Loving People: The Most Meaningful Work in the World

Two years ago, in the summer of 2015, one of Cheryl’s assistants, Denise Dietz, shared from her heart the experience she had with CPO. These words could have been written by countless volunteers at CPO and tells how CPO has continued to grow and thrive as a 100% volunteer organization.  Have you ever felt an […]


A Christmas in July TBT

It’s great to look back at what Cheryl said and, in this Christmas in July throwback Thursday, Cheryl shared her vision of what is today a reality at CPO back in December of 2010, but the needs are still real. Click here to make a Christmas in July gift to CPO to help us continue […]


TBT: Full Circle

We’re traveling back to 2010 today to read Jenn Shupp’s story about how God brings things full circle. It’s funny how things come full circle. During our second day of adoption training, we listened to a testimonial from Steve and Kelly Katsis. The Katsis’s family has adopted three transracial children and have two biological children. […]


TBT: Cheryl Said

This week’s blog takes us back over 7 years to the “Cheryl Said” part of the Summer 2010 newsletter: I was thinking today about how many people in today’s world really don’t want to be INCONVENIENCED. It is not always convenient to take a CPO girl to the doctor, or just listen on the phone to […]


Birth Mother’s Day 2017

Birth Mother’s Day is such a special day around here at CPO. We have some great pics of the families that God has brought together at CPO who came together to honor the special birth mother in their lives. 


Coming Up: Birth Mother’s Day 2017

Birth Mother’s Day is a pretty big deal around here at CPO. Our birth mothers are amazing people who deserve love and appreciation, and this Saturday is a day we devote to doing just that.   This day is important to birth mothers so we do everything we can to make them feel special. This […]


Thank you for helping make the 2017 Gala the best yet!

This year we had around 300 attendees and a team of volunteers at the Mayo Hotel and helped us raise over $150,000 to benefit the ministry of CPO and over $30,000 for scholarships to help girls go back to school or finish school! We had a great evening with Karen Larson graciously emceeing again. Pastor […]


The Wicar Family: Open Adoption From Oklahoma to Colorado

Hi there, and thank you for checking out CPO’s blog today! My name is Kate, and my husband Zach and I live in Colorado and are the parents of 4 awesome boys, ranging in age from 14 months to 9 years. Our oldest child (Levi—9)  was not adopted, and our other three boys (Max—7 1/2, […]


Birth Mother’s Day: Act Now to Permanently Honor Your Child’s Birth Mom

Birth Mother’s Day is a pretty big deal around CPO. It’s a time for us to celebrate birth moms for their courageous decision to make an adoption plan. At CPO, we celebrate this special day by inviting birth moms and their adoptive families to CPO for a day of pampering, professional portraits, gifts, and a […]