Our Events


Interested in volunteering for one of our events?  Please fill out our Volunteer Application and send it to our office or call (724) 371-0671.


Adoption Connection, PA Events & Fundraisers



Penny Wars


February is Pro-Life Month.  As a life affirming adoption and foster care agency, Adoption Connection, PA has partnered with several local Catholic and Christian Schools to not only raise awareness about the need for foster homes and adoption but also funds to make a difference in the lives of children and families.  This is a great way to get children involved and give them the opportunity to give their small coins to make big change!.

If you are interested in participating in this year’s Penny Wars – feel free to contact Adoption Connection, PA at 724 371-0671. 




Build A Life Project Raffle










2018 Annual Picnic

Each year Adoption Connection, PA celebrates all our families during our Annual Picnic at Idlewild Park.  It’s our way or recognizing you for choosing us as your agency.  This year our Annual Picnic will be held on Friday, July 20, 2018.  We look forward to seeing you there.  Registrations will be sent our closer to the date of the event.                            







Cheer Off for Children

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We invite all Beaver County and greater Pittsburgh cheerleaders to join us for a full day of fun and cheer in support of adoption and foster care awareness.  Our Cheer Off for Children will take place on October 8th at Blackhawk High School.  Please call the office (724) 371-0671 for additional information or email Sherry at shutchison@adoptionconnectionpa.org.  Children 5-18 are invited to help other children in need by battling each other on the cheer mat.  Proceeds from this event go to help find homes for waiting children. 





National Adoption Awareness Month

houseNovember is National Adoption Awareness Month.  Adoption Connection, PA is looking for community support and partner organizations to help raise adoption and foster care awareness resulting in permanency for children.  ACPA would like to help children build their lives, build families and build relationships one brick at a time.  Our “Building Families” fundraiser will help achieve just this.  If you are interested in helping Adoption Connection, PA  by providing “bricks” to others for a donation in your business or would like more information about this fundraiser, please feel free to call our office. You can make a difference in the life of a child by helping us help others.


Light Up A Life

 candleCelebrate adoption & foster care and learn more about foster care with ACPA and the Statewide Adoption Network during our Light Up a Life event. This is a wonderful family event. March with ACPA during Beaver’s Light Up Night then visit Beaver United Methodist Church to learn more about adoption & foster care. We have partnered with Clicks for a Cause again and will be offering  pictures with The Elf on a Shelf as well as personalized Christmas ornaments by Amy. Call ACPA (724) 371-0671 for more information or to volunteer.





 Western Beaver PTO – Stuff A Bus 

Western Beaver PTO has organized a fundraiser for Adoption Connection, PA – Stuff A Bus.  They, in collaboration with the community, filled a bus from Frye Transportation.  Items donated included school supplies, scrap book & art supplies, PJ’s, underwear, shoes, socks, hats, gloves, boots, toys and much much more! We are so thankful to everyone involved with the Stuff A Bus fundraiser – especially Stacy Chaffee and Janet Ruttner.  We look forward to working with Western Beaver PTO in the future.  Information will be updated as to when next year’s Stuff A Bus will take place and the locations of donation drop offs.  If you have questions regarding the Stuff A Bus fundraiser or would like to make a donation to Adoption Connection, PA, please call our office (724) 371-0671.  




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