Nathan Gwilliam, Founder and CEO of speaks at this TEDx event which was independently organized by a local community. is the world’s most -used adoption site. It came about because of the passion Nathan has had for helping children without families find forever homes.

His passion came about while spending two years as a volunteer missionary in Brazil. Seeing children living on the street, he promised to himself that he would work to make a difference in children’s lives.

When Nathan’s concept of using the internet to help children through adoption won numerous business plan competitions, was born. offers opportunities for hopeful adoptive parents and birth parents to come together through the Parent Profiles.

Nathan’s message is to connect through passion.