Category Archives: Waiting Children

“Instant Family” Movie Available on DVD. Redbox Steps up to Help Children in Foster Care Come Home

Instant Family was a hit in theaters, now on dvd. Redbox partners with WACAP to help children in Foster Care who are waiting for home and permanency. Continue reading

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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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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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A Shout Out to Our Community: Thank You for Helping Children

A big shout out to our community … and to all the people and places that have made such a difference for children this year from WACAP’s “A Family for Me” staff. 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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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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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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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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