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

Adoptee Search: Girl born 2005 adopted through Adoption Advocates International (WA, USA)


Female born 2005 adopted through Adoption Advocates International (WA, USA) via Kidane Mehret. Child was found outside of Hospital near the guards station by a soldier. She was then taken to the police station, and directly to the nuns at Kidahne Meheret. She was found in the very early morning.  Submitted by Adoptive parent searching for Ethiopian family … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl born 2005 adopted through Adoption Advocates International (WA, USA)

Adoptee Search: Boy born 2004 adopted to the USA in 2004 though Kidane Mehret


Male born in 2004, adopted independently to the USA through Kidane Mehret Orphanage in 2004. He was born in August 2004 and arrived at Kidane Mehret in Addis Ababa on September 9, 2004. He was left at Kidane Mehret with a letter from a government employee of Arada Sub-City, Kebele 11/12. Submitted by: Adoptive parent searching for Ethiopian family … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy born 2004 adopted to the USA in 2004 though Kidane Mehret