Member Blogs

Measles Outbreak

Source: Blog .

This last month was a crazy month for Orphan Relief and Rescue in Liberia. With a measles outbreak running wild in the country, twelve children in one of our homes unfortunately came down with dreadful sickness. I personally have never seen measles up …

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Reminder: Memorial Day Offices Closed

Source: America World Adoption News .

Just a quick reminder that America World offices will be close on Monday in observance of Memorial Day. Offices resume regular hours on Tuesday at 9:00 am Eastern.

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America World’s Kyrgyzstan Program

Source: America World Adoption News .

America World is looking for families interested in adopting children age 5 and older from Kyrgyzstan. Please see our agency’s Kyrgyzstan program page for more information about this program. Owen, the first child America World placed from Kyrgyzstan, is pictured…

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Parenting Webinar from Creative Counseling Connections!

Source: America World Adoption News .

You are invited to Creative Counseling Connections’ next webinar workshop for couples on June 11! The webinar is $12. Visit links below to register or get additional information. Save the date and hope to see you there. Click here to…

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Welcome Home, China Families!

Source: America World Adoption News .

Join us in congratulating these 7 families who returned home from China this week with their children! So happy for you all!

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The Jackson Association of Health Underwriters Raises Money for Palmer Home for Children

Source: Palmer Home for Children | Where Hope Still Grows .

  The Jackson Association of Health Underwriters hosted their 19th Annual Golf Tournament on May 4, 2015 at Lake Caroline Golf Club. What began as a tool to raise funds for the young organization has since broadened its reach to … Continued

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India: "Allie" Needs a Forever Family

Source: America World Adoption News .

“Allie” is a 5 year old girl that has been waiting in her orphanage since she was just a few months old. “Allie’s” special need is dwarfism, but her greatest need is a family. Allie has waited so long, would…

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Can You Help?

Source: Lifesong for Orphans .

ADOPTION IS EXPENSIVE. The more Lance and Amy learned about the orphan crisis, the more convinced they became that God wanted them to adopt. They saw the need and knew it would be wrong to do nothing to help. Like many families who adopt, Lance and Amy wanted to finance the adoption on their own, but expenses mounted and the task seemed impossible. “It was not easy to share our need and ask for others to help us, yet friends and family responded generously.” God continued to impress on Lance and Amy’s hearts that He would bless those who defended the fatherless, regardless of the role they played. With only a couple months left in their adoption process, Lance and Amy depleted their savings and believed their final option was to take out a loan to finance travel expenses to and from Colombia. God gloriously provided the opportunity for a … Continue reading

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Pushing for Change in Your Non-Profit? Here’s the Roadmap.

Source: Together for Adoption .

About Switch: #1 New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller … Translated into 24 languages … Led by Susan Heath Hays. Susan has 20+ years experience working with non-profit organizations. Currently, she consults with Head Start programs across the country with a focus on improving leadership and engaging families. Susan is a Switch Certified Trainer specializing in change efforts […]

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Advocate Today: 2-Year Old, Curtis

Source: America World Adoption News .

Curtis is a cute little boy who loves being held. His caretakers describe him as timid and quiet but very curious and interested in observing what is going on around him. Curtis loves listening to music and he waves his…

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