Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of girl, Ethiopian name Yabsera Feysa, born 2007 in Jimma zone, Oromia region. She was relinquished by her mother, Adanech F. in Addis Ababa. Yabsera was adopted in 2008 to the USA through International Adoption Net via Sele Enat Orphanage.
Submitted by Adoptive Parent
Gender of Child Girl
Ethnicity of Child Oromo
Year of child’s birth 2007
Ethiopian birth name of child Yabsera Feysa / Fiesa
Age of child at adoption 1 years
Year child was adopted 2008
Give information about child’s Ethiopian family, if known. Mother’s name is Adanech F. and she was from Jimma Zone, Oromia region.
Additional information When we adopted Yabsera her left eye would turn in when she was focusing on something. This made her look cross-eyed (or that she had a “lazy eye”).
Relinquishment or Abandonment Information
Age when child entered care center or orphanage 1 year
Year child entered a care center or orphanage 2008
To the best of your knowledge, child was Relinquished
Region of relinquishment Addis Ababa Region
Zone of relinquishment Addis Ababa – Addis Ababa Region
City/town of relinquishment Addis Ababa
Name and relationship of relinquishing adult Adanech F. – Mother
Do you believe child(ren) were relinquished willingly? Yes
Adoption Agency Information
Adoption agency through which the child was processed International Adoption Net (USA)
List adoption agency workers with titles if known The lawyer for Yabsera’s case was named Abebe, and he was married to the director of the orphanage where she lived, Sele Enat.
Adoptive Country USA
Orphanage/care center #1
Orphanage or care center used in the adoption Sele Enat
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