Adoptees, adoptive parents, Birth Parents, Domestic Adoption, Open Adoption

The Beginning – The Story of AFTH

Executive Director and Founder of Adoptions From The Heart, Maxine Chalker, has been affected by adoption her whole life. She was adopted at birth; her story is that of someone who has used personal experience and passion to propel widespread change. Maxine Chalker’s adoptive parents were unable to conceive their own children, so they did… Continue reading The Beginning – The Story of AFTH

adoptive parents, new fathers, new mothers, Open Adoption, Parenting

Our Adoption Journey

By Guest Blogger, "Sam" Sam's daughter, Allison Paige, came into this world on April 22, 2011 at 37 weeks and 1 day. She most likely died as a result of a cord accident. It's impossible to know for sure.  Sam and her husband loved her from the start and miss her every single day. Sam… Continue reading Our Adoption Journey


AFTH sponsors Radiothon to help Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia

On September 10, AFTH will team up with 98.1  WOGL Philadelphia and The Children's Miracle Network in support of Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).  CHOP is The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia was founded in 1855 as the nation's first pediatric hospital. Through its long-standing commitment to providing exceptional patient care, training new generations… Continue reading AFTH sponsors Radiothon to help Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia