Category Archives: International Adoption

WACAP Announces Merger with Holt International

Our CEO talks about the decision to merge with Holt International and what lies ahead… Continue reading

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Filling Our Hearts With Your Stories

Thank you for sharing your family and your hearts with us in 2018! Continue reading

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“A Part of the Past Puzzle”: Korean Foster Moms Reunite With Adoptees and Families

Holt Children’s Services staff and two foster moms from Korea visited WACAP’s office last month … and here’s what happened! Continue reading

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The “Invisible” Waiting Children

“Even though I can’t show you their faces, they are no less real than the waiting children you do see, and no less in need of a family,” says WACAP Program Manager Lindsey Gilbert. Continue reading

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Agents of Change: Painting Pictures from Family Camp

The summertime memories we’ve made with our families follow us into fall. Here’s a reflection from Family Camp that made an indelible mark … Continue reading

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Six Things to Know This Fall About Adopting from China

WACAP staff share about why this fall is a good time to consider adoption from China, and about the children who need a families’ love, no matter the season. Continue reading

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A father shares about the relationship he and his son are working to recreate and important lessons learned. Continue reading

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Becoming Sisters: Molly and Chloe’s Story

Through adoption, Molly and Chloe have gained three brothers and become sisters to each other. Happy Sisters Day! Continue reading

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An Unexpected Lesson on Family: Before and After a Trip to Korea

What this WACAP mom and staff member learns after a family vacation, an emergency visit home, and a trip to Korea to meet the children. Continue reading

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Is Adopting Siblings the Right Choice for Your Family?

Have questions about adopting siblings? This Q&A will help! Continue reading

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