Here is an example of how a typical couple could fund an adoption from Russia, which could cost about $42,000, but may only require $9,000 out of pocket expenses. Click on the links below to learn more about each source of funding.
Total Expenses $42,000
Fund Raising $4,500
Tax Credit $13,500
AAP $Monthly payments to you from the state!
Out of Pocket $9,000
Babushka Fund Scholarship Program
This need-based fund supports the adoption of hard to place or special needs children through domestic adoption or international adoption. Our scholarship committee reviews applications and awards $2,000-$5,000 to prospective adopting families.
Little Miracles Scholarship Program
Recently, the Snowflakes Team established a scholarship specifically for supporting the adoption of harder to place or waiting embryos in its embryo adoption program. The Snowflakes Team will review applications and make awards of $1,000 to $4,000 to prospective adopting families.