Listed below [in order by the year established] are embryo donation and adoption service providers. Providers may be licensed adoption agencies, fertility clinics or organizations established specifically to provide embryo donation and adoption services. For details about each program, provided by the program director, please scroll below the matrix.

Donor Family Initiates Match Recipient Age Limit Clinic Choice for FET Re-matching Available Counseling Available Embryo Storage Program
Snowflakes Embryo Adoption Program
Embryos Alive
National Embryo Donation Center
Adoption and Fertility Resources
Embryo Adoption Services of Cedar Park
Crystal Angels Embryo Adoption Services
National Fertility Support Center
Blessed with Infertility

Agency Details

Snowflakes Embryo Adoption Program
For Embryo Donating Families:
Jen Grams
Embryo Donation Inquiry Specialist
For Embryo Adopting Families:
Deb Uber or Paige Zapf
Embryo Adoption Inquiry Specialists
  • Nationwide
  • 12-Months Free Storage for Embryo Donors
  • Married Couples (Married minimum 2 years)
  • Single Parents
  • Donor and adopter preferences used in matching services
  • Surrogacy - Yes
  • Options for open or anonymous donation and/or adoption
  • Religion - Neutral
  • Recipient Age Limit Determined by Donor Family
  • Recipient receives FET at clinic of choice
  • Snowflakes has worked with over 400 clinics nationwide
  • Communication and Shipping Coordination between clinics provided
  • All legal documents provided
  • Home Study/Family Evaluation required and provided
  • International (case by case)
  • Agency assistance available for private, self-made or clinic assigned donor/adopter matches
  • Counseling available pre and post adoption
Embryos Alive
Bonnie Bernard, Director
  • Nationwide
  • No Homestudy Required
  • Dossier in lieu of Homestudy Required
  • Married Couples and Singles
  • Surrogacy Accepted
  • Religion - Neutral
  • No Age Limit
  • Recipient Receives FET at Clinic of choice
  • Coordination/Transportation between Clinics
  • Matching/Facilitation Services
  • Assistance for Families who Find Their Own Match
  • Legal Paperwork Included
  • Counseling for Donors Post-Placement
National Embryo Donation Center: A Centralized Clinic/Adoption Service Provider (NEDC)
Kathi Young
NEDC Patient Coordinator
865-777-2013 OR
  • Nationwide
  • Centrally located - Knoxville, TN
  • Embryos Stored Onsite - No storage fees for donors
  • Married Couples Only
  • Surrogacy - No
  • Open, Semi-open Anonymous - Donors & Recipients
  • Religion - Neutral, Secular
  • Age Limit Female - FET up to her 46th birthday
  • Combined spouse ages not to exceed 100 years
  • Matching Services
  • Ethnic/Racially diverse embryos available
  • Recipient receives FET at NEDC Clinic
  • Home Study Required: Adopter's choice of agency
  • All legal documents coordinated
  • International - Canada
  • Other countries case-by-case
  • Counseling Available
Adoption and Fertility Resources
Kris Probasco,
  • Will Accept a Limited Number of Families Nationwide. Home Study required.
  • Married Couples Preferred
  • Surrogacy on Case-By-Case Basis
  • Agency Arranged and Open Placement
  • Religion - Neutral
  • No Age Limit
  • Matching Services
  • Recipient receives FET at Clinic Where Embryos Were Created
  • Clinics Arrange Transportation if Necessary
  • Court Finalized Legal Adoption Available
Embryo Adoption Services of Cedar Park
Maria Lancaster,
President & Co-Founder
206-391-5042 Direct AdoptAnEmbryo@aol.comFor Donor Families:
www.DonateEmbryos.orgFor Adopting Families:
  • Nationwide
  • Christian Organization
  • Prefer Couples are Married at Least 3 Years
  • No Surrogacy
  • Contact Options are Closed, Open, Semi-Open or Contact Through Agency
  • Home Study Required, Low-Fee Social Worker Available Nationwide
  • Age Limit Female - 48
  • Facilitate Matching between Donating and Adopting Families
  • No charge for unlimited re-matching until pregnancy achieved or wish to discontinue
  • Legal Contracts
  • Contract Assistance for Families who Find their Own Match
  • Transportation of Embryos
  • Adopting Families Can Use Their Own Fertility Doctor
  • Coordination Between Clinics
  • Documentation for Clinics as Required by the FDA
  • International Donations and Adoptions (Case-by-Case)
  • Counseling is Available to Facilitate Post-Birth Family Relationships
Crystal Angels Embryo Adoption Services
Debora Phillips,
  • Nationwide
  • Married Couples
  • Single Parents
  • LGBT
  • Surrogacy
  • Openness Determined by Two Parties
  • Religion - Neutral
  • No Age Limit
  • Matching Services
  • Recipient receives FET at Clinic of choice
  • Coordination Between Clinics
  • Arranges Transportation of Donated Embryos
  • Home Study Required
  • No International
  • Legal Paperwork included
  • Counseling available for Post Placement
National Fertility Support Center
Debra Peters,
  • Nationwide
  • Married Couples
  • Single Women
  • Comprehensive Preparation and Support Services
  • Individualized Donation Planning
  • Matching Services
  • Transfer and Post Transfer Support Services
  • Post-Birth Communication Facilitation Services
  • Full Range of Embryo Donor/Recipient Communication Options Personalized to Meet the Wishes/Needs of Both Families
  • Recipient receives FET at Clinic of choice
  • Liaison with Medical Clinics
  • Legal Documents Provided
  • Facilitation of Embryo Transportation
  • International(case by case)
  • Agency assistance also available for clinic directed or private, direct matches
  • Legal/Medical/FDA/Shipping/Pre and Post Transfer Support
Blessed With Infertility
Samantha Fife
  • Nationwide
  • Married Couples
  • Surrogacy, if Donating Parents Allow
  • Open or Annonymous
  • Religion - Neutral
  • Age Limit Determined by Donors
  • Matching and Facilitation Service
  • Embryo Transfer Occurs at Adopters' Preferred Clinic, unless Donors Do Not Want Embryos to Ship
  • Arranges Transportation of Donated Embryos
  • No Home Study Required
  • Matching/Facilitation Service