National Adoption Month may be coming to an end, but KENS 5 sports’ Vinnie Vinzetta is raising awareness for the cause year-round.
He shared his story.
“I was the youngest of six and the only child that was placed for adoption. My birth mother made the selfless decision to place me for adoption,” he said.
While Vinzetta said some may not choose to search for their birth parents, his adoptive parents were very supportive.
“I can’t ever acknowledge what that means to me,” he said.
After about 20 years of searching, Vinzetta has since had a chance to meet four of his birth siblings. He has also introduced some of his birth family to his adoptive family.
“By the time my discovery happened, my birth mother…
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