Smith Announces ‘Angels in Adoption’ Honoree

Jul 30, 2014

Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) today announced Gloria Becker of Minden will be honored with the 2014 Angels in Adoption Award for the Nebraska’s Third District.

“I am proud to recognize Gloria Becker as this year’s recipient of the Angels in Adoption award,” said Smith.  “As a Parent2Parent Advocate for Right Turn, Gloria has supported dozens of families with her experience, knowledge, and warm and caring approach.  Gloria often goes above and beyond to offer families unwavering support and understanding as they work through the challenges of adopting foster children.  As an adoptive mother herself, Gloria embodies the love and generosity adoptive and foster parents across Nebraska share everyday.”

The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute’s Angels in Adoption initiative provides Members of Congress the opportunity to honor an individual or entity from their district which has made an extraordinary contribution on behalf of children in need of homes.

The Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to raising awareness about the millions of children around the world in need of permanent, safe, and loving homes.