Faith Hill, Carrie Underwood, Mary J. Blige, Michael Franti, Reba McEntire and Shakira are just a few of the artists who will be performing on "The 11th Annual Home for the Holidays with Faith Hill" special.

The special tells touching stories about foster care adoption to raise awareness for this important social issue. Jenna Elfman and Nia Vardalos are among the celebrities presenting inspirational stories about families who have adopted foster children.

"The 11th Annual Home for the Holidays with Faith Hill" special airs Wednesday, Dec. 23 at 8 p.m. on CBS.

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