help me adopt my step children

I've helped raise them since they were 1 and 2. They are now 5 and 6. Their mother and I are married and have a 2 year old together. She is a full time ASU student. Their biological father hasn't been in contact for 2 years but is fighting us and has free legal council. Our fees so far have been $6,500 and the final 2 hearings should total an additional $4,700. I've never asked for a hand out in my life, but the love for my children is humbling. I'm only asking for a portion of what we need, because I'm certain with more sacrifice, and penny pinching I can save the rest. We have two days in juvenile court on Jan 21, and 22.  Then hopefully this will all be behind us. Thanks for considering donating to my cause.


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