The primary goal of the Birth Family Search Directory is to raise awareness about international adoption among the Korean public and more specifically to target birth families searching for their children. The BFS Directory - which will be published exclusively in Korean - will contain profiles of adoptees who want to make themselves known to their birth families. This year we will also...
G.O.A.'L depends on our members and your support. Our staff, Adoptee and Korean, is funded by you to make sure they always have your best interests in mind - no matter if you're in Korea or abroad! We need your membership to continue and improve our core services that are crucial to all adoptees, whether you're living in or returning to Korea. You can contribute to G.O.A.'L in several ways
Global Overseas Adoptees' Link First Trip Home 2018   The application period will be announced early 2018. The application is open to current G.O.A.'L members. (If your membership is not current on the date of your application, it will not be considered). Since 2008 Global Overseas Adoptees' Link (G.O.A.'L) has arranged First Trip Home to reconnect Korean adoptees with...
G.O.A.’L Office Address 5th Floor 37 World cup buk-ro 44-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul REPUBLIC OF KOREA 서울 마포구 월드컵북로44길 37 5층 Office Hours Monday - Friday: 10:00am - 6:00pm (Korean time GMT+9) Phone & Fax Number Main Office: +82-2-325-6585 Birth Family Search: +82-2-325-6522 (From 12:00pm to 6:00pm Korean time GMT+9) Office Fax: +82-2-325-657 Please...


Fun and networking
Throughout the year G.O.A.'L arranges events in Korea for adoptees, by adoptees.
From big annual events like First Trip Home, a potluck picnic at the Hangang, to weekly informal outings like co-ed soccer.
We focus on our overall wellbeing, from translation help doing everyday tasks to long term sustainability in the form of mental health.


Adoptees helping adoptees
Birth Family Search