Bethany is committed to a world where every child is part of a loving family. We are working with diligent partners like Manos de Jesus through our sponsorship program to provide nutrition, clean water, safe housing, education, literacy programs, and spiritual formation for children and families in rural Guatemala.

Bethany is committed to a world where every child is part of a loving family. We are working with diligent partners like Manos de Jesus through our sponsorship program to provide nutrition, clean water, safe housing, education, literacy programs, and spiritual formation for children and families in rural Guatemala.

Commissioner Martha Gross, left, swears in the Jakobitz family, mom Julie holding Hava, 2, Micah, 9, dad Jonathan, Uriah 11, Hadassah, 6, and Asher 3, while the Lynden family adopted Hava at the Whatcom County Court in Bellingham, Friday morning, Nov. 9, 2012. 23 children were formally in Whatcom County on National Adoption Day.

Commissioner Martha Gross, left, swears in the Jakobitz family, mom Julie holding Hava, 2, Micah, 9, dad Jonathan, Uriah 11, Hadassah, 6, and Asher 3, while the Lynden family adopted Hava at the Whatcom County Court in Bellingham, Friday morning, Nov. 9, 2012. 23 children were formally in Whatcom County on National Adoption Day.

View the profiles of children waiting for adoption on the National Adoption Week website

View the profiles of children waiting for adoption on the National Adoption Week website

In Ethiopia, Bethany partners with local organizations to offer:    • Foster care  • Sponsorship  • HIV/AIDS awareness  • Community & family support  • Skills training and education  • International adoption

In Ethiopia, Bethany partners with local organizations to offer: • Foster care • Sponsorship • HIV/AIDS awareness • Community & family support • Skills training and education • International adoption

Since 1992, Bethany has facilitated more than 2,200 Chinese adoptions. We have served more than 50 children through foster care and provided homes to 20 children with special needs. Since 2000, Bethany has also been involved with “Every Child Deserves a Family” conferences that support orphanage directors and foster care workers. Our continuing goal is to help even more vulnerable children.

Since 1992, Bethany has facilitated more than 2,200 Chinese adoptions. We have served more than 50 children through foster care and provided homes to 20 children with special needs. Since 2000, Bethany has also been involved with “Every Child Deserves a Family” conferences that support orphanage directors and foster care workers. Our continuing goal is to help even more vulnerable children.

So many children face the world alone every day. Our hope is that some day, there will be no more lonely children, and that every child will know they are loved. National Adoption Month, 2012.

So many children face the world alone every day. Our hope is that some day, there will be no more lonely children, and that every child will know they are loved. National Adoption Month, 2012.

Since 1991, Bethany Social Services Albania has supported children and strengthened families through:        * Foster care      * Family counseling      * Sponsorship      * School-based social services      * Family preservation programs.

Since 1991, Bethany Social Services Albania has supported children and strengthened families through: * Foster care * Family counseling * Sponsorship * School-based social services * Family preservation programs.

Colombia hosted one of Bethany’s first international adoption programs in 1982 helping hundreds of children be placed in forever families. Today Bethany also partners with Amici de Bambini, an organization that supports children’s educational and basic needs. Bethany is also supporting a project with another local organization to help children in the Choco region with education, socialization, and basic needs. And, with your help, we have raised funds to build a school in Chiquitines.

Colombia hosted one of Bethany’s first international adoption programs in 1982 helping hundreds of children be placed in forever families. Today Bethany also partners with Amici de Bambini, an organization that supports children’s educational and basic needs. Bethany is also supporting a project with another local organization to help children in the Choco region with education, socialization, and basic needs. And, with your help, we have raised funds to build a school in Chiquitines.

National Geographic: China's Lost Girls (2005) Accompanied by her team from her travel show, "National Geographic's Ultimate Explorer," reporter Lisa Ling ("The View") flies off to China with American parents set to adopt baby girls, the casualties of the country's long-standing one-child policy. In hewing to this strict rule, families wind up aborting, abandoning or hiding their daughters, many of whom end up in the United States, brought by couples longing for children.

National Geographic: China's Lost Girls (2005) Accompanied by her team from her travel show, "National Geographic's Ultimate Explorer," reporter Lisa Ling ("The View") flies off to China with American parents set to adopt baby girls, the casualties of the country's long-standing one-child policy. In hewing to this strict rule, families wind up aborting, abandoning or hiding their daughters, many of whom end up in the United States, brought by couples longing for children.

An orphan no more -- foster kid finds mom  Woman, 40, adopted in Contra Costa by the mother she was denied 30 years ago

An orphan no more -- foster kid finds mom Woman, 40, adopted in Contra Costa by the mother she was denied 30 years ago

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