Kim Offut met her oldest son when he was 8—and in that moment, she knew he was meant to be her child.
At the time, Kim was working as a social worker in the Michigan foster care system. She was trying to find adoptive families for kids in foster care, and she was “going around Detroit videotaping kids . . . I thought, if I just let them share their story, people will respond.
“When I videotaped this boy, there was something about him. I just knew that he was my son. I knew it.”