A Beautiful Story of Surrender

By Kylee Leonard, America World Adoptive Mom My husband, Andrew, and I both wanted to adopt before we got married….

A Dream Come True

In 2014, after finding out they were unable to have biological children, Brian and Lindsey McMakin started praying for God…

Adoption: A Challenging but Joyful Path

If you follow us on Instagram or Facebook, you know by now that we love to showcase what our adoptees…

Say “Yes” Afraid

When we tell adoption stories, we have the luxury of showing how wonderfully everything worked out — after it has…

A Heartwarming Adoption Story

February is American Heart Month, so we’d like to share a heartwarming adoption story involving a child with a heart…

A Blessed Journey

On Orphan Sunday in 2016, Mike and Audrey Todd felt God tugging their hearts. Their church, Good Shepherd Church in…

God Remains Faithful: The Ober Family’s Adoption Story

We are so honored when a family chooses to adopt with us, and we are absolutely delighted when they come…

Knowing Someone Cares Makes All the Difference

by Kylie Sharp In 2006, my parents adopted me through America World from an orphanage in Guangdong Province, China. I now…

Why do I do what I do: A reflection of Thanksgiving

As a staff member of America World, I often get asked the question, “Why do you do what you do?…

Stories of Hope: The Hale Family

In 2016, Martin and Emily Hale had been married for six years and longed to start a family. They found…