Adoptee Search: Boy from SNNPR Born 2008 Adopted 2009 to the USA through Gladney via Initiative Ethiopia


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of boy born late 2008. The name of his maternal grandfather was reported to be Yehaualashet and he was also given this name.His mother may have been named Meskerem and she may be from Dila. In Dec 2008, she approached the Yirga Alem police station asking for assistance with … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy from SNNPR Born 2008 Adopted 2009 to the USA through Gladney via Initiative Ethiopia

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

Adoptee Search: Girl born in 2010 found in Woliso adopted in 2011 to USA via Wide Horizons For Children


Adoptive parent searching for Ethiopian Family of girl named Tamir Woliso (or Tamer Woliso) born in 2010. Child was found in Woliso town Kebele 03 at the back of Hulume Yemar School on 13/10/2010. Found by a woman named Birtukan. Child first brought to Hope Elderly and Children Aid or Abdi Waq Children and Elders Association … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl born in 2010 found in Woliso adopted in 2011 to USA via Wide Horizons For Children

Adoptee Search: Boy born in 1999 adopted in 2008 to USA through Americans for African Adoptions


Adoptive parent searching for Ethiopian Family of boy, Fikre-Yohannes Mola G., born in 1999. He stayed with his aunt, Abeba L., after his mother passed away and his aunt relinquished him at 5 years old in 2005 to Daughters of Charity and then given to Americans for African Adoption. He stayed at the Americans for African Adoptions … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy born in 1999 adopted in 2008 to USA through Americans for African Adoptions

Adoptee Search: Girl Born in 2005 found in Asela Oromia Adopted to the USA through CHSFS and Bete Saida


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of girl born in 2005. She was found on 21-06-97 (Ethiopian calendar) in front of a food stall next to the Muslim medical clinic at the top of the main road in Asela, Oromia Region. She was adopted to the USA in 2005 through CHSFS / Children’s Home Society … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born in 2005 found in Asela Oromia Adopted to the USA through CHSFS and Bete Saida

Adoptee Search: Girl born and adopted as an infant in 2004 to USA through AAI Adoption Advocates International (WA) via Atetegeb Worku


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian Family of Girl, named Eyerus by the orphanage, born in 2004. She was found in Gulele Subcity Addis Ababa at approximately 10 days of age. She was adopted to the USA through AAI Adoption Advocates International (WA) via Atetegeb Worku Memorial Orphans Support Association. Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl born and adopted as an infant in 2004 to USA through AAI Adoption Advocates International (WA) via Atetegeb Worku

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 1986 Found in Jimma Adopted 1990 to the Netherlands through Wereldkinderen/NICWO


Adoptee searching for Ethiopian Family. Girl born in 1986, possibly Oromo or Amhara, named Tewabech Mengistu. She was found near a church in Jimma at approximately 18 months old. She was adopted in 1990 at the age of 4 to the Netherlands through Wereldkinderen/NICWO via Jimma City Council or Jimma City Community Association Charity and foster care.   Submitted … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1986 Found in Jimma Adopted 1990 to the Netherlands through Wereldkinderen/NICWO

Adoptee Search: Boy born in 2014 in Addis placed at Edget Baandnet Children Center and adopted in 2014 in Canada.


Adoptive parent searching for Ethiopian family of boy, Abnet Kebebe Tsehay, born in 2014. Abnet was abandoned in the incubator room (heating room) at Yekatit 12 hospital. Abnet was placed at Edget Baandnet Children Center and adopted in 2014 to adoptive family in Canada.  Submitted by Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian Family Child’s Information Gender of Child Boy … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy born in 2014 in Addis placed at Edget Baandnet Children Center and adopted in 2014 in Canada.