I owe a debt of gratitude to Lutheran Social Services for handling my adoption 30+ years ago and giving me a wonderful family. LSS in New England has other amazing programs that need support. If you're looking for an organization to donate time and money to, here's my recommendation:
I'm especially moved and inspired done by the work at Ruth House:
I leave that place humbled and awed every time I go.
Thanks for spending a moment to read about what they do!