Invited to & participated in International US delegation of 16 adoption professionals. Made visits over 16 days to Russian orphanages and Russian universities to promote Russians adopting children from Russia. The project was very successful. Russians began adopting
Russian children from orphanages!
Mathematica Policy Research created a white paper case study on Healthy Visions in April 2019
through site visit, classroom observations and a review of program documents. This is important because the report was published with HHS Family & Youth Service Bureau. This publication is now available for others to model.
Please view the following achievements to understand Carole Adlard’s involvement not only in the community but in the country.

US Congress
Congressional Angels of Adoption Award
This was presented in recognition of outstanding example and commitment to promoting adoption.

State of Ohio presented

The Ohio Nonprofit Excellence Award in recognition of her Creativity, Execution, Achievement
And Overall Excellence of a specific program completed by an Ohio non-profit.

Carole was a founding member of the Ohio Adolescent Health Centers ( OAHC). The OAHC member agencies annually serve over 90,000 Ohio students with programming on healthy relationships and risk avoidance education.

Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati- Recognized Carole for outstanding alcohol and addiction (prevention) services.

University of Notre Dame, Alumnae Exemplar Award

“Carole’s leadership and good counsel. Carole has guided people to make better choices for stronger relationships during adolescence, marriage, and parenting. Carole’s service provides inspiration to all who strive to uphold Notre Dame’s greatest tradition of Faith Learning and Service.”

St Ursula Academy, Cincinnati Centennial Award for Outstanding Alumnae

“Carole represents a shining example of life long service to humanity to all of St. Ursula’s family and our Greater Cincinnati community.”

Adoption Journal Quarterly Authored and Published

An effective Adoption Education Program that Can Be Replicated

California Clearinghouse Award Winner

video and print awards

Regional Emmy Award Winner

Telly Award Bronze Winner

Accolade Winner Award of Excellence for

Facing Life Head on television program featured Healthy Visions in a 30 minute program called
“teens making healthy choices”


International Neo Natal Conference, Cincinnati

Invited Member

National Common Ground Coalition of Life and Choice, Washington, DC
Bringing leaders of pro choice and pro life together to discuss common ground of adoption.

HHS Adolescent Teen Pregnancy Prevention Conference Board

Planned and executed first virtual annual conference for HHS grant recipients thoughout US Puerto Rica, Guam Adoption Option curriculum and The Price Tag of Casual Sex curriculum awarded outstanding Speaker- National Adoption Conference, Tahoe, California National Rights to Life Conference, Washington, D.C.

Some of Carole’s firsts:

* First International Cohort to complete University of Pennsylvania Year-long Positive

Psychology Series hosted by Dr Martin Seligman.

Local Awards:

* Up Downtowner of Year

In recognition of Carole’s dedication of writing a monthly Up Downtowner newsletter for 10
years. The group managed the Octoberfest.

Carole’s successful efforts were documented in the following publications:

* Rolling Stone magazine

* Focus on Family newsletter

* Catholic Telegraph

* Cincinnati Enquirer

Was interviewed for the following Radio and Television stories:

PBS feature story – Religion & Ethics

NPR Brain Brew

K-Love radio

Court TVs ABC’s of Sex Ed

The following groups presented Carole with Philanthropic Awards:

* Xavier University

* Mount Notre Dame HS
Social Venture Partner, a philanthropic organization that invited non-profits to compete for funds Fast pitch winner!
* First group of women admitted to University of Notre Dame

* Milford HS

* Community Foundation of Warren County