Tag Archives: National Adoption Month

Being Thankful

By Tami Mason Lathrop, WACAP Bulgaria Program Manager There are so many things that I am thankful for.  Working in WACAP’s Bulgaria Program, I get to see what goes in to an international adoption, from start to finish.  Within those … Continue reading

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Embracing a Culture

By Beth Kido, WACAP Korea Program Manager As part of my job, I have the privilege of talking with parents who’ve adopted from Korea in years past, and hearing their stories about the day they welcomed home their infant son … Continue reading

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Reflection and Celebration–thoughts from WACAP’s Midwest Director

Jill Larson, WACAP’s Midwest Director shares some thoughts about her work with WACAP and why she does what she does. Somebody asked me the other day, “Do you like what you do?” I didn’t hesitate—of course I like what I … 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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November is National Adoption Month!

Each year, the President of the United States issues a proclamation declaring November as National Adoption Month. You can read this year’s proclamation here. While we focus every day on finding families for children who need them, National Adoption Month … Continue reading

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A Night to Remember

Before this year’s National Adoption Month comes to an end, we want to once again thank everyone who made this year’s Children’s Hope Gala such a success. The festive event brought in over a quarter of a million dollars, to … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

At WACAP, we’re so thankful to be part of a community that understands what a family can mean to a child. This community, made up of adoptive families, volunteers, donors, staff, and other friends, shared with us what they’re thankful … Continue reading

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A Thank You from WACAP’s Volunteer Coordinator

Today I would like to extend a special thanks to some of the behind-the-scenes individuals who help WACAP everyday- our volunteers! So far this year the WACAP in-office and event volunteers have donated over 1700 hours of their time working directly … Continue reading

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Support and Solutions: A Guest Post by Pam Stiles-Anderson

Our adoption journey began in 2001 when we adopted our then 4-year-old son from China.  In 2007 our family was completed with the adoption of a 6 -year-old daughter, also from China.  As parents of three biological children, we went … Continue reading

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Celebrating Family

This video, which we shared at this year’s Children’s Hope Auction, is a wonderful celebration of family! One of these amazing family members was adopted through WACAP’s India program. Enjoy, and have a tissue handy!

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