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Barbara and Warren Thumm

Whitestone, NY

Hello! We are Barbara and Warren Thumm from Whitestone, New York. We appreciate you taking the time to read our website and truly respect you for considering open adoption. We look forward to embracing you and building a positive, supportive and respectful relationship with you. You can call us toll free at 1-866-958-3326 or email us at We can't wait to speak to you! Read more >

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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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