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Click to read CAP's May 2015 E- Newsletter. Email melanie@capbook.org to be added to the E-newsletter mailing list.

Heart Gallery and Luncheon a Success!

Children Awaiting Parents Welcomes New Executive Director, Charles Reaves. 

Upcoming Events 

Wednesday, July 15th: CAP holds our first Adoption Training MAPP classes!

Interested in becoming a foster or adoptive parent? Contact Veronica Black at 232-5110 to learn more and sign up for adoption certification. 

Wednesday, September 30th, 4-9pm: Food Truck Rodeo to benefit CAP

Purchase $10.00 food tickets ahead of time through CAP for the Food Truck Rodeo at the public market in downtown Rochester. Your ticket purchase will benefit Children Awaiting Parents and include food! Enjoy the popular event with tons of food vendors and live music while supporting CAP's waiting youth. 

November 6th: CAP's Annual Heart Gallery Opening

Rochester Museum and Science Center. View the beautiful photos of CAP's waiting youth and adoptive families displayed during our opening reception. Professional photographers volunteer their time to capture the unique personalities of children who are waiting to be adopted. The event is family friendly free to the public.


Adoption Information Meetings: Meet the 2nd Wednesday of every month

Interested in becoming a foster or adoptive parent? 
Join Children Awaiting Parents  & learn about the child waiting for you!

These meetings are free and typically last about an hour. 

6:00 PM at the CAP office: 274 North Goodman St., Rochester, Ny 14607 

Please RSVP by calling 585.232.5110

Council of Adoptive Parents Support Group meet the LAST Tuesday of every month at the CAP office

6:00 PM: 274 N. Goodman St., Rocheter, NY 14607 (Village Gate) - Please RSVP by calling 585.232.5110 - new families & their children are always welcome! 

Children Awaiting Parents – In the News
Children Awaiting Parents Recieves Significant Gift! 5/2015

Children Awaiting Parents Walk a Success Despite the Rain - Watch here

Children Awaiting Parents Walk Photo Contest "What Family Means to You" - Watch here

Children Awaiting Parents Launches 40th Anniversary Video
- Watch here

Democrat and Chronicle | Children Awaiting Parents Adoption Group Hopes to Expand Role

A group founded here that has helped change the face of adoption throughout the United States is turning 40 and about to embark on a new venture. Read more
Democrat and Chronicle | Veronica Black, A Woman to Watch
Children Awaiting Parents Community Outreach Specialist, Veronica Black, featured in herRochester.com as a "Woman to Watch." Read more

Neotrope and Send2Press Adopt CAP   
Children Awaiting Parents is proud to announce being adopted by Neotrope and Send2Press as their worthy charity program recipient. 
Read more

Past Events

2015- Waiting Teen Panel

2015- Chuck E Cheese Fundraiser (Martin Luther King Jr. Day) 

2014- Online Match Event

2014- Heart Gallery and Luncheon a Success!

2014 - Annual Family Walk Fundraising Event 

2014 - Mardi Gras - Photo

2013- Judge Wagner Heart Gallery opening

2013 - Family Walk & Zumba on the Beach

2013- PGA Championship Ticket Raffle

2013- Photo Challenge - "What Family Means to Me"

2013- A Toast to Spring Wine & Food Tasting - Photos

2012- ROC the Day - virtual fundraising event

2012- Heart Gallery Exhibit Grand Opening at The Strong National Museum of Play - Photos

2012 Family Walk and Zumba on the Beach presented by the Rochester Athletic Club - Photos

3RD Party

2S Films Event - Video & Photos

Film Producer, Hilary Swank hosts shopping benefit for Children Awaiting Parents -

Butler/Till Media Services Charity Luncheon - Photos

ROC City Roller Derby

2012 Start Your Cellar Night

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