Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian Family of brothers from SNNPR. Lidetu (older brother) was born in 2006 and Henok was born in 2008. Lidetu and Henok were relinquished by their mother in 2009 and adopted to the USA in 2009 through Hope Adoption Agency via an unknown orphanage in Addis Ababa.
Submitted by Adoptive Parent
Ethnicity of Child Unknown
Additional information about child’s ethnicity Alaba Tembaro
Year of child’s birth 2006, 2008
Ethiopian birth names of children Lidetu K, Henok K
Age of children at adoption Lidetu was 2 years old
Year child was adopted 2009
Give information about child’s Ethiopian family, if known. Mother’s name is Kebebush D. Father’s name is Kechene. Adopted with younger brother Henok.
Additional information Both boys have a scar on the outside corner of their eyes.
Relinquishment or Abandonment Information
Age when child entered care center or orphanage 2 years, 0-12 months
Year children entered a care center or orphanage 2009
To the best of your knowledge, children were Relinquished
Region of relinquishment Southern Nations, Nationalities and Regions
Zone of relinquishment Unknown zone
City/town of relinquishment Unknown city
Name and relationship of relinquishing adult Mother Kebebush D.
Do you believe child(ren) were relinquished willingly? Yes
Adoption Agency Information
Adoption agency through which the child was processed Hope Adoption Agency (USA)
Adoptive Country USA
Orphanage/care center #1
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Bethzatha Children’s Home Association
Region of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa Region
Zone of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa – Addis Ababa Region
City/Town of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa