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Our Featured Family

Mary Snyder and Ellie Jones

Sacramento, CA

We are Mary Snyder, Ellie Jones, and Claire Jones-Ruman. Thanks for taking the time to read our letter and getting to know us. We are excited about expanding our family by adopting a child. We are committed to an open adoption and look forward to getting to know you. We welcome an ongoing relationship with you at a level that you would be comfortable with. Read more >

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Independent Adoption Center

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The IAC is a full service open adoption agency in operation since 1982. We offer free adoption seminars every month, and provide free lifetime counseling to all our alumni.

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Considering placing your baby for adoption? This packet helps you understand open adoption and contains inspiring stories written by birthparents.

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