Thanks to those who have responded in support.
I have been trying to think of more ways to help you feel connected. So i figured I would make a running tally of the expenses thus far.....
Trip to Visit Melvin in MN
MO State $35.00
AK. State $55.00
FBI$ 48.20(x3)= $144.60
Home study Fee $1395.00
Travel expenses for Home Study Worker TBD
TO DATE SPENT: $2350.60