Following the success of the past 10 annual shows, the special continues to tell touching stories about foster care adoption to raise awareness for this important social issue. The inspirational stories of these American families are enhanced by performances from some of today's most popular artists.
The musical performances frame several pre-taped story segments which are presented by celebrities who either have their own adoption experiences or are involved with children's issues. The stories highlight many exceptional American children and families involved in this rewarding process. (Source: CBS)
The 16th Annual A Home for the Holidays with Celine Dion. “A Home for the Holidays”
is a powerful CBS special. It shares stories of foster care adoption and will feature performances by popular musical artists Train, and Rixton. According to the Department of Health & Human Services, there are about 400,000 children in foster care in the U.S. According to CBS, celebrities are expected to make appearances during the broadcast, introducing families and sharing their own experiences with adoption and children’s charities.