Tag Archives: India

What’s changed with India?

Children who Need Families in India Raising awareness about the growing need for families interested in adopting a child from India may seem a little unusual. For the millions of Indian children growing up without parents—or whose childhoods passed in … Continue reading

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Traveling to India: Kerala

This week our travels in India are continuing. Our second stop was to the state of Kerala. We chose to come to Kerala because several of our families have been matched with children from this state and we have learned … 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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The Power of Family

WACAP believes in the power of family to transform lives. We get to witness this transformation time and time again, as we see children come home to loving families. Mia recently came home to her family, joining her brother Maddox, whom we … Continue reading

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The Power of Adoption: WACAP’s Second Annual Children’s Hope Luncheon

  Last week, over 130 people joined WACAP at the Washington Athletic Club in downtown Seattle for the second annual Children’s Hope Luncheon. WACAP CEO Greg Eubanks took the stage to remind us all that there truly is a family for every child—and that … Continue reading

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Save the Date for WACAP’s Children’s Hope Luncheon!

Paralympian, silver medalist in wheelchair racing and recent contender for Ms. Wheelchair America, WACAP adoptee Maggie Redden inspires active, healthy living while advocating on behalf of the 54 million Americans living with disabilities. Born in India, Maggie contracted polio as … Continue reading

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“Moments Like These” – Meet WACAP’s India Adoption Manager

Hear from Priyanka Joshi, manager of WACAP’s India adoption program, as she talks about her recent experience in an Indian orphanage and gives a window into why her every day work at WACAP couldn’t be more inspiring … During my … Continue reading

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The First Days of the First Six Months

David and Kelly brought their little girl, Maya, home just about six months ago, and are now about to enjoy their first summer together. Maya, adopted from India through WACAP, joined her family just in time to celebrate her fourth birthday with her … Continue reading

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On the Red Carpet With Shruthi

“She scared us to death with the basement steps!” say Cathy and Robert Reed, parents of 8-year-old Shruthi, who was adopted from India through WACAP at age 4.  But that they can say these words at all points to something … Continue reading

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With the New Year

Nearly 200 children will be ringing in (or waking up to) a new year with their families for the very first time.   Adopted from Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe and Washington state foster care, these kids are no longer waiting for … Continue reading

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