Adoptee Search: Male Born 1999 Found in Addis Marketplace 18 Months Old Adopted in 2004 to the USA Through AFAA via Kidane Mehret


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of male born in 1999. He was found abandoned in Addis Ababa in the marketplace at approximately 18 months old. He was adopted in 2004 to the USA through Americans for African Adoptions / AFAA via Kidane Mehret. Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Male Born 1999 Found in Addis Marketplace 18 Months Old Adopted in 2004 to the USA Through AFAA via Kidane Mehret

Adoptee Search: Zekarias from Addis Ababa Born 1993 Adopted 2000 to the USA Via Americans for African Adoptions


Adoptee searching for his Ethiopian family and siblings. Zekarias was born in 1993 and placed in the orphanage by his 15 year old sister after the death of his parent in 1996. He was relinquished with a younger brother who was sick and transferred elsewhere. He remembers living in apartments in Addis Ababa and having … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Zekarias from Addis Ababa Born 1993 Adopted 2000 to the USA Via Americans for African Adoptions

Adoptee Search: Girl Born and Adopted in 2003 to the USA through Americans for African Adoptions and Missionaries of Charity


Adoptive parent searching for Ethiopian family of female, born and adopted in 2003 to the USA through Americans for African Adoptions and Missionaries of Charity. She was malnourished at time of adoption and has profound hearing loss which might be hereditary. Submitted by Adoptive Parent Child’s Information Gender of Child female Ethnicity of Child Amhara … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born and Adopted in 2003 to the USA through Americans for African Adoptions and Missionaries of Charity

Girl Adopted in 2003-5 at age 12 to the USA Searching for Ethiopian Family


Female adopted to the USA in 2003, 2004, or 2005 through Americans for African Adoptions / AFAA. She lived for a time at Layla House. Submitted by Adopted Person / Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender of Child female Ethnicity of Child OTHER Year of child’s birth 1996 Ethiopian birth Name of Child Haimanot Age when … Continue reading Girl Adopted in 2003-5 at age 12 to the USA Searching for Ethiopian Family

Boy Born in 2001 Adopted to the USA using Americans for African Adoptions


Male born in 2001 adopted to the USA in 2005 using Americans for African Adoptions via Atetegeb Worku Memorial Orphans Support Association and Dawn of Hope Submitted by Adoptive parent searching for child’s Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender of Child male Ethnicity of Child Oromo Additional information about child’s ethnicity Amhara mother, Oromo father Year of child’s birth 2001 Ethiopian birth … Continue reading Boy Born in 2001 Adopted to the USA using Americans for African Adoptions

Boy born 1999 adopted to the USA in 2000 through Kechene using Americans for African Adoptions


Male born in 1999 and adopted to the USA in 2000 using Americans for African Adoptions. He was found in the Akaki Kality area on the main road going into Addis, near Alem Bank, then taken by police to Kechene Children’s Home. The director of Kechene Orphanage at the time was Tefere Agonafer – the adoptive … Continue reading Boy born 1999 adopted to the USA in 2000 through Kechene using Americans for African Adoptions