Adoptees courageously share their narratives, voicing insight and untold struggles of what it means to live as an adoptee without citizenship. Our petition needs signatures to gain more cosponsors in order for America to Honor the Promise. [Read about the progress]. New to the Adoptee Citizenship Act? [Learn more].

Explore the ways adoptees lack citizenship after having been brought to the U.S. and raised to be part of the fabric of American families.

Share your own story (adoptees without citizenship, parent(s) of adoptee(s) without citizenship, etc) Email (Please write “Story Collection” in the Subject line) or use our online submission

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Updated on 2017-11-07T11:26:19+00:00, by Adoptee Rights Campaign.