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A Letter to my REAL Parents

(This is to my “real” parents as well as parents of adoptees who are currently looking)

Mom and Dad,

I realize that this time is not only difficult for me but also for you. 301 more words


A Black Adoptee in White Seattle

My daughter Aselefech, adopted from Ethiopia at 6 years old and raised near Washington, DC, and her daughter moved out here to Seattle last summer. It has been eye-opening for each of us. 300 more words


Interview Katie Holz (board member CCI)

I recently interviewed the co-founders of China Children International. I was inspired by their honest and beautiful answers. This gave me the idea to interview one of their board members too. 46 more words



Greetings! It is time to learn about what all adoptions create. Thank you for choosing us. Welcome to this world of loss, love, and endless complexities. 326 more words


3 Ethiopian Adoptions Annulled: A Wake Up Call

Adoption is forever. Except when it’s not. Three young adoptees have had their adoptions overturned in Ethiopia.

In 2013, the case of Betty Demoze in Holland was “ 921 more words


Project Adopted - Ton Sondag

In the Netherlands, there is a general address for adoptees to report to with questions, curiosity, or problems. (after) Care for adopted persons, their adoptive parents, and their biological parents is not a given. 297 more words