12 Nelson Mandela Quotes To Help You On Your Adoption Journey

Did you know Nelson Mandela was adopted?

Jennifer Mellon July 18, 2017

Nelson Mandela, the first elected president of South Africa, was himself adopted. Mandela Day is celebrated on his birthday, July 18th in honor of his call to action that every individual has the power to change the world and make an impact. In honor of Mandela Day we hope these quotes from Nelson Mandela will help you on your adoption journey.

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Jennifer Mellon

Jennifer Mellon has worked in the children welfare field for more than a decade, serving in varying capacities as the Executive Director, Member Manager, and Chief Development Officer at Joint Council on International Children’s Services. She also worked for the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI) and served on the Board of the Campagna Center, which provides critical educational services to children and families in the DC Metro region. She currently serves on the Development Board for the National Council for Adoption.She is the Co-Founder and President of Trustify, which she founded with her husband, Danny Boice. They reside in Alexandria, Virginia with their 5 children.


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