WELCOME TO FAMILIES FOR RUSSIAN & UKRAINIAN ADOPTIONSM (FRUASM), INCLUDING NEIGHBORING COUNTRIES.
With regional chapters across the US and members around the world, FRUA INC provides international adoption support resources for families completed through adoption in Eastern European and Central Asian countries. A 501(c)(3) parent support organization, FRUA offers family and adoption education resources, it's journal The Family Focus, a private chatroom, social media connections, and a supportive community that nurtures adopted children and supports parents and families.
The adopted children of FRUA's families come from all former Soviet bloc countries and republics, including: Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Bulgaria, Belarus, Romania, Poland, Lithuania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Georgia as well as many ethnic cultures within these countries, including Romani (Gypsy) Culture, Turkic Cultures (including Tartar, Bashkir, Chuvash, Uyghur, Yakut, Dolgan, and Tuvan) as well as Uralic, Mongolic, Asian, Tungusic and other non-Turkic Native Siberian Cultures (Including Evenk, Buryat, Mongol, Yukaghir, Nenet, and Komi)
FRUA believes that every child deserves a forever family and celebrates the rich heritage of our children's birth countries. Our Orphan Support efforts ensure we never forget the children left behind in those orphanages.
THe FRUA Promise: It's help for your challenges, hope for your future and most of all.... it's community with families like your own, completed through adoption in Eastern European and Central Asian countries and republics.
FRUA Scholarship update...Click here for more info.
the Family Focus
Celebrate Your Child's Name Day: Click here to find out when it is!
• The Way I Feel – Bibliotheraphy.
• FRUA Cook’s Tour – Country Life
Shop the FRUA STORE for gift ideas and a portion of your purchase benefits FRUA's work with adoptive families and orphans:
FRUA Book Store
* Great books on birthcountry traditions, adoption, parenting and heritage...
* Subscriptions to Adoptive Families and Russian Life magazines...
Families for Russian and Ukrainian Adoption and it's acronym, FRUA are service marks of the 501(c)(3) organization Families for Russian and Ukrainian Adoption.