Adoptee Search: Girl born 1988 in Addis Ababa Adopted as an infant to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Bethlehem Orphanage


Adopted Person searching for Ethiopian Family of girl Hanna born 1988. She was found at the Merkato in Addis Ababa at 6 months of age. She was adopted to the Netherlands in 1989 through Stichting Afrika (Netherlands) via Bethlehem Orphanage in Debre Zeit. Submitted by Adopted Person Child’s Information Gender of Child Girl Ethnicity of … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl born 1988 in Addis Ababa Adopted as an infant to the Netherlands through Stichting Afrika via Bethlehem Orphanage

Ethiopian Family Search: Amhara Girl, Tarikua Tayachew, from Addis Ababa Born in 2005 and Adopted via Atitegeb Child Care Center


Ethiopian Family searching for Amhara girl, Tarikua Tayachew, from Addis Ababa born in 2005 and relinquished shortly after birth due to mother’s death. Her father relinquished her to Atitegeb Child Care Center in Addis Ababa, Kirkos Sub City. He does not know what country she was adopted to. Her father is searching to hear an … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search: Amhara Girl, Tarikua Tayachew, from Addis Ababa Born in 2005 and Adopted via Atitegeb Child Care Center

Ethiopian Family Search: 4 Siblings Mohammed, Aliya, Usman, Saliya Kediro Tufa From Oromia Region Arsi Zone Gololcha


Ethiopian Family searching for 4 siblings, Mohammed (may have been listed as 5 yrs old at time of relinquishment), Aliya (3 yrs), Usman (2 yrs) and Saliya (1 yr) Kediro Tufa from the Oromia Region, Arsi Zone, Gololcha district. It is unclear if they were adopted together or not. The family heard that the children … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search: 4 Siblings Mohammed, Aliya, Usman, Saliya Kediro Tufa From Oromia Region Arsi Zone Gololcha

Ethiopian Mother Searching for Liul / Leul Teferi Born Around June 2003 in Addis Adopted at Unknown Time to Unknown Country


Ethiopian mother, Seble G, is searching for her son, Liul / Leul Teferi. Liul was born in June 2003 in Addis Ababa. When he was 3 months old, Seble left him in the care of Mulatu Tafese at Godanaw Rehabilitation Integrated Project (GRIP) in Kirkos. Because GRIP is not an orphanage but a rehabilitation center, … Continue reading Ethiopian Mother Searching for Liul / Leul Teferi Born Around June 2003 in Addis Adopted at Unknown Time to Unknown Country

Adoptee Search – Girl, Mekdes Nigussie, Born in 2008 in Adama Adopted to Canada via Almaz Orphanage and Kids Link


Adoptee search – Mekdes Nigussie, born and relinquished in 2008. It is believed that Mekdes may have been taken to the hospital in Adama and then to Almaz Orphanage. Mekdes was then adopted to Canada via Kids Link.  መረጃውን ያስገባው / Submitted by Adoptive family searching Child’s Information የህጻኑ(ኗ) ጾታ Gender of Child ሴት Girl የህጻኑ(ኗ) ብሄር … Continue reading Adoptee Search – Girl, Mekdes Nigussie, Born in 2008 in Adama Adopted to Canada via Almaz Orphanage and Kids Link

Ethiopian Family Search: Amhara Boy, Ashebir Belay, Adopted to the USA via Orphanage in Addis Ababa


Ethiopian Family Searching for Amhara Boy, Ashebir Belay, adopted around the age of 5 to the USA. Years he was brought to orphanage and adopted were listed as possibly 1977 or 1997. Name of the Orphanage is unknown but located in Addis Ababa. The child’s mother was sick and his father relinquished him. The father has … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search: Amhara Boy, Ashebir Belay, Adopted to the USA via Orphanage in Addis Ababa

Ethiopian Family Search: Amhara girl, Kalkidan, possibly adopted to France around the age of 7 years old via SOS Infants


Ethiopian Family Searching for Amhara girl, Kalkidan Defar Adege, possibly born in 1999 and adopted around the age of 7 years old. Exact birth and adoption years are unknown. It is believed that the adoptive family is in France. Kalkidan’s father first took her to her grandmother’s home but she, as well as any other family … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search: Amhara girl, Kalkidan, possibly adopted to France around the age of 7 years old via SOS Infants

Ethiopian Family Search – Mother Searching for 3 Children Adopted to USA from Wolayta and CWA


In this case the Ethiopian mother did not provide the children’s Ethiopian names. We don’t have the mother’s name either but we have her phone number and are trying to get more information. The oldest, Adam, is an adult now. He left the adoptive family at some point and may be estranged from them. The … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search – Mother Searching for 3 Children Adopted to USA from Wolayta and CWA

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

Adoptee Search: Boy Born 1989 Left at Bethlehem Orphanage in Bishoftu Adopted to Sweden in 1989-90


Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Boy, Ethiopian name Jakob, was born around 1989. He was left at the Bethlehem Orphanage in Bishoftu / Debrezeit as an infant possibly by a woman named Giday B. He was adopted to Sweden in 1989-90. Submitted by Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family Child’s Information Gender of Child Boy Year of child’s … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy Born 1989 Left at Bethlehem Orphanage in Bishoftu Adopted to Sweden in 1989-90