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An Adoptee Offers Aid to Birth Family in Africa

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An Adoptee Offers Aid to Birth Family in Africa

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An Adoptee Offers Aid to Birth Family in Africa

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Bumpe, Sierra Leone. Sarah Bones/Global Action Foundation hide caption

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Bumpe, Sierra Leone.

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After discovering her birth family in Sierra Leone, adoptee Sarah Culberson went to the West African nation to meet her father and other relatives. With a friend, John Woehrle, she established the Kposowa Foundation, which focuses on rebuilding schools and creating jobs in Bumpe, Sierra Leone. Sarah Culberson and John Woehrle talk with Farai Chideya about their efforts to raise awareness and money for the region.

For more information, visit the Kposowa Foundation website.

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