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Saturday Snapshot

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Saturday Snapshot

In April, WACAP’s five-person staff and volunteer team traveled to China, where they visited partner orphanages and learned how to be the best advocate they could for each child. While at one orphanage, they met this young girl and captured a … Continue reading

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WACAP Staff and Volunteers Visit China This April

WACAP’s staff/volunteer team travels to China April 2016 to meet with orphanage officials, offer requested training to caregivers, and make a difference for children waiting for advocates who’ll help them find their adoptive families. Continue reading

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Bulgaria, Day 1: On My Mind …

It is my privilege this week to be in Bulgaria, learning more about this historic country and its adoption practices. With me is WACAP’s Program Manager for Bulgarian Adoptions Tami Mason, and fellow traveler, WACAP volunteer and adoption advocate Phil Hawley; and our … Continue reading

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Traveling to India, Why We’ve Come

I, along with WACAP’s India program manager, Priyanka Joshi, have been traveling in India – through New Delhi, Hyderabad and Kerala. These trips always bring so many feelings to the surface. Priyanka and I both miss our families, and as … Continue reading

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Excellence: More Than Words

When we made a declaration of those traits we value at WACAP, we decided to take a risk. Let’s face it, hardly anyone chooses to value excellence. It’s polarizing. (Read those last sentences again, but this time with tongue firmly in … Continue reading

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WACAP Is a Champion for Children

Our mission statement begins, “WACAP is a champion for children.” CHAMPION. It’s a word returning 418,000,000 results on a Google search. Image searches show the sports clothing line, and the winners of the most recent Super Bowl. No, we’re not … Continue reading

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Get Ready for It . . .

We get excited, here at WACAP, when talk turns to children coming home. It’s really something. Where once their world was marked by the temporary, soon everything will become permanent. They will come home to family. Quick, what images are … Continue reading

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