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Helping children in foster care find permanent, loving homes

Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016 at 08:29 PM EDT

Couple That Adopted 4 Children Continues Helping Foster Kids

Couple That Adopted 4 Children Continues Helping Foster Kids

A couple that adopted four Wednesday's Children started Comfort Cases to help other children in foster care carry their belongings from home to home. Barbara Harrison reports. To learn more about adopting a Wednesday's Child, please call 88-to-adopt-me or email wednesdayschild@mwcog.org.

Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 at 03:17 PM EDT

Tyler Improves His Basketball Game

Tyler Improves His Basketball Game

Wednesday's Child Tyler gets some tips to improve his already impressive basketball game from trainer Clay Claiburne at the Washington Sports Club. Barbara Harrison reports. To learn more about adopting a Wednesday's Child, please call 88-to-adopt-me or email wednesdayschild@mwcog.org

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 06:37 PM EDT

Hope Overcoming Odds of Premature Birth

Hope Overcoming Odds of Premature Birth

Wednesday's Child Hope, 4, was born prematurely without a loving family to celebrate her success overcoming the odds of her early birth. Barbara Harrison reports. To learn more about adopting a Wednesday's Child, please call 88-to-adopt-me or email wednesdayschild@mwcog.org.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 04:47 PM EDT

McKeever Visits Judge Again More Than a Decade Later

McKeever Visits Judge Again More Than a Decade Later

Just weeks before she will earn her bachelor's degree in criminal justice, former Wednesday's Child McKeever reunites with Judge Anna Blackburne Rigsby, who she spoke with about her own goal of becoming a judge more than a decade ago. Click here for more of Barbara Harrison's interview with McKeever, where she talks about her brother and how Wednesday's Child. To learn more about adopting a Wednesday's Child, please call 88-to-adopt-me or email wednesdayschild@mwcog.org.

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016 at 08:12 PM EDT

Wednesday's Child: Damon

Wednesday's Child: Damon

News4's Barbara Harrison introduces us to Damon, a studious 13-year-old boy with a passion for science. To learn more about adopting a Wednesday's Child, please call 88-to-adopt-me or email wednesdayschild@mwcog.org

About Wednesday's Child
For more than 20 years, Wednesday's Child has been changing the lives of children in foster care. Hosted by News4's Barbara Harrison, Wednesday's Child runs Wednesdays during News4 at 5 p.m., Thursdays on News4 Midday at 11 a.m., and Sundays on News4 Today at 9 a.m.

More than 700 children have found permanent loving families after being featured on Wednesday's Child. To learn more about adopting a Wednesday's Child, please call 88-to-adopt-me or email wednesdayschild@mwcog.org

Wednesday's Child is coordinated by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments.