Welcome to Gift of Adoption Carolinas

Welcome to Gift of Adoption Carolinas Welcome to Gift of Adoption Carolinas We provide grants to complete the adoptions
of vulnerable children—giving them
permanent families and the chance to thrive.
Join the Cause Donate today to unite children with forever families. Every year families across the Carolinas
seek assistance to complete adoptions.
Apply for a Grant Apply for a Grant If you are facing a financial hurdle
in your adoption journey, consider
applying for a Gift of Adoption grant.

About Gift of Adoption Carolinas

As of December 2020, Gift of Adoption Carolinas has awarded $890,075 in adoption assistance grants across the Carolinas to complete the adoptions of 299 children.

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Chapter Goal 

Each year, Gift of Adoption Carolinas Chapter receives requests from approximately 46 qualified families – representing a funding need of $186,300. The goal of the Carolinas Chapter’s all-volunteer board is to raise enough funds to help complete each of these adoptions. 100% of the money raised by the chapter is directed to uniting children with forever families in the area.


Go for the Gift 5K/10K/Fun Run


Run a 5K, a 10K, or Walk, Bike, Rollerblade for fun (from anywhere!) and support an amazing cause! Gift of Adoption (GOA) is a national charity that raises funds to


Cocktails for a Cause

Felix Cocktails and Cuisine 550 King Street, Charleston, SC

Tuesday November 9, 2021 from 5:00 - 8:00 PM (EST) Felix Cocktails and Cuisine 550 King Street Charleston, South Carolina 29403 Please join us on Tuesday, November 9th, 2021 for


Our Success Stories


Anastasia, Adopted from Ukraine
by Aberdeen, NC, grant recipients Delbert, Jr and Christine


Harrison, Adopted from Bulgaria
by Durham, NC, grant recipients Lee-Ann and William



Clarie, Adopted from U.S.A.
by Greer, SC, grant recipients John and Gwendolyn

Our Team

South Carolina Team

Kristie Radford
Kristin Randall


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