Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of male born in 2010. He was found at the Lukas Hospital in Waliso, Oromia in 2011. He was adopted to the USA in 2011 through Celebrate Children International via Emmanuel Orphanage. He has a small birthmark on the palm of his hand.
Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family
Gender of Child Boy
Ethnicity of Child Oromo
Year of child’s birth 2010
Name of child at the time of adoption Temesgen
Ethiopian birth name of child Temesgen Luka
Age of child at adoption 0-12 months
Year child was adopted 2011
Give information about child’s Ethiopian family, if known. Unknown. Temesgen was found at Lukas Hospital in Woliso in 2011.
Additional information He has a small birthmark on the palm of his hand.
Relinquishment or Abandonment Information
Age when child entered care center or orphanage 0-12 months
Year child entered a care center or orphanage 2011
To the best of your knowledge, child was Abandoned
Region child(ren) found Oromia Region
Zone child(ren) found Southwest Shewa zone
City/town child(ren) found Waliso
Details of child(ren)’s abandonment Found at Lukas hospital in Woliso wrapped in a bed sheet. He was found by a nurse in the hospital who was listed as Misrak Alemayehu.
Police officer involved with the case Unknown
Adoption Agency Information
Adoption agency through which the child was processed IN ETHIOPIA Celebrate Children International (USA)
Adoptive Country USA
Orphanage/care center #1
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Emmanuel Orphanage
Region of orphanage or care center Oromia Region
Zone of orphanage or care center Southwest Shewa zone
City/Town of orphanage or care center Waliso
Orphanage/care center #2
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Unknown. He was at our agencies transition house in Addis after being at Emmanuel orphanage in Waliso.
Region of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa Region
Zone of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa zone
City/Town of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa