Adoptee Search: Girl born 2010 in Adama / Nazret Adopted to USA in 2012 through West Sands

Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian Family of girl Hiwot D,  born 2010 in Nazret / Adama. She was adopted to the USA in 2011 through West Sands. Mom’s name is Tsegereda or Tsiguwa D. Adoptive parent provided photo with Ethiopian mom.

Submitted by Adoptive Parent

Child’s Information

Gender of Child Girl

Hiwot at 6-8 months

Ethnicity of Child Oromo

Year of child’s birth 2010

Name of child at the time of adoption Hiwot D

Ethiopian birth name of child Hiwot D

Age of child at adoption 1 years

Year child was adopted 2012

Give information about child’s Ethiopian family, if known. Tsegereda D (Mom), Abera A (Uncle), Kidist T (Aunt)

Are you searching for another child from the same Ethiopian family? No

Additional information She has a birth mark on the back of her right leg, near her ankle.

Relinquishment or Abandonment Information

Age when child entered care center or orphanage 0-12 months

Year child entered a care center or orphanage 2010

To the best of your knowledge, child was Relinquished

Region of relinquishment Oromia Region

Zone of relinquishment Adama – Oromia Region

City/town of relinquishment Adama / Nazret

Name and relationship of relinquishing adult Mother – Tsegereda D OR Tsiguwa D (different on two documents)

Do you believe child was relinquished willingly? Yes

Adoption Agency Information

Adoption agency through which the child was processed IN ETHIOPIA West Sands (USA)

List adoption agency workers with titles if known Woudneh Mulugeta – In-Country Director for West Sands

Adoptive Country USA

Orphanage/care center #1

Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Yoseph Nazret

Region of orphanage or care center Oromia Region

Zone of orphanage or care center Adama – Oromia Region

City/Town of orphanage or care center Nazareth/Nazret

Additional information that could be useful to the case Mother lives in Adama City 

    Contact Us.

    Your Name (required)

    Your Email (required)


    Your Message