Parents of the Year 2019: Phyllis and Derrick Stevens
This humble couple have opened their hearts and home to thousands of families and children.
Their Nominator Says:
Phyllis and Derrick Stevens have changed lives with love and care for 30 years, developing the organization TAP (Together as Adopted Parents). This humble couple have opened their hearts and home to thousands of families and children throughout Philadelphia and beyond Pennsylvania.
Get To Know Phyllis
What is a favorite quote that inspires you?
“It is the Lord who goes before you. He will be with you. He will not leave you or forsake you.”—Deuteronomy 31:8
How do you find balance?
Spending time reading my Bible and praying
If you could go back in time, what is some parenting advice would you give yourself the day your first child was born?
To laugh more with my children. To look for teachable moments. Not to take life so seriously.