Exploring Paths of Hope: 34th Annual Infertility & Adoption Family Building Summit

Saturday, November 10, 2018
7:45AM – 5:15PM
Bloomington, MN

Have you been trying to conceive for more than 6 months? THIS SUMMIT IS FOR YOU!

Kati and Pat Vos, Keynote Speakers

Kati and Pat Vos have had a remarkable journey to parenthood. They will share the ups and downs and triumphs and challenges they experienced while building their family. You will not want to miss their dramatic, inspirational story!

About this Summit

  • FREE expert advice from Reproductive Endocrinologists, Adoption Agencies, Complementary Therapy Practitioners, Attorneys, Mental Health Experts and other fertility and adoption specialists
  • FREE giveaways
  • Largest Summit of its type in the Midwest

Midwest Family Building Summit LogoRESOLVE is proud to present its annual Midwest Family Building Summit on Saturday, November 10, 2018. This Summit is designed to address the and emotional issues associated with infertility and adoption. Attendees will learn about new treatments, be able to talk directly to doctors and specialists, explore parenting options and network with others experiencing infertility. Medical experts, attorneys, counseling professionals, adoption agencies, and those who have experienced infertility firsthand will provide information regarding all aspects of your family building journey. We welcome anyone looking for support and information while trying to build their family. That includes individuals and couples, heterosexual and same-sex.

Infertility and adoption services and merchandise will be given away. Each Main Registrant will automatically be entered. Must be present to win.

Testimonials from Past Summits

  • The Summit helped shine a light for me and gave me hope.
  • Best adoption stories I have probably ever heard. A ‘must’ for people who are considering this.
  • All of the speakers seemed very in-tune with their field and with where we were at. I liked that they had really good rapport w/one another.
  • Wow! I’m amazed at how candid the speakers were! I’m grateful for them sharing their experience.
  • The combination of personal stories and professional information/perspective was very good.
  • I truly believe that I would not have the family I have today had I not attended your Family Building Summit.

Volunteer Information

Whether you have an hour during the day of the Summit or would like to help plan it, we need you! If you are interested in volunteering before or during the Summit, please email resolvejulie@gmail.com or sign up here.

Please be aware that RESOLVE events are open to everyone in all the various stages of their family building journey. We are sensitive to the emotions of all involved and want to inform you that attendees, volunteers, speakers and exhibitors may include those recently diagnosed, in treatment, expecting, and resolved. Please no children, childcare is not available at this event.

Location Information

Normandale Community College
9700 France Ave South
Bloomington, MN 55431
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Parking is free. Download the parking map.

Frequently Asked Questions

Wondering what the day is like? Not sure if it right for you? Check out our frequently asked questions.

Thank you sponsors:


Platinum Sponsor:

Center For Reproductive Medicine Logo

Gold Sponsors:

Cryos International

Ferring Pharmaceuticals Logo

Mayo Clinic Logo

RG Adoption Consulting

Steven H. Snyder & Associates Logo



Lunch Sponsor:

Clinic Sofia Logo

Afternoon Break Sponsor:

Galen, LTD

Interested in sponsoring the Midwest Family Building Summit? Download our partnership packet or email Lisa at resolveLisa@gmail.com.

Premier Gift Sponsor: