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.
12 Nelson Mandela Quotes To Help You On Your Adoption Journey
Did you know Nelson Mandela was adopted?
Jennifer Mellon has worked in the child welfare field for more than a decade, serving in varying capacities as the Executive Director and Chief Development Officer of Joint Council on International Children's Services (JCICS) and the Corporate Communications Program Manager for the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI). Jennifer has served on the Board of the Campagna Center, which provides critical educational services to children and families in the DC Metro Area and on the Development Committee for the National Council for Adoption. She is the mom of three children and resides in Alexandria, Virginia.
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