Ethiopian Family Search – Amhara Girl and Boy Adopted in 2002 via the South Wollo Labor and Social Affairs Office


Ethiopian Family searching for girl, Zebiba, born in 1995 and adopted in 2002 at age 7. Her brother, Seleshi, was adopted at age 3 in 2002. It is unclear if they were adopted to the same family. Both parents had passed away and an aunt took them in for approximately 2 years and then relinquished … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search – Amhara Girl and Boy Adopted in 2002 via the South Wollo Labor and Social Affairs Office

Ethiopian Family Search: Amhara boy, Dawit, Born in 1997 and Adopted in 2000 at 3 years old via a Care Center in Bahir Dar


Ethiopian Family Searching for Amhara boy, Dawit Berihun, born in 1997 and adopted at 3 years old in 2000. Receiving country unknown. Child was relinquished due to poor health of the mother and father and they have since passed away. He was brought to a Child Care Center in Bahir Dar possibly known as “OSA” It is … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search: Amhara boy, Dawit, Born in 1997 and Adopted in 2000 at 3 years old via a Care Center in Bahir Dar

Adoptee Search: Boy born 2001 adopted 2009 to USA through WACAP


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian Father of male, Ethiopian name Ebrahim/ Ibrahim Mohammed, born 2001.  He was relinquished by his grandmother after his mother Ansha dead. Ansha was from from Kombolcha. He was adopted to the USA in 2009 through World Association for Children and Parents (WACAP) via Bete Hitsanet. Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy born 2001 adopted 2009 to USA through WACAP

Ethiopian Family Search – Brother Searching for Abel Adopted to the USA in 2008 from Tigray Region


Ethiopian family is searching for their brother Abel who was adopted to the USA through World Association for Children and Parents (WACAP) and SOS Infants Ethiopia around 2008 at age 2. Abel is from Mekelle. The family had updates fora while but the organization closed.  መረጃውን ያስገባው / Submitted by ኢትዮጵያውያን ቤተሰብ / Ethiopian Family, brother Kibrom … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search – Brother Searching for Abel Adopted to the USA in 2008 from Tigray Region

Ethiopian Family Search – Mother Searching for Girl Bethlehem Adopted at Age 4 in 1989


Ethiopian mother Hanna F., pictured, is searching for female child Bethlehem Birhanu or Betelehem adopted from Addis Ababa in 1989 at the age of 4. The child’s nicknames were Tutti and Emush, and her paperwork may contain those names. Bethlehem’s grandmother gave her for adoption falsely stated she was abandoned because the child needed immediate medical … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search – Mother Searching for Girl Bethlehem Adopted at Age 4 in 1989

Ethiopian Family Search for Girl Adopted at age 3 in 1989 Possibly to Finland


Ethiopian mother, Alemnesh Z, is searching for her daughter, Tigist Mankea, who was born in 1986. When Tigist was 3 years old in 1989, her father, Mankea, was persuaded to place her for adoption due to their poverty. Alemnesh believed that Tigist was going to school in Debrezeit and did not learn the truth before it was … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search for Girl Adopted at age 3 in 1989 Possibly to Finland

Adoptee Search: Girl Born 2008 in Kembata Tembaro SNNPR Adopted through Gelgela Integrated Orphans


Adoptive Parent searching for the Ethiopian family of girl, birth name Weynshet Wondwosen, born in 2008 in Kembata Tembaro, SNNPR. She was relinquished by her Birthmother Amarech K. and adopted through Gelgella / Gelgela Integrated Orphans Orphanage. They are also searching for a younger sibling also placed for adoption: Asnake Kuleno, born 2010, adopted to Canada.  … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 2008 in Kembata Tembaro SNNPR Adopted through Gelgela Integrated Orphans

Ethiopian Family Search Searching for Boy from Gondar Adopted to Unknown Country in 2005 at age 2


Ethiopian family searching for male child named Getayawkal Muluyea Abeje who is originally from Gondar. His older sister Lemlem is looking for him. She is not sure what country he was adopted to or exactly where his adoption took place. He was taken to Wegen in the compound or associated with Hawaryaw Paulos (St, Paul) by their … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search Searching for Boy from Gondar Adopted to Unknown Country in 2005 at age 2

Ethiopian Family Search for Boy Named Mitiku Adopted from Kembata Tembaro in 2009


Ethiopian father, Ersumo Y., is searching for male child named Mitiku Ersumo. Mitiku was born and adopted in 2009 from Kembata Tembaro, SNNPR. The orphanage was Gelgella / Gelgela Integrated Orphans. Mitiku’s adoptive country is unknown. This search was provided by a traveling adoptive family kind enough to take the information. መረጃውን ያስገባው / Submitted by Ethiopian … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search for Boy Named Mitiku Adopted from Kembata Tembaro in 2009