Recent Adoption Success Stories

Read real Adoptimist reviews, testimonials, and success stories from our families. Be sure to check out our new adoption success stories blog, too!

Plan: Premium & Featured | Length: 7 months

JUST ADDED: Michelle Lisa

"I paid a lot of money to an adoption agency for outreach, with no leads. Adoptimist succeeded where the agency failed and is a much more affordable option."

Plan: Premium | Length: 5 months

JUST ADDED: Tim & Amanda

"After almost four months, we were contacted by an amazing birth mother. A few months later we brought home our precious baby boy. We are so thankful for the service Adoptimist provides."

Plan: Premium | Length: 6 months


"I have successfully adopted, and it was through this website! Thank you so much for helping me start my family."

Plan: Featured | Length: 15 months


Plan: Premium & Featured | Length: 8 months

Derek & Aimee

"We wanted to let you know that we just finalized our adoption! We were contacted by a birthmother thru Adoptimist."

Plan: Premium | Length: 5 months

Joe & Nicki

"We're so happy to have grown our family through adoption. Thank you for creating a service that allows hopeful adoptive parents & expectant/parents to connect."

Plan: Premium | Length: 9 months

Rachael and Matt

"We are about to come home with our newly adopted daughter and we would love to share our experience with Adoptimist. THANKS SO MUCH!"

Plan: Premium | Length: 1 month


Plan: Premium | Length: 18 months

Aki & Eric

Plan: Featured | Length: 1 month

Sal & Carlos

"We adopted a lovely little boy through Adoptimist! We are still stunned with this unlikely situation, although he is what we always wished for. We're so blessed & pleased with the service."

Plan: Premium | Length: 4 months

Joe & Amy

Plan: Premium | Length: 22 months

Marcus + Ashley Sue

"We have adopted two children, a brother and sister, because of our Adoptimist profile. ...Our family is complete. Thank you so much!"

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 8 months

Bobby & Mike

"We had several contacts that found us through your site. I'm glad and happy to say that our adoption was successful thanks to our Adoptimist connection!!!!"

Plan: Premium | Length: 22 months

Christopher & Amanda

Plan: Premium | Length: 7 months

Carlos & Joe

Plan: Featured | Length: 11 months


"Thank you for helping me expand my family!"

Plan: Premium | Length: 10 months

Dan & Joel

Plan: Premium | Length: 8 months

Joe & Zach

"We connected to a birth mother through your site and recently adopted our son. Thank you for all you do! We would love to share our story and help others on their journey."

Plan: Featured | Length: 18 months


Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 6 months

Aaron & April

"We upgraded and met our amazing birthmom, her family, and our baby. Thank you for such a great site! Keep up the good work! We will definitely recommend Adoptimist!"

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 4 months

George & Daniel

Plan: Premium | Length: 17 months


Plan: Featured/Premium | Length: 13 months

Tim & Sean

Plan: Featured | Length: 4 months

Natalie & Chris

"We adopted a baby boy and the birth mother found us through Adoptimist."

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 5 months

James and Cheri

"I knew my kid was waiting for us and eventually through Adoptimist, we found our child!"

Plan: Premium | Length: 22 months

Dana and Jackie

"We adopted! I just wanted to share the amazing news that my wife Dana and I have adopted a little girl. We met the birth mother though your site in August and wanted to let you know."

Plan: Featured | Length: 3 months

Jason and Andy

"We adopted our son based on a connection we made on Adoptimist. We are very grateful for the service!"

Plan: Premium | Length: 14 months

Dawn & Chris

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 9 months

Matt & Megan

"Amazing! We connected with our birthmom and adopted our daughter because of Adoptimist."

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 18 months

Kelly & Artie

Plan: Premium | Length: 5 months

Patrick & Marcia

"The site is easy to use, has great ways to link with social media & really get your info out there. Staff were extremely helpful whenever we had questions. Thank you Adoptimist for helping us in finding our match!"

Plan: Premium | Length: 18 months

Scott & Cindy

Plan: Premium | Length: 6 months

Scott & Jasmine

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 7 months

Kenia & Michael

Plan: Featured | Length: 4 months

Natalie & Chris

"We adopted a baby boy on January 18th when our birth mother found us through Adoptimist."

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 6 months

Jaimie and Brian

"Our birth mother found us through Instagram, but her parents found us on Adoptimist. Now we have a beautiful baby boy and couldn’t be happier!!"

Plan: Premium | Length: 5 months

Ryan & Cara

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 12 months

Katie & Steven

Plan: Premium | Length: 5 months

Nicki + Drew

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 10 months

Allan & Helene

"Thank you for the service and for connecting us with our family!!"

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 18 months

Lauren & Brendan

"Adoptimist made our dream come true. We adopted our baby girl from Cali and were there at her birth."

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 10 months

Gayathri & Shatru

"Thanks to Adoptimist, a prospective mother picked us by viewing our profile & we are travelling tomorrow to meet and bring our baby girl home!"

Plan: Premium | Length: 12 months

Angela & Michael

Plan: Featured | Length: 3 months

Tabitha & Doug

"Adoptimist led a sweet young lady to us & our first born child. We are so extremely excited!! THANK YOU ADOPTIMIST!!!"

Plan: Premium | Length: 2 months

Kelly & Brett

"We matched with our birthmother in just 4 1/2 weeks! And we ONLY used your site; we didn't have an agency, just an attorney on standby."

Plan: Premium/Featured | Length: 16 months

Danny & Spring

Plan: Premium | Length: 17 months

Jen & Marty

Plan: Premium | Length: 4 months

Jenna + Andrew

"Every time we relay our adoption story to new and old friends who haven't heard the story yet, we always include the fact that we found the expectant mother through Adoptimist."

Plan: Premium | Length: 4 months

Suzanne & Ethan

"We worked with an agency for two years, placed Facebook ads for 6 months (no success). Eventually we joined Adoptimist and within a few months, a family contacted us & baby is now home with us!"

Megan & Eric

Carson & Kelsey

"We couldn't be more pleased with our experience and wouldn't do it any other way! We loved all the connections we've made on Adoptimist!!!"

Kecia & Devone

Maria & Robert

"Our journey was a long one. But I always knew deep in my heart that Adoptimist was where our connection was going to be made. We are proof that you guys are doing something amazing!"


"I connected with a beautiful women who chose me to be a mom! I've never been so thankful and blessed. Thank you for the site & I've told all my support groups of my success."

Rick & Laura

"We were contacted within the first couple of weeks & regularly (almost weekly) thereafter. We found an amazing birth family & are now ready to start a new life chapter!"

Morgan & Rána

"We met our birthmother shortly after upgrading to Premium. We have a great relationship & we're excited for the next chapter. Thank you so much for providing this service!"

2 connections & adoptions thru Adoptimist!

Rob and Shawn

"Adoptimist has proven to be a miracle website, connecting us with both our son and daughter in the month of July (ten days apart). Do not give up hope. Put simply, Adoptimist works!"

Shola & Ebbie


Carli & Arron

Steven & Kimberly

Jared & Katie

"Adoptimist made it possible for our daughter's birth mom to find us and we are forever grateful!"

Whitney & Tim

"Our profile went live in June and we brought our daughter home in April. Thank you Adoptimist."

2 connections & adoptions thru Adoptimist!

Debra & Dave

"We are grateful to your site for making our dream come true!"


"After a year of waiting with my agency, I joined Adoptimist & made the connection that led to my beautiful son. My only regret is not joining sooner. Thank you for your crucial role in my journey to motherhood."

Jimmy & Jessica

"You enabled us to welcome our beautiful daughter home. We are forever grateful for the connection you allowed us to make. We can't imagine life without her. Thank you!!!"

Mark & Christine

"Because of your website, we connected with a birth family in just short of five months and have adopted a beautiful baby boy. We cannot thank you enough."


"I met my birth mother on Adoptimist after a week and a half of being on your site!! For those still waiting, continue to have faith and don't ever give up..."

Michelle & Bobby

Kim & Frank

"Adoptimist helped make our dream of being parents come true. We connected with a very special woman through Adoptimist & are now the very proud parents of a beautiful baby boy."

Brad & Cassie

"Your site helped us feel proactive in our journey. We had multiple contacts before we finally found the match that was meant to be for our family."

Matthew and Susan

"On Adoptimist, we experienced fewer scammers, a better website, more advertising avenues, and ultimately were connected to our daughter's birth mom. Thank you!"

Lisa & Frank

"After working with 4 agencies over 3 years and getting nowhere, we connected with amazing birth parents through your site! Now we are the ecstatic parents of a beautiful 8 month old girl!!"

Sara & Jason

"I wasn't sure Adoptimist was working for us, when the next day our son's birthmother emailed us. Less than 2 months from that email, our son was born and our dreams of becoming parents came true!"

Carl & Zhenya


"My first contact was within days of joining the site and a final contact last month resulted in connecting with my daughter's birth mother!"

Alison & Andre

Sarah and Kevin

"We were contacted by our son's birth mother 1 DAY after upgrading! We are still pinching ourselves. But we are sitting here staring at our one-week-old son & totally in love! This site is incredible."

Krystal & James

Jodi Samantha

2 connections & adoptions thru Adoptimist!

Josh & Kelley

"If it was not for Adoptimist, my wife and I would not have two beautiful boys. I cannot thank your team enough for giving us such a wonderful family."

Nicole & Matt

"Our baby girl is six days old and we met her amazing birth family through Adoptimist. Dreams do come true. Thank you!"

Brian & Frank

"We were contacted by our birthmother within two weeks of being on Adoptimist. We couldn't have done this so quickly without you. Thanks so much!!"

Duannese & Jonathan

Jen & Jason

"Our birthmother found us on your site and we now have our beautiful son! She sent us a very sweet email and three weeks later our baby was born and in our arms! Thank you Adoptimist."

Meg and Scott

Chauncey & Petra

"After a year with our agency, we decided to be more proactive in our campaign. Within two-and-a-half weeks on Adoptimist we were connected & now have our beautiful baby girl at home!"

Dassance and Reed

"I wouldn't believe it if it didn't happen to us, but our amazing birth parents contacted us four days after we switched to the Featured plan."

Jay & Tiffany

"We had been trying to find a birthmom for over a year and in less than one month on Adoptimist we have our daughter in our arms. Adoptimist helped us successfully promote our family."

Dale & Billy

"It was great to be able to see stats of profile views, unlike other sites where you feel like your profile is in the black hole of cyberspace."

Brandon & Russell

"We had multiple, legit, expectant mothers contact us through Adoptimist, including our daughter's birth mother. Thank you so much for offering such a fantastic service to this community."

Drew and Kevin

Michael & Kim

"We cannot thank you enough for creating We are over the moon and so in love with our little nugget."

Anthony & Tim

Bob and Ginny

"We have a wonderful success story through your website!"

Hung & Megan

Emily & Michael

Matt & Rachel

"Our baby is now two months old. :) Without you guys we wouldn't have found our amazing birthmom, so thank you!"

James & Janine

"We adopted a beautiful baby boy. Many thanks for your site - it made all the difference!"

James & Shannon

"We had been trying to adopt for 20 months. Within 2 weeks of joining your site, we were contacted by our birth mother."

Ann & Peter

"Thank you to the site and everyone that reviewed my profile. My husband and I were very happy to welcome our son into our family!"

Bianca & Jay

"We connected with a birthmother through your site and we now have a baby girl! Thank you for helping us find our little miracle & achieve our dream!"

Kendrick & Henderson

"We have a beautiful six-month-old daughter and are very happy with our Adoptimist experience!"

Justin and Rebekah

"Our page went live in the morning and we were contacted by our birthmother that night! We are so excited and happy! Thank you!"

Gabriel & Lupita

"We brought our beautiful son home about 2 weeks ago. Our birthmother found our profile here. We can't be happier!"

Josh & Katie

"It was great being able to post a link and have all our photos, information, and journals in one place. He wouldn't be in our arms right now without the help of Adoptimist!"

Adam & Sarah


Kevin & Lindsey

"Our wonderful birth parents found us on Adoptimist. Without Adpotimist, we wouldn't have our sweet little girl in our arms. Thank you!"

Bob & Lisa

Harun & Austin

Julie & Erik

"We kept a free profile for several months but decided to upgrade to Premium and ended up matching about TWO minutes later. All I can say is that I'm thrilled!"

Nick & Annie

Stephanie & Ron

Nancy & Charlie

Jared & Jezi

Michelle & Jeoff

"Thanks for all of your assistance! It works!!"

Daryl & Kesha

"Considering the fact we had been in the adoption process for 3 years with no success, the process went surprisingly smooth. Thank you Adoptimist for helping us build the family of our dreams! You are a Godsend!"

Kathy & Chris

Bill & Deanna

Tim & Adrienne

"We brought home our beautiful daughter a few days ago! We were connected with the birthmom through Adoptimist. We can't thank you enough. Your service is amazing and really works!"

Dana & Brian

"We were regularly contacted by people who found our profile and finally were connected with an amazing birthmom who found us on Adoptimist."

Manuel & Michael

Beth & Jonah

"We just wanted to let you know that we adopted our daughter yesterday. Our birthmother found our profile on your site. We are so appreciative of the amazing service that you provide both birthmothers & those seeking to adopt."

Holly and Scott

"We are very fortunate and grateful that our daughter's birthmother saw our Adoptimist profile. She found us and read our profile & we are blessed with a beautiful baby girl who we love dearly."

Kathleen and Gerard

"THANK YOU! I wanted to let you know we are home with our son, another Adoptimist success story and blessing! He is a sweet, beautiful boy and we are thrilled."

Jeff and Susie

"After being with an adoption agency for over a year and a half, this was our final chance to start a family. And it worked! We joined & in a short period of time received two calls - one that resulted in the birth of our son."

Adrienne and Greg

"The reason we chose to cancel our plan is because last night we brought our son home!!! We were contacted by our birthmother only days after our Adoptimist profile went up and, three weeks later, we have him in our arms."

Alia and Theresa

Chris and Patience

"We are holding our son! We are over the moon in love with him and looking in his eyes makes all of the heartache and efforts to adopt worth it. Thank you for your work connecting families."

Hannah and Ethan

"Without the excellent guidance of the Adoptimist team and the chance to post a free profile we would not have been able to connect with such wonderful birth parents and bring our amazing baby girl home."

Nick and Elena

"Had it not been for the superb service we received from Adoptimist, our dreams to adopt our second child would not have come to fruition."

Sara and Carmine

"During what can be a difficult and trying time, Adoptimist was an oasis of professionalism and caring."

Kim and Gerry

"If it weren't for Adoptimist's proactive and caring staff, we wouldn't have our baby today! Thank you for outstanding support, Adoptimist!"

Matt and Tracy

"Adoptimist fulfilled all we expected while on our adoption journey. We are so happy to have our beautiful daughter home with us and finally have a family. Thank you so much to all at Adoptimist."

John and Wendy

"After just a few short months of advertising, we connected with our son's birthmother. We can not THANK Adoptimist enough for making our family complete."

About Our Adoption Success Stories

On Adoptimist, families just like yours are meeting and connecting with prospective birth mothers and birth parents every single day. Connecting and building families is what we do. Here are just some of the many families who successfully adopted, after meeting and connecting with their birth parents through our service. On Adoptimist, adoption success stories are all unique - We've heard of families who were on the site years before connecting and adopting. We've heard of others who connected within minutes of joining. Still other adoptive parents found success through an Adoptimist family referral (or pass-along). And finally a few families have connected and adopted multiple times through our website!

If you are trying to adopt and would like to build your family through our site, we invite you to learn more about adoption connections on Adoptimist. You might also find great inspiration by reading our adoption story blog. Whatever your background, whatever you've been through, we believe can help your family. We look forward to meeting you and can't wait to add your family as our next adoption success story!