Websites of our members
Donorkind vzw (Belgium)
Stichting Donorkind (The Netherlands)
International websites of donor conceived advocacy groups and support groups
We are donor conceived – a large support group on facebook for donor conceived persons only
We recommend doing as many tests as possible. We know donor conceived persons who have found one sibling on each test. Most companies offer special promotions around holidays like Christmas, Easter, and Father’s Day.
Ancestry – currently the largest DNA database with more than 15 million participants dedicated at finding siblings and other relatives.
23andme – another large database which is specialised in genetic health reports. Accordingly, many members are more interested in health related genetic reports than finding relatives and use pseudonyms.
FTDNA – Family Finder and is available for 79 USD. The German offspring organisation Spenderkinder uses this test to search for siblings.
My Heritage DNA – an Israeli DNA database which also offers over 9 billion historical records.
GedMatch – a free analysis platform where you can upload the raw data of other dna tests for free
Donorchildren – a free registry for donor conceived where you can connect with other donor conceived persons and share information. It is run by Matt, a donor conceived person from the US.
DonorSiblingRegistry.com – registry run by a donor offspring mother, membership is $75 annually, claims to have more than 40,000 members but many members may be inactive due to expired memberships
Amfor – free public billboard with more than 2.000 entries but minimal functionality
Blogs by donor offspring
Anonymous Us Project – a story collection of donor conceived and others involved in donor conception
Confessions of a Cryokid donor’ conceived woman from the US
Donated Generation donor’ conceived man from Australia
Daughter of a Donor donor conceived woman from the UK
Spenderkinder.ch – donor conceived woman from Switzerland
Stork Unmasked donor conceived woman from Quebec written in French
Donor Conceived Perspectives: Voices from the Offspring – 12 ‘donor’ conceived from around the globe
Who do you think you are? – donor conceived woman from Australia – who recently passed away)
Child of a Stranger (‘donor’ conceived woman from the US)
My Father’s Daughter donor conceived woman from the US
Journey Into the Bubble donor conceived woman from the UK – who passed away a few years ago
I am the product of surrogacy – a traditional surrogate conceived woman from the US
A Japanese donor conceived blog (written in Japanese)
Son of a Surrogate experience of an offspring of surrogacy