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IAG 068: Transracial Adoption with Dr. Kay Ramsey
Infant Adoption Guide
Dr. Ramsey shares how she was born into foster care because her birthmom was raped while in prision. She answers questions and shares resources about transracial adoption.
Ending international adoptions
WORLD Radio Blog
MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s Thursday, the 20th of February, 2020. You’re listening to The World and Everything in It and we are so glad you are. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. MEGAN BASHAM, HOST: And I’m Megan Basham. First up: international adoption. Fifteen years ago, Americans adopted nearly 23,000 children from other countries. By last year, that number...
Small network of foster families provides comfort and love
The Community Paper
The College Park home of Christina and Brad Cowherd is constantly bustling — but that's to be expected when you're caring for seven children. Christina and Brad, who have five biological children between 13 years old and 9 months old, recently took in two foster children, bringing their total child count to seven.
Parent Trip: For Tiffany and Gregg Guerreiro, family is a welcoming place
The Philadelphia Inquirer
“I had that culture in my home of welcoming people who could be family but were not related biologically. It was part of our heartbeat for many years,” she says.
Life-Threatening Limbo: Thousands of Families Suffer Along US-Mexico Border
A Trump administration policy that requires asylum seekers to wait for US court hearings in Mexico is threatening the health of families and children say humanitarian advocates.
Recent press releases
Bethany Joins 2020 Year of the Bible Movement
February 03, 2020
Bethany Christian Services joins over 60 organizations to promote Bible engagement worldwide
Bethany Christian Services Awarded USAID Grant to Protect Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Ethiopia
January 14, 2020
Bethany Christian Services will use award to improve child wellbeing and protection through family-based care services including family reunification, temporary foster care, and adoption.
ICYMI: UN General Assembly Makes Landmark Decision for Children; Prioritizes Family Preservation Just in Time for Christmas
December 20, 2019
I'm telling the solemn truth: Whenever you did one of these things to someone overlooked or ignored, that was me—you did it to me.
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