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Jul

Special Needs in Burkina Faso

MLJ Adoptions is excited about ou...
5
Jul

Adopting from Africa, and the Importance of the Hague Convention

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18
May

Why Do Sending Countries Want Post Adoption Reports?

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12
Apr

Burkina Faso : What Happens During Travel to Bring Our Adopted Child Home?

Welcome homeOnce the adoption process is finalized...
6
Mar

What Happens After My Court Process is Completed in Burkina Faso?

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20
Dec

Meeting Your Child for the First Time

After a long and exhausting process, the most anticipated moment of your adoption is when you meet your child for the first time. This is an exciting, and probably nerve-wracking moment, and parents rarely know what t...
22
Nov

First Children Arrive Home from Haiti!

haiti-children-homeMLJ is happy to share that our first two adoptiv...
14
Nov

My Trip to Samoa

20161011_224737As a program director working in international ...
9
Nov

MLJ’s Second Family Receives a Referral from Burkina Faso!

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24
Oct

It’s Time for MLJ’s Africa Party!

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12
Sep

What Happens Once We’re Matched with a Child in Burkina Faso?

For families looking to adopt from Africa, Burkina Faso is a wonderful country option. While there are many reasons why ...
6
Sep

A Recent Trip to the US Embassy in Haiti

I recently returned from a trip to Haiti. Many ask what we do as an agency when we travel internationally. Always on the agenda are trips to orphanages, or as in the case in Haiti, we visited three different crèches. ...
24
Aug

A Fundraising Option: Adopt Together

Adopt togetherIn a perfect world, those of us commit...
22
Aug

What Does a Referral from Burkina Faso Look Like?

referral Receiving a referral is a definite highlight in mos...
16
Aug

MLJ Celebrates Five Years Working in Samoa!

MLJ Adoptions opened the Samoa international adoption program in 2011, and we are happily celebrating our five year anniversary! While Samoa is a relatively small program, it has seen many successes.  Since opening th...
15
Aug

Jordan Windle: Adoptee, Olympic Athlete, and Role Model

The O...
31
May

What Does Special Needs Look Like in Burkina Faso?

burkina fasoFamilies seeking to adopt a special nee...
24
May

MLJ Adoptions’ Family Receives First Burkina Faso Referral!

adopting from burkina fasoWe are excited to announce that our fi...
24
Feb

Primary Provider Successes to Celebrate!

MLJ Adoptions is excited to celebrate success as a primary provider! As an agency, we love it when families finalize their processes and bring their adopted children to the United States! While the process may be long...
8
Feb

What are Primary Provider Services?

primary provider servicesPrimary provider services are necessary to ...
1
Feb

What is the Role of a Central Authority in a Hague Convention Country?

Prospective adoptive parents have a lot of questions. As an agency, we enjoy answering each and every one. How do we know our adoption will be ethical? What steps are in place to ensure my child...
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