International Adoption

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Adopt a Waiting Child from China

Children of all ages in China are waiting right now for their forever families. Apply today to grow your family through adoption!

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Adopt from India—children are waiting for their forever families right now.

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Since 1994, America World has placed over 4,700 orphans into their forever families. Our staff would be honored to help grow your family through international adoption!


God's design of adoption, while caring for vulnerable children around the world.

"For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future." (Jeremiah 29:11)

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The countdown to summer is on, and as the world opens up again many of us find ourselves overwhelmed with sports practice, carpool, end of school activities and, if you’re like me, endless piles of laundry on top of it all. In the hustle and…

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Finding Family in a Far Away Land

This post is written by Amanda Wall, author of “Finding Family in a Far-Away Land.” As hopeful parents it’s natural to carry expectations of what our lives may look like with the addition of children. We read books, attend adoption training, babysit and yet we…

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Chance Encounter Featured on CNN

Ally Cole and Ruby Wierzbicki, both students at Liberty University, were sitting on a bus together when they struck up a conversation. What began as small talk quickly escalated when they discovered they both entered their families through adoption. One thing led to another, pictures were…

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