WACAP Named Bonneville's Seattle Charity of the Month for April
4.01.2017 to 4.31.2017
World Association for Children and Parents (WACAP) has been named Bonneville Seattle’s Charity of the Month for April, for being a champion for children, finding and preparing adoptive families, and offering lifelong support after adoption. Continued at mynorthwest.com
Listen to KIRO 7 Feature about WACAP.
We're grateful to Bonneville Media's KIRO Radio
, Seattle Seahawks
and Carter Subaru
for this honor, and for joining us in our work for children and families.
"Lindstrom and the Limit" Offers WACAP Proceeds From New, Heartfelt Single
WACAP adoptee from Colombia, Aaron Lindstrom, and his band "Lindstrom and the Limit" have released a passionate new single, "Up Up and Away" and have announced they're donating proceeds from the song to WACAP. Aaron's recent experience meeting his birth family inspired this special acoustic song, released April 2017.
Summer 2016, Celebrate with WACAP: 40% Off the Application Fee
WACAP marked it's 40th year of finding families for children at the end of April! In celebration of this milestone, now through June 30, submit your application with the code: WACAP40 and a payment of just $210 to get started. Contact us to learn more and access our application online.
Extra Adoption Grants Available April 2015, Year-Round Support
At WACAP, we know that there are families out there who would move forward with adoption if the costs weren’t so high. More than being just “qualified” to adopt a child, these families are also uniquely capable of loving, nurturing, protecting and meeting the needs of a child. But that initial hurdle of adoption costs discourages many from the process.
With this in mind, we are delighted to report that recent donations to WACAP are helping us make an even bigger impact … and bring more children home. If you, or someone you know, has thought about adoption but didn’t pursue it because of cost, we encourage you to take a look at our waiting child page.
Many of our children are regularly assigned grants that will reduce the costs of adoption for families. With these recent donations, even more grant dollars have been assigned to specific children. (On the waiting child page, look for a designation in red that says “Extra Grant Assistance.”)
There's a range of support we'd be happy to talk with you about year-round, so don't hesitate to let us know your questions -- even if grant availability or circumstances change.
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