Video: Florida Couple’s Ukranian Adoption Adventure Ends in Celebration

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Denalee Chapman May 15, 2015

Growing up in an orphanage in Ukraine, three sisters were preparing for a sad split since the orphanage was closing. Miraculously, the Correale family was successful in adopting these girls before the orphanage closed. 

They had already attempted adoption two times previous, and had been unsuccessful for various reasons. Ukranian laws give U.S. couples only three chances – if not successful, they have no more opportunity to adopt from Ukraine. It was thanks to support from their friends, family, and their church that they were able to pull off the details of the adoption. There are over 100,000 orphans in Ukraine waiting to be adopted.

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Denalee Chapman

Denalee is an adoptive mother, a motivational speaker, a writer, and a lover of life. She and her husband have adventured through the hills and valleys of life to find that the highest highs and the lowest lows are equally fulfilling. Book Denalee to speak to your group, or find Denalee's writings, including her books on her website at DenaleeChapman.com.


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