BBC Sounds The Conversation: Interview with Author Janine (Vance Twins)

BBC Sounds: The Coversation: Why was I adopted? Women Looking for Birth Stories. Interview with Janine Vance and Yennifer Villa

The Conversation Why was I adopted? Women looking for birth stories. Released On: 02 May 2022 Available for over a year What’s it like being adopted into a country far away from your birth and into a family that looks very different to you? International and transracial adoptions both come with challenges for children and parents. Beatriz de la Pava talks … Read More

Vance Twins 50th Birthday Celebration

Vance Twins 50th Birthday Celebration with friends from all over the world: India, Sierra Leone, Vietnam, South Korea, Philippines, Colombia, Chile, Malaysia, Germany, and various parts of the United States. Celebrating 50 years of living with a twin. The party was held at the Washington State History Museum in Tacoma. Thank you to all who attended! You might enjoy Vance … Read More

Vance Twins Red Carpet Author Celebration

Janine's Author Party (Vance Twins Event)

Janine introduces her books at her Red Carpet Author event in Seattle, Washington. Northwest Asian Weekly covers the event. Would you like help with retelling your story? or did you publish your book, and would you like the Vance Twins to host your author celebration? It is your turn now. 

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Jenette and Janine Vance Twins: Writing Sabbaticals & Reiki Retreats for Busy Entrepreneurs & Business Owners

Did you know that not everyone could get published for hundreds of thousands of years? Today, however, times have changed. Now You Can! The Vance Twins have joined forces and are available to help you start or finish the book of your dreams. The Vance Twins host special writing sabbaticals where they pamper you in the great Pacific Northwest.  We … Read More

Korean-born twins, known as Janine and Jenette Vance The Korean Times Daily with the Vance Twins

Korean Broadcasting Station (KBS World)| People and Korean News Weekly interview the twins. Janine and Jenette Vance were sent to an American couple in 1972. The twins were told that they had been found in a box on the streets of Seoul, and they believed this tale without question for all their lives. At the age of 35, the Vance … Read More

Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium

Symposium Team fun Photo

“I recently attended the Adoption Trafficking Awareness Symposium organized by Jenette and Janine and I thought it was very powerful to hear the different stories, experiences, and perspectives from adoptees (transracial and domestic) as well as birth parents. I think bringing together everyone who is affected by the adoption process was eye-opening and a testament to coming together as a … Read More

CoFounders Adoption Truth & Transparency

Adoption Truth and Transparency Worldwide Information Network. AT.TWIN Co-Founded by the Vance Twins

The Vance Twins are cofounders of Adoption Truth & Transparency Worldwide Information Network (AT.TWIN), a social media forum on adoption outside of groups formed and monitored by agencies and adoptive parents, which led to the compilation of a first-of-its-kind anthology (Adoptionland: From Orphans to Activists) to spotlight the voices of adult adoptees from Europe, America, Asia, and Africa. Adoption Truth … Read More

About the Vance Twins

Northwest Afternoon Show with Vance Twins and Elisa Jaffe

In 1984, when the Vance twins were 12 years old… their father survived a traumatic brain injury from a 100-foot fall while hang-gliding, which resulted in a permanent disability and impacted his fine and gross motor control skills.  He was forced to retire early from a 32-year career in aerospace and underwent months of physical, occupational, and speech therapy. During … Read More