Our Families 2019
International Adoption

In 2019 we awarded grants to help 183 children to be adopted from 21 different countries and 6 states in the USA.  Some of their wonderful pictures and links to their adoption experiences are below.

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"Thank you so much!"



"I just wanted to update you all on our completed adoption!"

Ruby - China

"Just wanted to let you know that we arrived home from China with our daughter Ruby in March and we are doing well adjusting to being a family of 7!"



"Thank you so much for blessing us with a  grant to adopt our 3 year old son from China!"

Josiah Xin Yang


"We wanted to thank you from the bottom of our hearts for being a part of helping to bring home our son - Josiah Xin Yang."

Ishy - India

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"We traveled to India and arrived home with Ishyta, or Ishy (Ee-shee) as we often call her, in July 2019."

Adelaide & Addison

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"Hi I wanted to reach out and let you know we are home."

Gabriel Bulgaria

"Thank You"

Evelina - China

"We are so incredibly thankful to A Child Waits and all their donors for the grant that we received to help us bring our daughter, Evelina home!"


St. Vincent

"We were finally able to bring Zaharra home in Sept 2019 after a battle with the US Embassy."

Priyanka - India

"We wanted to reach out now that we are home with our 2nd daughter Priyanka and say THANK YOU to everyone at A Child Waits for the amazing work you do!"

Tihamer - Hungary

"We are so excited to finally be home and adjusting to a new normal."

Trey - China

"Things are going well, and Trey has settled in nicely with our family."

Benjamin - China


"Adoption first became a serious topic of discussion in our home in January 2018."



"Thank you one and all for being a part of our daughter's story!"

Sammy & Abbie

"We are all doing great. Sammy and Abbie have adjusted wonderfully into our family."

Jynbao - China

"A huge




"We are very grateful to

A Child Waits."

Susanna - China

"We are grateful to have received a grant from your organization."

Lily & Mya - Bulgaria

"Our adoption journey started approximately 7 years ago."

Rivera - Colombia

"We wanted to email you and formally thank you and A Child Waits for the extremely generous financial assistance in our adoption process."

Jonah - Bulgaria

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"There were several influences throughout our adoption journey, however we believe the person God used most to influence our adoption journey was our son, Christian Elijah."

Martin - Colombia

"We are writing to express our gratitude for your generosity in helping us fund out adoption."

Jade - China

"We just wanted to thank you again for the grant to help cover the cost of our trip to China."

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Gabriel & Maria - Colombia

"Best Day Ever
Thanks to you!"

Hannah - China

"We are so thankful for you!"

Carys - India

"Thank you for your support!"

Pasha & Valentyn - Ukraine

"We want to thank you again for your generous donation towards our adoption expenses."


Chester & Emma - Liberia

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Thank you so much for the generous grant you gave our family to adopt our two children from Liberia! We are so grateful. We truly don't know how we would have been able to complete our adoption without grants like yours! Thank you for coming alongside our family in this journey.

Isaiah - China

Thank you so much for your last minute financial assistance for our May adoption! Isaiah is a sweetie and has a great personality. He fits in well with our family. We sure love him. Your help in May, right before we traveled, was amazing. A true gift from God! We are enjoying Summer adventures, bed times stories and snuggles.

William - China

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We were blessed this year by adopting our son William from China. It was a long process and we are so happy to have him home. 

Autumn- India

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Thank you for the role you had in bringing Autumn into our family.

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Kora - China

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Thank you for your support of our family and of families adopting from China. Kora is very loved and we are a happy family.