Category Archives: WACAP

A Ton of Slime, a Lot of Love, and a Foster Family Story

WACAP’s A Family for Me Coordinator shares how a Family for Me video shoot became the perfect activity day for a preteen and her five foster siblings! Continue reading

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Race for Home 5K Fun Run Returns This Spring

Ready to sign up for this year’s Race for Home, our 5K family fun run? Here are a few reasons to motivate you! 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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Got Holiday Stress? Three Resources for Foster and Adoptive Families

Here are three resources to help your family navigate the stress of the holiday season. Continue reading

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“An Adventure We Didn’t Plan”: Adopting Our Daughter From India

A WACAP mom reflects on the adoption process and adventure that brought their daughter Ila into their lives, sharing lessons learned about love and family. Continue reading

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Stories Worth Telling: Review of Paramount’s “Instant Family”

Here’s a sneak peak at Paramount Pictures’ soon-to-be-released movie “Instant Family,” reviewed by WACAP CEO Greg Eubanks. Continue reading

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One Year and Counting: Why One Volunteer Comes Back Each Week

Vi is celebrating one year as a WACAP volunteer. Here’s why she thinks it’s important to give back … 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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When Times Were Different: My Search for My Biological Family

As an adoptee I found myself wondering many times if there was family “out there,” Karen says. This is her story. Continue reading

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