Gov. McDonnell Kicks Off State-Wide Adoption Campaign

Richmond, VA - Right now in Richmond, Governor McDonnell is announcing a campaign to help children without families find a home.

A kickoff event for the "Virginia Adopts: Campaign for 1000" is underway.

The campaign comes during Foster Care Month in Virginia.

McDonnell says the goal is to match 1,000 adoptive families with 1,000 orphans.

Equality Virginia says the state has more than 4,000 children in the foster care system..

Get more information about the Virginia Adopts campaign.