Minnesota’s only nonprofit dedicated solely to adoption advocacy and affirmation announced the selection of new board leadership. The Adoption Option Council of Minnesota (AOCM) board of directors elected Kate Gillen and Allie Schmidt to the positions of president and vice president, respectively.Kyle Ingebrigtson was elected as a new member at the Jan. 16 meeting. Keep reading to meet AOCM’s new leaders.
One of AOCM’s fastest-growing areas is a school outreach program, driven by more than 50 volunteers who visit Minnesota classrooms to share their adoption stories. Having seen the impact of creating a more positive culture of support for adoption in Minnesota classrooms over the years, these volunteers are determined to expand the program to reach more than 10,000 students in 2014. Take a moment to watch the video below to learn more, then consider joining this effort as a volunteer or financial supporter.
Minnesota Loves Adoption
Celebrating the many ways adoption has touched their lives, Minnesota individuals and families have come together to share their stories. Adoption Option Council of Minnesota is pleased to present those stories in a beautiful hard cover book called “Minnesota Loves Adoption.” Click on the image below to learn more about this program and how you can get involved.
AOCM is not a political or religious organization.