Transracial and Multicultural Adoption Guide

Your guide to helping you prepare for your transracial or multicultural adoption.

Susan Kuligowski January 27, 2015

“You are the sum total of everything you’ve ever seen, heard, eaten, smelled, been told, forgot—it’s all there. Everything influences each of us, and because of that I try to make sure that my experiences are positive.” – Maya Angelou

As in choosing any type of adoption, choosing transracial adoption requires intense research and a lifelong commitment — but it can be a wonderful experience for adoptive families. Transracial adoption exposes parents and children to new cultures and brings diversity into the home. Whether you’re looking into domestic or international adoption, the following slides will pose questions, offer suggestions, and provide links to helpful information about transracial adoption.

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Susan Kuligowski

Sue Kuligowski is a staff storyteller at The mother of two girls through adoption, she is a proposal coordinator, freelance writer/editor, and a adoption advocate. When she's not writing or editing, she can be found supervising sometimes successful glow-in-the-dark experiments, chasing down snails in the backyard, and attempting to make sure her girls are eating more vegetables than candy.

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