Since our inception A Child Waits Foundation has helped 1,998 families bring home 2,539 children. The children were adopted from 61 different countries and now live all over the United States, in Canada and in other parts of the world. The following charts and graphs represent a statistical picture of these children. To read some of their stories, visit our "Family Story" pages, to learn the details behind the numbers. The statistics were updated in May, 2021.