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Regina Calcaterra Luncheon and Heart Gallery Reception

Friday November 7th, 2014

CAP invites you to hear foster care survivor, author of "Etched in Sand", and now successful New York State Attorney, Regina Calcaterra's inspiring story in celebration of National Adoption Month.

12:00pm- Luncheon at the Chatterbox Club ($50pp) Featuring keynote speaker: Regina Calcaterra. Register here or call David at 585-232-5110. Pay $50.00 online by using our donation page and noting "Regina Luncheon" in the honor or memory box.

6:30pm- Meet & Greet Reception at The Strong National Museum of Play (1 Manhattan Square Dr, Rochester, NY 14607)

7:00pm- Judge Wagner Heart Gallery at The Strong National Museum of Play (1 Manhattan Square Dr, Rochester, NY 14607) Register here or call David at 585-232-5110.


Adoption Information Meetings with the City of Rochester: Meet the last 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. 

Wednesday, September 24th at 6pm
David F. Gantt Community Center

Wednesday, October 29th at 6pm
Danforth Community Center 

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

CAP Adoption Informational Meetings: The second Wednesday of every monthat 6:00 PM at the CAP office


Children Awaiting Parents – In the News

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

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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