Monthly Archives: November 2012

Kids Celebrate Family Through Art

Over the last month, we’ve received these wonderful expressions of family. Self portraits, the very first drawing of a family activity, the day when a family first embraced — we’ve smiled at each one. We hope you join us (and our … Continue reading

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A Village of Support: A Conversation With a WACAP Board Member

Laura McMillan, the Vice President of Strategic Planning at Group Health, has been a member of the  WACAP Board of Directors since 2004, and has served as chairperson for the last year and a half. Laura had long had an interest … Continue reading

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A Place to Visit, Stories of Family

An excerpt from Eric’s story, submitted on WACAP’s Success Stories Web Page I was adopted on my second day of life, May 8, 1989. My parents had almost given up adopting another child when a representative of WACAP contacted them … Continue reading

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From Hope to Home

Over the last 36 years, we’ve brought over 10,000 children from around the world home to loving families.  While adoption can be complicated (any family who’s been through it will tell you that!) and each adoption process is unique, the basic steps … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot

It has been over a year since WACAP began serving children in Bulgaria. We are excited to continue our work with Bulgaria’s adoption authorities and thrilled for the families who are traveling to bring their children home. As we reflect … Continue reading

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WACAP Milestones: Esmeé’s Second Grade Project

In the summer of 2009, Tim and Renee adopted two siblings from China through WACAP. They had learned about two older girls in need of adoption earlier that year and officially accepted the match of their two daughters in the spring. Overjoyed, … Continue reading

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A Day With Lisa, WACAP Staff Member

If you’ve volunteered for WACAP recently, you probably know Lisa Yeager. If you haven’t, Lisa’s someone you’ll want to meet. She’s been the manager of volunteers and events at WACAP for the last three years, and she’s one of the staff … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

Today, 250 children who have come home through WACAP this year will be celebrating their first Thanksgiving with their new families. We’ve got all these kids in our thoughts today, and we’re so thankful for all of the families who have done … Continue reading

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