Blog Posts in 2014

CItizenship Certificates and Social Security Cards

Citizenship Certificates and Social Security Cards Hello Families! We have a little update for you about post arrival documents. First, it seems to be taking longer for Citizen Certificates to come in ...
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Ghana Humanitarian Projects

IAN is excited to share some news from one of our humanitarian partners! We have joined efforts with Springs of Hope International in Ghana, which works to provide support for orphanages and families ...
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IAN community dinner, November 14th

Happy Friday everyone!! We are super excited about our family mixer dinner IAN is hosting on November 14, 2014 at 6pm. We already have several families that have RSVP'd; some with children home, ...
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US Embassy Update: No Ebola in Ethiopia

The U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia has released the following information stating that no confirmed or suspected cases of Ebola have been found in Ethiopia! We have been glued to the news hoping all of our ...
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Welcome IAN's New Post Adoption Coordinator, Heaven

ሰላም Selam, My name is Heaven Tesfaye, the Post-Adoption Coordinator at IAN. I am an Ethiopian native born and raised. I came to the United Stated when I was 15. For the past 13 years Colorado has been ...
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Happy Ethiopian New Year!

እንቁጣጣሽ Happy New Years Ethiopia!! On September 11, 2014 Ethiopians will be celebrating one of the biggest holidays of the nation, New years! Also known as እንቁጣጣሽ (Enkutatash)! According to the ...
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Thank you from Tami

Love is patient, love is kind… wait this isn't a wedding, this is my goodbye blog. Maybe I'm referring to how you are with your kids or maybe just maybe I could change those words to be ...
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My Travels in Uganda

My Travels in Uganda I was able to spend 10 days in this beautiful country just a couple of weeks ago! Here at IAN we have been working to improve and expand our program in Uganda over the past year. ...
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Ethiopia my second home

Ethiopia: my second home Ok, so it's not really my second home. If you were one of the families lucky enough to meet me in country (really I was the lucky one), then you probably realized how much ...
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Universal Accreditation Act

Last week we had the opportunity to participate in a conference call with USCIS, National Benefits Center, the Council on Accreditation (COA), and about 200 Adoption Service providers (ASPs) to learn ...
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Adoption rumors and tall tales another edition of the IAN blog

Adoption rumors and tall tales another edition of the IAN blog There have been so many changes and additions lately that it seemed like it was time for another edition of the blog. I must forewarn you ...
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A touchy subject for sure!

Hello IAN friends and family. Allow me to preface this blog with a disclaimer. The information below will seem harsh, but it appears that this reminder needs to be given. Let me start by saying that ...
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Just a little news from Ethiopia

Joint Council Ethiopia Caucus Co-Chair, Dan Lauer of Holt Int., just returned from a meeting with the Ethiopian Ministry of Women's Affairs Ethiopia Ministry of Women's, Children and Youth ...
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PAIR PAIR it's everywhere!

As the sun was rising this morning over Denver, we at IAN were indulging in a conference call concerning the PAIR process with USCIS and the department of State. Many of you have had questions arise ...
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