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  • Building Transition Homes for orphans in Odessa, Ukraine

    Michelle and Audrey
    Michelle and Audrey

    ***We are so excited and thankful that Lifesong has given our project a $100,000 matching grant! This means that every dollar given up to $100,000 will be matched/doubled!*** Here in Odessa, Ukraine, the goal of our Lifesong team is to […]

    $148,067 of $200,000
    32 days left
  • Lentfer Adoption from South Korea!

    Nathan Lentfer
    Nathan Lentfer Brooklyn Park, Minnesota

    Hello, We are Melissa and Nathan Lentfer. We live in Brooklyn Park, MN, a northern suburb of Minneapolis. We had always expected to have biological children, but that wasn’t God’s plan for our family. After 12 years of marriage, we […]

    $13,950 of $18,000
    33 days left
  • The Olsen Odyssey – Our Journey through Adoption

    Abigail Olsen
    Abigail Olsen Madison, Wisconsin

    Listening to Adventures in Odyssey is one of our favorite past times on long road trips.  We chuckle over Eugene’s mishaps and Mr. Whitaker’s life-lessons never get old!  Our current trek through adoption is one of the greatest adventures in […]

    $27,453 of $28,000
    33 days left
  • The Vests are Adopting

    Joey Vest
    Joey Vest North Chesterfield, Virginia

    Our Story We are so excited to have you join us in this adventure to grow our family. Adoption has always been something that we have thought about and feel that God is calling us to it now. When we […]

    $40,573 of $50,000
    33 days left
  • Dumas Adoption Journey

    Eric and Lori Dumas
    Eric and Lori Dumas West Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Join us on our adoption journey as we raise the funds needed for this incredible process! We have graciously been awarded a matching grant of $7,000 from We Care for Orphans + Lifesong for Orphans Adoption Fund! This means any […]

    $17,415 of $25,000
    33 days left
  • India Adoption

    Michael and Jessie VanKlaveren
    Michael and Jessie VanKlaveren Brooks, Georgia

    First of all, thanks for taking the time to visit this MyStory site. Jessie and I are very blessed to have such a supportive community. Truly, thank you. As you may know, Jessie and I are adopting from India. Why […]

    $420 of $30,000
    33 days left
  • Neo’s Medical Fund

    Megan Pritchard Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

    As many of you now know, our mighty, precious little boy became emergently ill on Monday morning (Jan 31). He was 100% the previous night, and then Monday morning, we found him in his bed covered in brown vomit, distended […]

    $12,400 of $25,000
    33 days left
  • Megan and Chris Adoption Journey

    Megan Hirschy
    Megan Hirschy Decatur, Indiana

    “We love because he first loved us.” 1 John 4:19 ​ This verse is our motivation for everything we do, including our adoption journey. God has poured out his love into our lives, and we now seek to pour out […]

    $10,772 of $30,000
    33 days left
  • Hutchens Haiti Adoption

    Brandon Hutchens
    Brandon Hutchens Westfield, Indiana

    From the time we were married we had discussed the idea of adoption, but we were never sure it was something God was calling us to until later on in our marriage.  In 2011, after being a part of and […]

    $1,562 of $15,000
    36 days left
  • The Linebaughs are Adopting!

    Christopher Linebaugh Washington, District Of Columbia

    Throughout our 10+ years of marriage, whenever the topic of growing our family came up, our conversation always led to adoption. We never felt particularly called to have biological kids, but the thought of adoption has always pulled at our […]

    $0 of $30,000
    47 days left
  • Napiers Adopt Again!

    Jeremiah, Whitney, and Hallee Joy Napier
    Jeremiah, Whitney, and Hallee Joy Napier McCalla, Alabama

      The cliff notes version of our family began with Jeremiah and I desiring to adopt separately as teenagers. Then it grew as we talked about it as a young dating couple in college. After getting married, our “plan” was […]

    $6,382 of $40,000
    63 days left
  • Christman Adoption

    Lillian Christman
    Lillian Christman East Petersburg, Pennsylvania

    Since the time we got married and began discussing children, adoption has always been on the table. As we felt the desire to grow our family, we prayed and asked if the time was right. After having 2 biological children, […]

    $40,378 of $50,000
    63 days left