Huelskamp seeks Kansas nominees for national adoption award

06/19/2014 8:27 AM

06/19/2014 8:28 AM

U.S. Rep. Tim Huelskamp is seeking Kansas nominees for a national Angels in Adoptions award.

The award, from the Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute, honors individuals, couples and organizations that “have made extraordinary contributions on behalf of children in need of families,” according to a statement from the congressman’s office.

Huelskamp, R-Fowler, is an adoptive father.

The deadline for nominations is July 15. To nominate someone, contact Ashley Howard at Huelskamp’s Salina office at 785-309-0572 or ashley.howard@mail.house.gov.

Honorees will be announced on Sept. 9 and invited to Washington for three days of activities Sept. 15-17.

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