Close to 3,000 individuals from over 800 families applied to be adopted through the AFL-CIO Community Services in St. Joseph. As of Wednesday morning, more than 600 families had been adopted.
Penny Adams, executive director with the AFL-CIO, says donations are still being accepted. Families wanting to help have several options for adoption.
To help those in need this holiday season, contact the AFL-CIO office at 816-364-1131 or click here to find out more information.