Chicago couple turns to Facebook to grow their family

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CHICAGO -- We hear a lot about the bad things that can happen on social media -- but the connection it provides can do a lot of good.

WGN's Marcus Leshock met a couple in Chicago's Beverly neighborhood who turned to Facebook to grow their family -- and Facebook did just that.

Watch their story in the video player above

Tina and Rich Peterson will be telling their adoption story at the Forever Family Gala. It's being held by their adoption agency, The Adoption Center of Illinois.

You can check it out on April 22 at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare.

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