Ethiopia Heritage Journeys

Our inaugural Ethiopia Ties is set to travel December 28, 2021 – January 8, 2022 with a select group of families. (on hold pending COVID)

Help us plan the *perfect* inaugural trip – tell us what you’d like to do on the trip by completing this survey.

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Pre-Register for the year you would like to travel, sending a message to your child (ren) that you understand the importance of this journey. 

Private Travel also possible

You are going to be your heritage journey!
Ethiopia is on the horizon for us. As plans are being made, we hope you will email us and indicate:
  • When you think you might like to travel (year, season)?
  • Where you would like to go related to your adoption(s)?
  • Where else you would like to visit within Ethiopia?
  • Your hopes and dreams for this journey?

We look forward to hearing from you. Please email us.

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  • Ties Program Features

    How to prepare, opportunities to process. YOUR NEED-TO-KNOW INFORMATION!

  • Possibilities for Adoption Visits

    Connect with people and places related to your adoption. SEE WHAT'S POSSIBLE!

  • Related Services

    Flights, Connect & Chat, Staying Connected. LEARN MORE!

  • Financial Help

    Need financial help? Or would you like to help an adoptee make this important journey? OPTIONS & IDEAS!

  • Project Kindness

    Created especially so that Ties participants can help in the communities they have visited. BE INSPIRED!

  • Read & Learn

    Articles to help you on this journey of identity. DIVE DEEP INTO INFORMATION!

"A tremendous family experience and adventure, and the journey that filled the gap in our son's sense of self."

John Giudecessi

“For the first time in my life, I felt complete and at peace with who I am.”

Landy Hancock, 18

“Traveling with other kids was AWESOME!”

Anna Armour, 10

"I think the healthiest outcome of the trip for my daughter is that going with a group 'normalized' her situation and her adoption.”

Bonnie MacAdam