Adoptive family is searching for the Ethiopian family of Eden. She was born in 2008 and adopted in 2009 to Canada from Wonji near Adama in the Oromia Region. The orphanage was Holy Saviour / Holy Savior in Wonji. The adoption agency was Canadian Advocates for the Adoption of Children / CAFAC (Canada).
Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family
Gender of Child Girl
Name of child at the time of adoption – include nicknames Eden
Age of child at adoption 0-12 months
Year child was adopted 2009
Additional information Large brown birthmark on lower side of belly
Relinquishment or Abandonment Information
Age when child entered care center or orphanage 0-12 months
Year child entered a care center or orphanage 2008
To the best of your knowledge, child was Abandoned
Region child(ren) found Oromia Region
Zone child(ren) found Unknown
City/town child(ren) found Unknown
Details of child(ren)’s abandonment Child abandoned in village of Wonji. No additional information was given.
Police officer involved with the case No information from the police.
Adoption Agency Information
Adoption agency through which the child was processed IN ETHIOPIA Canadian Advocates for the Adoption of Children / CAFAC (Canada)
List adoption agency workers with titles if known Holy Savior Orphanage in Wonji was the orphanage she was brought to when found.
Haregwain Berhane was the Ethiopian representative from CAFAC.
Adoptive Country Canada
Additional information regarding adoption agency and/or country of adoption CAFAC, Canada, Saskatchewan
Orphanage/care center #1
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Holy Saviour / Holy Savior
Region of orphanage or care center Oromia Region
City/Town of orphanage or care center Wacca / Holy Saviour Orphange in Wonji
Orphanage/care center #2
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Child Care Center of CAFAC
Orphanage or care center workers and their titles, if known CAFAC Foster Home in Addis Ababa – She was brougth there on on September 15, 2008.
Region of orphanage or care center Addis Ababa Region