The Family Support Services of North Florida was behind the special event and dubbed it 'Home for Halloween.'
It was Tobias who said it first: He suggested they become foster parents so that all four siblings could live with them.
After having his blindfold removed and reading the provided note, Donaldson turned to see his kids and wife holding signs.
Not everyone who reaches out to their parents get to hear that they were wanted, or loved, or valued, but Moody told Wright all those things.
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Paskalides saw that Monyay was a determined young woman and just needed that mentor figure in her life.
For now Tigger's life is no longer on the line and he is in good hands while he waits for his forever family.
On March 29, the adoptions were made official, and the whole neighborhood showed up to celebrate with a drive-by parade.
'It’s nice to look in his eyes now and not have to worry that he’s ever gonna have to leave us again,' the boy's mother said.
She even went to the same Indiana high school her parents had gone to, though she didn't know it at the time.
With new information at her fingertips, Warner began to look through voter registration records to find anyone who shared the same birthday.
The girls believe Tinetti's paperwork had gotten mixed up with the paperwork of a close friend who had also been adopted on the same day.
He was not even listed as the biological father on the adoption paperwork, and his rights had been terminated illegally.
Their time with Kaila was precious, as they never knew what the next day would hold and whether or not her family would reclaim her.
'I’m just happy that it’s over and I’m their dad for the rest of their life,' Carter said. The adoption was made official Oct. 30.
They never gave up - and finally, after a lot of worrying, four decades and some DNA tests, the family was able to reunite over video chat.