Agape Adoptions provides a FREE Personalized Adoption Finance Coaching Service with a customized adoption finance plan for our adopting families. This Service offers webinars, training videos and consultations with a coach help you create an adoption budget, and learn about fundraising, grants and more!
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YAFC service, "Families that use Kelly's system of Tools to Finance Your Adoption, Grant Writing, Special Events and more, typically raise between $5,000 and $15,000 for their adoptions." Click here to learn more about Adoption Finance Coaching Services. Once a family is accepted to Agape Adoptions, we will set you up with the Coaching Services. A federal tax credit is available to eligible families. Visit:https://www.irs.gov/taxtopics/tc607 (or look up IRS tax topic 607) to learn more.
Various parts of the U.S (and the placing country) government play key roles throughout the process of intercountry adoptions. Below are links to their websites and useful resources (don't get too over-whelmed with knowing each part of the process and who does what, our staff will help you navigate the process).
Agape recommends adoptive families consult with a medical professional to further review referral information. We recommend utilizing a medical professional who specializes in international adoption as they will be more familiar with reviewing child files and can give more clear guidance. Resources to help you do this include: