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Their Last Chance: Three Children in Thailand Who Need Families

With the faces of the children they met on their minds … and with an urgent message, WACAP’s Thailand adoption staff paint a vivid picture of three children who need a family today. Continue reading

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WACAP Haiti Program Manager shares concerns of Partner Orphanage and Communities as Hurricane Irma Hits

Podcast with WACAP Haiti Program Manager Maya Andreic “We are preparing for the hurricane, but are very concerned about all the people who don’t even know it’s coming, and if they do know, there’s nothing they can do to keep … Continue reading

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Adoption FAQ: “How does WACAP decide where to work?”

How does WACAP determine which countries to work with … and what’s involved in partnering with a new country on international adoption? This is a question that I often hear as I talk with families who want to learn more … Continue reading

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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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“And we said yes”

When I saw our adoption agency’s number pop up on my phone that day, I put my phone back in my pocket and kept trudging toward the market … WACAP board member and adoptive parent Kristin Kalning writes the above passage in … Continue reading

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To China and Back

WACAP staff members Mary Moo and Elana Roschy recently returned from a trip to China, where they met many children in need of families. Mary provided a brief update about these children: We saw over 300 children and we will … Continue reading

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Seeing the Children: A Journey of Hope

Mary Moo, WACAP’s vice president of adoptions, recently returned from a special trip to China;  with photos and memories of the kids she met, she shares about her visit, and a little of the story that needs telling … This … Continue reading

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Orphanage Partnership in China: “Meeting the Children”

We’re excited to share about our recent visit to China, where WACAP staff traveled last month after being invited by the China Center for Children’s Welfare and Adoption to partner with an orphanage and help find families for the children … Continue reading

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