Volunteer Opportunities

Gift of Adoption helped us bring home our little guy who would not have had a chance to thrive at his orphanage. They helped our daughter have a little brother to grow up with and they put a smile on the face of a little boy and a family who waited for each other for a very long time!

Christine and Scott (adopted Kai in 2009)

We need you. There are a variety of ways your talents, time and passion can make a direct and immediate impact in the lives of children in need of families. Whether leading a Giving Circle or joining a chapter event committee, your gift of time will make a difference.

Did you know?
Over 501 volunteers and 4 staff help make adoptions happen through Gift of Adoption.
  • GoAdoption Giving Circles

    When you lead a GoAdoption Giving Circle, you will be linked to a specific family and the child they yearn to welcome to their family. Your gift to this child and family is to raise the final funds they need to bring their child home.

    This is no small deed. Because of your Giving Circle the course of a child’s life will be changed for the better – forever – as they’re united with a loving family of their own.

    Though you may never meet this family or child in person, you will come to know them deeply in spirit. To be a part of such an incredible journey is a humbling experience.

    Learn more about Giving Circles
    Lead a GoAdoption Giving Circle or contribute to a Giving Circle already in progress
  • Get involved with your local chapter

    Gift of Adoption has eight chapters across the country. Volunteers are the backbone of every chapter and you can pitch in on an event committee, help with local outreach, or join a junior board or chapter Board of Directors. To learn more about how you can support Gift of Adoption in your local area or to start a chapter in a new area, please visit our Chapters section.

  • Board of Directors

    Gift of Adoption is looking for passionate leaders to join our national and chapter Boards of Directors. If you are a driven leader who would like to provide strategic direction and financial support to further the Gift of Adoption mission, please contact Pam Devereux at 877.905.2367 ext. 504 or pdevereux@giftofadoption.org.

  • Intern Program

    An internship is a perfect way to make a profound difference in the world while earning college credit, honing your skills, and gaining real-world work experience. For more information on how you can become a Gift of Adoption intern, contact Pam Devereux at 877.905.2367 or pdevereux@giftofadoption.org

  • Administrative Support

    Administrative volunteers work in our National office in north-suburban Chicago and help maintain an efficient and fun organizational culture. If you have from 2 to 40 hours a week to help, contact Brian Murphy at 877.905.2367 ext. 503 or bmurphy@giftofadoption.org

  • Public Relations Committee

    Are you a Public Relations professional? We need your help to get the word out about the positive impact Gift of Adoption is having on children and families across the country and around the world. Contact Brian Murphy at 877.905.2367 ext. 503 or bmurphy@giftofadoption.org to get involved.

  • Grant Story Writers

    Nothing speaks to the profound and transformative effect Gift of Adoption is making as well as the real-life stories behind our grants. If you are a writer, Contact Brian Murphy at 877.905.2367 ext. 403 or bmurphy@giftofadoption.org to help put into words what the gift of adoption is coming to mean to the children and families we serve.

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