Posts made in November, 2015

CAFFA Family Meetup!

Posted by on Nov 19, 2015 in Adoption News, Events, Home | 0 comments

CAFFA Family Meetup!

Once upon a time in a land far away known as Suburbia, CAFFA moms or dads and sometimes nannies gathered together to watch their kids play. Locations were thoughtfully researched based on geographic desirability, enrichment and maximum enjoyment. Snacks were carefully planned in accordance with optimal nutritional value and minimal allergic exposure. These gatherings were called Playgroups and like the dinosaurs, they became extinct. But we still missed them and the friendships they inspired. So we decided to launch a new and improved family social gathering, more current and exciting, and...

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2nd Sat. North Shore Meetup

Posted by on Nov 12, 2015 in Events | 1 comment

2nd Sat. North Shore Meetup

Are you connected to adoption, an adoptive parent, waiting to adopt, or thinking about adoption?  If so, this informal group is for you! Hosted by Chicago Area Families for Adoption (CAFFA) the second Saturday of every month, this group will share stories about raising adopted kids, give advice to those waiting to adopt or thinking about adoption, and drink some good coffee at the same time. This is an informal and informative meeting where everyone is here to support each other.   Head over in your PJs, grab a warm cup of Joe and join us! Location:  Wilmette Panera Bread, 1199 Wilmette...

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Seeking CAFFA Social Chair

Posted by on Nov 1, 2015 in CAFFA Board, CAFFA News | 0 comments

Seeking CAFFA Social Chair

Chicago Area Families for Adoption (CAFFA) is seeking candidates for our Social Chair. This board-level position offers the chance to work with a great group of people on a cause that helps make the world a better place! Good candidates for this volunteer position will: …Have a connection to the adoption quartet (adoptive parent, adult adoptee, birthparent, or adoption professional) …Have, on average, 1-2 hours each week to help plan social events and drive the strategic direction of CAFFA …Have creativity and an ability to plan multi-faceted events …Have the ability to attend...

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