supporting International Adoption for Ukraine and children in Eastern Europe. After adopting both Makayla and Patrick in 2000 and 2002 they wanted to return to adopt but decided on adopting from Bulgaria Chrissie 2009, then Jake and Gennie in […]

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ELI for the Keim family — NE

Rodney and Alisha Keim live in Atkinson, Nebraska with their children Josiah, Selah, Jeremiah, and Tallulah.  Jeremiah was adopted from Thailand in 2015 and Tallulah from Asia in 2019. The family was first matched with Tallulah through her advocacy page at Reece’s Rainbow. In one of the photos, she was pictured with another little boy […]

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Brighton Hope for the Rinehart family — TX

We are the Rinehart family and we are adopting! This will be our third and final adoption from Asia. We have six grown children and multiple grandchildren. Our home and family are full of people and love. Our two youngest daughters (ages 8 & 6), adopted in 2017 and 2018, are eagerly awaiting their little […]

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Hasini for the Woods family — NH

We are Carrie and Ken Woods, parents of six children, four adopted from Asia and two biological. We met in high school and have been married for almost 34 years. Our children range in ages from 8 to 31 and we are also excited to soon be grandparents. We started our first adoption in 2000 […]

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A CHILD for the Creech Family — TN

I remember thinking, “Will I ever return to China?” as our plane departed from our adoption trip in 2017. We adopted our two sons on that trip, and I longed for home in the USA, but I absolutely wanted to return to China one day. In January of 2020 we once again met the requirements […]

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SIMONE for the Davis family — VA

Leah is a lifelong Navy sailor who grew up as a dependent and is now active duty. When she was a young girl living in Hawaii, her stay-at-home RN mother fostered several children under 2 who had special needs for a few months and one at a time while they were between more permanent homes. […]

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Tristan

Boy, born 2014 PRC Bullous ichthyosiform erythroderma Additional photos and video available. Tristan has a severe skin condition. Look at that smile in spite of what must be very painful and itchy sores. A report from August 2018 says the following: Tristan has a pair of bright eyes. He has a smile, he is so […]

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These families are in country now…meeting their child for the first time as a result of your life-saving donations Families are still eligible for FSP donations until they are HOME with their new child, so it is not too late to help them with your sponsorship gifts.

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Griffiths Family Fundraising

Whilst adopting our daughter with special needs from abroad, we were privileged to meet and fall in love with many beautiful children with Down Syndrome in her orphanage. The conditions they have to endure, even against children with minor or no special needs are terrible, and we decided that when we came back, we would […]

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MADELINE for the Swegle family — CO

Brian and Julie Swegle are the parents of 7. After raising their 6 birth children, they decided that they were still young enough and brave enough to add more children to their family through adoption. Because Julie is a teacher for the visually impaired at a school for the deaf and the blind, they felt […]

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The families listed on this page have made it to “the end of the rainbow”. They have endured many long months of paper-chasing and fundraising in anticipation of bringing their new child home quickly. Your sponsorship is most critical now, as their final agency, country, and travel fees are coming due. Your help will make […]

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Sponsor one or more families to help with the financial burden of their adoption journey. These families are GETTING CLOSER, but still very much need your financial support! Thank you for your generous gift of life and love!

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