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Monday, September 19, 2016


9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Angels in Adoption® Registration

 

(Marriott Reagan National Airport)

 

Angels will receive information about the events they will be attending based on their online registration selections.

 


9:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Adoption and Foster Care Advocacy Fair

 

(Marriott Reagan National Airport)

 

During this session, Angels will have the chance to hear from the representatives of national adoption and foster care advocacy organizations about their work and ways to get more involved. Please note: space is limited at this event. Be sure to register for this event via online registration.

 

 


12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Tour of the Historic U.S. Capitol Building

 

(U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, Main Entrance)

 

Provided by the Capitol’s Visitor’s Center, Angels are guided on a walking tour through the U.S. Capitol Building as well as shown a video presentation of the Capitol’s rich history. Please note: space is limited at this event. Be sure to register for this event via online registration.

 


6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Ice Cream Social

 

(Marriott Reagan National Airport)

 

During this event, Angels will have a chance to meet one another and learn more about their shared experiences and passions. Please note: space is limited at this event. Be sure to register for this event via online registration.



Tuesday, September 20, 2016

 

 

9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Angels in Adoption® Congressional Breakfast

 

(Russell Senate Office Building, Kennedy Caucus Room)

 

Angels in Adoption® Presentation of Pins is the most special moment for the Angels, in which they are recognized in a ceremony by Members of Congress. Each Angel is presented with a pin and certificate. Breakfast will be served.

 

 


12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Angels in Adoption® Congressional Luncheon

 

(Cannon House Office Building, Caucus Room)

 

Angels in Adoption® Presentation of Pins is the most special moment for the Angels, in which they are recognized in a ceremony by their Member of Congress. Each Angel is presented with a pin and certificate. Lunch will be served.

 


Wednesday, September 21, 2016

 

 

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Legislative Seminar: Make the Most of Your Voice

 

(Dirksen Senate Office Building)

 

During this session, Angels will hear from the staff from key Congressional Committees about what adoption and foster care issues are pending before Congress and how they might affect them.

 


11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hill Day

 

(Capitol Campus, Locations Vary)

 

Angels will eat a quick lunch then participate in personal meetings with Members of Congress and their staff to give the Angels an opportunity to share personal stories and advocate for issues related to adoption and foster care.

 


6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Angels in Adoption® Reception and Gala

 

(Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC)

 

Angels in Adoption®, Members of Congress and the Administration, and representatives from the adoption and foster care community gather for a celebration of the Angels and the children they helped to serve.

 



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