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Culture on the Web

If there aren't many people who share your child's heritage living near you, it can be hard to find cultural resources to help you teach your child about his background. Not to worry! Here's a listing of Web sites that offer information and products from many different cultures, so your family can incorporate aspects of your child's heritage-and learn about many other cultures around the world. If you don't see one of your favorite sites listed, write in and tell us about it.

Find more ways to celebrate your child's heritage.

AFRICAN-AMERICAN/AFRICA

ASIA

LATIN & SOUTH AMERICA

RUSSIA & EASTERN EUROPE

  • www.frua.org
    Families for Russian and Ukrainian Adoption, a support group for families who have adopted from Eastern Europe.
  • www.eeadopt.org
    Eastern-European Adoption Coalition, a resource for families adopting from Eastern Europe.
  • www.ruscuisine.com
    With a focus on food, this site offers Russian recipes, articles on culture, and a shop featuring foods, clothing, and crafts.
  • www.russian-crafts.com
    A Russian handcrafts store, which includes articles, recipes, and other cultural resources.
  • www.learnpysanky.com
    Learn how to make intricately decorated Ukrainian Easter eggs.
  • www.georgianweb.com
    Site with links to information about Georgian news and history
  • www.kazakhadoptivefamilies.com
    Links to Kazakh cultural information, compiled by an adoptive mother.

RESOURCES FOR EVERYONE


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