Ethiopian Family Search: Boy Born in 2004 and Adopted in 2005 to Italy via Missionaries of Charity


Ethiopian Family searching for boy named Bamlak Teshome who was born in 2004 and adopted in 2005 as a 1 year old to a family in Italy via Missionaries of Charity Orphanage. The mother, Abebash B, relinquished Bamlak due to economic hardship and is searching for him to hear about his wellbeing.  መረጃውን ያስገባው / … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search: Boy Born in 2004 and Adopted in 2005 to Italy via Missionaries of Charity

Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1993 in Jimma Adopted 1993 to USA through Selam Children’s Village


Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Girl born in 1993 in Jimma, birth name Wolansa / Wolanza Balcha. Wolansa’s parents were reported to be working and living at the home of a Aster W. in unknown capacities. After they were reported to have died, Aster relinquished Wolansa to the authorities in Jimma. She was then transferred … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1993 in Jimma Adopted 1993 to USA through Selam Children’s Village

Adoptee Search: Boy Born 2009 in Oromia Region Adopted to Belgium in 2010 through Sourires d’Enfants and AMBA Orphanage


Adoptive parent searching for Ethiopian family of boy born in 2009 in Oromia region. He was found by the police in Agaro, Oromia region on August 9, 2009 in the morning. He was adopted to Belgium in 2010 through Sourires d’Enfants and AMBA Orphanage. Submitted by Adoptive Parent Child’s Information Gender of Child Boy Year … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy Born 2009 in Oromia Region Adopted to Belgium in 2010 through Sourires d’Enfants and AMBA Orphanage

Ethiopian Family Searching for Addisu and Bulta Adopted around 1981 from Jimma


Ethiopian brother Adugna is searching for his older brother and sister who were adopted either before he was born or when he was very young. For this reason, he does not have much information about the adoption. The adopted children Addisu and Bulta would be more than 40 years old now. መረጃውን ያስገባው / Submitted … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Searching for Addisu and Bulta Adopted around 1981 from Jimma

Adoption Search: Girl Born 2007 in Oromia Region Adopted 2008 to USA through International Adoption Net via Sele Enat


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of girl, Ethiopian name Yabsera Feysa, born 2007 in Jimma zone, Oromia region. She was relinquished by her mother, Adanech F. in Addis Ababa. Yabsera was adopted in 2008 to the USA through International Adoption Net via Sele Enat Orphanage.  Submitted by Adoptive Parent Child’s Information Gender of Child … Continue reading Adoption Search: Girl Born 2007 in Oromia Region Adopted 2008 to USA through International Adoption Net via Sele Enat

Ethiopian Family Search for Asayech Born in Jimma in 1991


Ethiopian Family Searching for girl named Asayech Wolde Mariam adopted born in Jimma in 1991 and adopted at age 2. Her mother wasn’t well so family members took Asayech to a philanthropic agency helping the needy under the authority of the Jimma City Municipality. ስለመረጃውን ያስገባው / Submitted by ኢትዮጵያውያን ቤተሰብ / Ethiopian Family ህጻኑ(ኗ) መረጃ / … Continue reading Ethiopian Family Search for Asayech Born in Jimma in 1991

Adoption Search: Girl Born in Oromia in 2008 / 2009 Adopted to USA through Better Future Adoptions via Bethzatha Children’s Home Association


Adoptive Parent searching for Ethiopian family of girl, born in Jimma in 2008 or 2009. She was adopted in 2009 to the USA through Better Future Adoptions via Bethzatha Children’s Home Association. Submitted by Adoptive Parent Child’s Information Gender of Child Girl Ethnicity of Child Oromo Additional information about child’s ethnicity born in Jimma Year … Continue reading Adoption Search: Girl Born in Oromia in 2008 / 2009 Adopted to USA through Better Future Adoptions via Bethzatha Children’s Home Association

Adoptee Search: Boy Born 2009 near Jimma Adopted 2011 to USA through Adoption Advocates International and Bethzatha Children’s Home Association


Adoptive Parent searching for the Ethiopian family of boy born around February 2009. He was left near a market in Micheal Town, Jimma as an older infant in late August or early September 2009.  He deaf in his right ear and blind in his right eye, but this may/may not have been known to his … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Boy Born 2009 near Jimma Adopted 2011 to USA through Adoption Advocates International and Bethzatha Children’s Home Association

Adoptee Search: Twin Girls Born 1997 Jimma Oromia Adopted 1998 to Denmark via AC International Child Support and Missionaries of Charity


Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Twin girls born in 1997 in or near Jimma, Oromia Region. Their paperwork states they were found at someones home in Jimma in October/November 1997. They were taken by police to the Missionaries of Charity in Jimma for 2-3 days before they were brought to Addis Ababa where they stayed … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Twin Girls Born 1997 Jimma Oromia Adopted 1998 to Denmark via AC International Child Support and Missionaries of Charity

Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1999 in Oromia Region Adopted to France in 2004 through Les Enfants Reine de la Misericorde via Missionaries of Charity


Adoptee searching for Ethiopian family. Derartu was born in 1999. She remembers living with her grandparents and younger brother, Abuti, in a rural village near a waterfall. Her mother’s name was Rahima H, she died on March 27, 2004 at Missionaries of Charity Jimma, Oromia Region while Derartu was with her. When no one came … Continue reading Adoptee Search: Girl Born 1999 in Oromia Region Adopted to France in 2004 through Les Enfants Reine de la Misericorde via Missionaries of Charity