Shared List Saturday – Winston

Winston needs an awesome pair of glasses and a loving family. Could that be your family?   Read Winston’s full profile HERE on Red Thread! (Membership is required to view complete profiles. Membership is quick and easy; please click the “Membership” tab above. An email will be sent shortly.)  

Shared List Update as of June 23, 2015

Total Files – 2032 Girls – 540 (27%) Boys – 1492 (73%) Dossier First – 0 (0%) Aging Out (10+ years old) – 692 (34%), 217 girls/475 boys Aging Out (12+ years old) – 293 (14%), 91 girls/202 boys Aging Out (13+ years old) – 153 (7.5%), 41 girls/112 boys Breaking it down: There are 692 children age 10 and up…

We’re DTC! Now What??

Deep breath, the mountain of paper is out of your hands, literally, and now you are ready to…do what? What is there to do during the next phase of the process known as “The Wait”? For some parents, this is a time to sit back and relax, return to your life before home visits and…

Waiting Wednesday

Hello! Do you know today is WAITING WEDNESDAY?!?! Do you know that my name is Gilbert? Do you know I am missing a family to love me? Please send them soon! Here is a picture of me. To learn more about Gilbert, visit his full profile HERE. (Membership is required to view complete profiles. Membership…

Shared List Saturday

Meet Chase! Chase is a smart, outgoing 8 year-old boy. He has been diagnosed with sensorineural deafness. He loves to read, watch cartoons, draw and play with cars. Read more about Chase HERE on his Red Thread profile! (Membership is required to view complete profiles. Membership is quick and easy; please click the “Membership” tab…

What is a Dossier, and How Do I Put One Together?

If you’re new to China adoption, or international adoption in general, you’ve probably heard this word dossier quite a bit and wondered, “What is this dossier, and why is it a word that is associated with such dread?” I’m paper chasing. Sigh. I’m working on my dossier. Sigh. Ugh. I’m trying so hard to be…

Waiting Wednesday

Sweet Calina has waited with a prepared file since she was 2 years old! We think it’s time this sweet girl’s family finally sees her. Don’t you agree? Read more about Calina on here Red Thread post right HERE.  (Membership is required to view complete profiles. Membership is quick and easy; please click the “Membership”…