Tag Archives: Taiwan

“As a Family: Learning to Love”: One Mom on Adopting From Taiwan

A WACAP mom writes about the special meaning of the words, “It’s time” for families “blessed by adoption.” Continue reading

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For Children in Taiwan …

WACAP Adoption Program Manager Mei-Na Tien recently traveled to Taiwan, her home, where she celebrates the Lunar New Year with her family and friends each year. During her visit, Mei-Na also arranged to spend a day with a Taiwanese agency … Continue reading

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Across Continents, The Threads That Connect Us

The more I explore the world, the more I realize how small it is. We are countries and cultures full of people pursuing the very same things: enrichment through productive work, meaning through spirituality, and connection through relationships. Though unique … Continue reading

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“So Much Joy Already”

This spring, life changed for Ting-Hsuan, who was adopted from Taiwan at age 2 and who came home in May. Parting from her foster family in Taiwan, and learning different people and places, brought some difficult moments for Ting-Hsuan initially. But in … 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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Meeting Benjamin: A Video Story

This summer, WACAP was excited to welcome Benjamin home. He joined his mom and dad, Jamie and Ryan, this August.  “It feels like he has always been part of our family,” his parents say. They knew it from the day they … Continue reading

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Welcome Home, Benjamin

Holding the little boy he calls “my little Ben,” Ryan and his wife, Jamie, lean in close for a photo with their son, newly a family of three.   One-year-old Benjamin Chun-Jie, adopted from Taiwan through WACAP, joined his family just … Continue reading

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Welcome Home, Meryl and Cora

Meryl Hsin-Ju and Cora Hsin-Yi, 2 and 3-year-old sisters from Taiwan are finally home. But they’re not just home; they’re home with each other.  Parents Scott and Amanda welcomed these two girls into their hearts and Missouri home just this … Continue reading

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Welcome, Frances!

WACAP is excited to welcome 1-year-old Frances Rose home. Adopted from Taiwan, she joins her mom and dad, Winston and Emily, in Washington D.C. Frances came home at the end of May, and she’s been settling well into her new routine … Continue reading

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Three Smiles Over Spring Snow

Zhong-Lin peered up at the spring sun and down at the snow on the ground. Perplexed, he looked to mom for the answer — why with all that sun, was it still so cold? Certainly, for mom, breaking down the … Continue reading

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