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Foster Care Month Marks WACAP Milestone: 150 Kids’ Video-Stories Shared

Just prior to National Foster Care Month (May), WACAP introduced the 150th child on “A Family for Me”— a video feature where children in foster care get to showcase who they are and talk about the family they envision. To As of May 2017, nearly 90 children who’ve participated in “A Family for Me” have found families. Continue reading

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“What Is the Best Question to Ask a Child?”

Read one WACAP staff member’s story of what it means to ask herself this question every day … and what it means to a child waiting for a family to hear the answer. As WACAP’s “A Family for Me” program … Continue reading

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Candles, Cupcakes, Trampolines–A Thank You to our Community

Since 2005, WACAP’s award-winning “A Family for Me” program has found families for more than 200 children in U.S. foster care who were waiting for families. “A Family for Me” provides personalized family recruitment services for children who need families. … Continue reading

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With the Help of Our Community

As a nonprofit adoption agency, we depend on the involvement of our community to help us meet our mission of finding families for children. WACAP was excited to learn this month that we received grants from the Northwest Children’s Fund, … Continue reading

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One Year of A Family for Me

Over 1,600 children in Washington State foster care are waiting to be adopted. WACAP’s “A Family for Me” program meets foster children’s need for permanency by recruiting potential adoptive families for children facing the greatest barriers to adoption and raising … Continue reading

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An Ongoing Commitment to Kids Right Here at Home

The first child WACAP placed with an adoptive family, back in 1976, was a young girl from the US foster care system. Ever since then, as our work has expanded around the world, WACAP has maintained a special commitment to … Continue reading

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Finding Families, Right Here at Home

Funded in part by charitable donations and grants, each year WACAP’s US Kids program serves dozens of children in foster care – spotlighting their unique personalities on WACAP’s A Family For Me and bringing them home to their adoptive families. As this video … Continue reading

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WACAP Accepts 2012 Evergreen Award

On May 11, WACAP was privileged to accept the 2012 Evergreen Award, given by the Alliance for Nonprofits Washington at the Washington State Nonprofit Conference in Seattle, Washington. Each year, the award goes to one organization for its work cultivating … Continue reading

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WACAP Honored With 2012 Evergreen Award

Nonprofit organizations are wonderfully unique: their business model is built upon the vision and engagement of the community they also serve. As a nonprofit that seeks families for children worldwide, WACAP has kept collaboration and community at the heart of … Continue reading

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