Simon & Hope


hope simon collage


(Pictured in left photo)

Born: February 2002
Gender: Male
Location: Eastern Europe
Simon is a competitive and active sixteen year old boy. He eat, sleeps and breathes soccer; he trains almost everyday and plays as a goalkeeper.In addition to playing soccer, Simon also enjoys computer games and drawing. He hopes to one day have his driver’s license and own a car. Simon and his sister, Hope, both live in a children’s home due to the loss of their father, and will be adopted together.


(Pictured in right photo)

 Born: February 2005
Gender: Female
Location: Eastern Europe
Hope is a beautiful and kind thirteen year old girl with a wonderful smile. She enjoys watching movies, drawing and playing outside with other children. When she draws, she often expresses creatively her desire for a loving, warm forever family. Hope and her brother, Simon, live in a children’s home due to the loss of their father, and they will be adopted together.
In addition to being considered for a MLJ Adoptions Special Needs grant, families interested in adopting Simon & Bella may also be eligible to receive a reduction in program country fees.
If you’re not a MLJ Adoptions family and would like more information, please contact Caitlin at If you’re currently an MLJ Adoptions family and would like more information, please contact your Program Director. MLJ Adoptions is happy to share information with families about children on the Waiting Child Photolisting, but until a family has a completed home study, we are not able to make efforts towards placing a child’s file on hold.