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Why My Fellow LGBTQ Iowans Should Caucas For Gov. Martin O'Malley

Kai McGee | Posted 02.01.2017 | Queer Voices
Kai McGee

Upon taking office, O'Malley brought in new leadership to fix the broken system in a comprehensive manner. His staff was first directed to reform child welfare with a simple credo: Nothing matters more to a child than a place to call home.

How Homophobia Is Hurting Our Nation's Foster Children

DaShanne Stokes | Posted 11.02.2016 | Queer Voices
DaShanne Stokes

I've never understood why so many of my foster care brothers and sisters continue to languish in the foster care system. In truth, they should have found homes a long time ago.

These Two Moms Share The Story Of Building Their Beautiful Family Through Foster Care

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Today, we launch National Foster Care Awareness Month by featuring a couple in our Huffington Post Gay Voices RaiseAChild.US “Let Love Define Family...

The World Would Be A Better Place If There Were More Mothers Like This

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

This week’s Huffington Post Gay Voices RaiseAChild.US “Let Love Define FamilyTM” series installment features an interview with Mary Keane, age 6...

Gay Voices' Family Friday: How One Gay Couple Created Their Beautifully Unique Family

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

As part of our Family Friday series, every week we spotlight one family, share the story of their love and send lots of love and support to them from ...

30 Days Of LGBT Holiday Giving: Give A Gift To RaiseAChild.US

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Note: This holiday season, in lieu of a traditional holiday gift guide, we'll be featuring a different LGBT organization each day for our "30 Days Of ...

Traveling the Path to Parenthood

John Ireland | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
John Ireland

I had pulled to the curb and could barely see the road though the water welling in my eyes. I felt as if I had just heard from the future... from one of the children that would never be mine.

Judge Hears Arguments In Catholic Charities Adoption Case

Posted 10.17.2011 | Chicago

Story by Kate Sosin, courtesy of the Windy City Times A circuit court judge is weighing a claim by four Catholic charities that the state violated ...