Family is everything

With your help, we strive to ensure that adoptive families get the support and resources they need to stay together. Forever.
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Registration is open

We’d love for you to join us at our annual Jockey Being Family Gala & Golf event. Your presence can help make a difference for adoptive families all across the country.

Our newest ambassador
Bubba Watson

“I want to give every child hope, a dream and a chance at a forever family.”

Bubba Watson –
Father of 2 adopted children
Ambassador for Jockey Being Family
Professional Golfer

What we do


We provide critical post-adoption services nationwide to help strengthen adoptive families.


We provide families the opportunity to attend community events, training and education on adoption-related challenges.


Our Jockey Being Family® backpack program provides newly adopted children with personalized backpacks. It’s something to call their own.

Our families

Our Families

The Edwards family

Earl and Danielle Edwards are proud adoptive parents of seven children, five from foster care through Lutheran Family Services.

See more of their story and check out more inspiring families.

You can make a difference


Make a donation to positively impact the lives of children and empower adoptive families.


Join us in celebrating adoption at one of our upcoming events.


Make a difference in the community by volunteering at one our exciting events.

"We believe every child deserves to grow up with a loving family in a forever home."

-Debra S. Waller
Founder of Jockey Being Family
Chairman & CEO of Jockey International, Inc.

We would love to hear from you!

Would you like to share your personal adoption story or backpack experience with us?

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