Taylor is a typical teenager who has a love of music, video games and scary movies. She likes to keep herself entertained. She also is a big fan of science fiction novels and can often be found with her head in a book. Taylor is often shy and reserved, but she is polite to the […]

  Michael Michael loves superheroes and shares many qualities with them. He is a very intelligent, energetic and charismatic little boy. Like any good super hero, Michael needs a family that can teach him how to direct these qualities into something positive.Michael loves to play outside and is good with electronics. When playing outside, he […]

Dylan is one of those kids who is so good at math that he does it in his head even when he doesn’t have to. He likes school and gets average grades, except in math, where his grades are very good. He’s thinking about becoming a math teacher. Dylan’s foster mom describes him as quiet, […]

As soon as I met Yalonda, I realized how beautiful she is inside and out- Yalonda is just a sweet sweet young lady- this bold and smart young lady enjoys learning about the wonderful world of science through experiments and projects. Yalonda loves school and does well in her math and science classes. She works […]

  Giovanni is a handsome young man who greeted me with a huge welcoming smile.  I learned that Giovanni is a helpful and responsible young man who  does well in school and enjoys reading adventure books. He also likes to play outside during his free time and he loves to laugh.  Giovanni enjoys watching football […]

  This week’s Thursday’s child is Nwanya who  describes himself as a quiet and shy, except when he is telling jokes!  Together we toured the Cincinnati art Museum and I learned Nwanya has a great sense of humor and loves to make others laugh. He gets along really well with his peers and they describe […]

  This week’s Thursday’s child is Will. William is an adorable and intelligent young man who loves listening to country music and watching movies. He likes to sing and color pictures to give to others. William even has a special trick; he can make his eyes shake. He can’t explain how he makes his pupils […]

Tyrese is a fan of oldies music,  especially Michael Jackson and he’s this week’s Thursday’s child.  Put on some 80’s music and he will listen to it all day and even add his own moves to the songs. Tyrese loves cartoons, especially Shrek, Disney movies, and anything on Cartoon Network or Nickelodeon. He enjoys playing […]

  This week’s Thursday’s Child is Darricka…Before I met her I heard that she was very much into fashion but as we walked and talked one Saturday morning at the Cincinnati Art Museum…I found out that she was definitely thinking about a career in law.  Darricka is a talented athlete and while basketball is her […]

This week’s Thursday’s child is Gabe. Gabe and I spent time at the Cincinnati Art Museum getting to know each other and I found out that he does really well in school and like most of our children- Gabe is looking for his forever home.   Most kids, at 11, say they want to grow up […]

This week’s Thursday’s child is Macario. Macario started telling me jokes and riddles as soon as we met- with a big ‘ol smile; Macario had me laughing. Everyone describes him as a “bundle of energy.” He loves being outside or inside, just as long as he gets to play and have fun. His favorite outdoor […]

  Each Thursday we present a young person who is part of the foster care system and is looking for a permanent home.  We’ve  highlighted several children who would love to be adopted by the family or single person who could love them.  Adoption equals possibilities and we want their hopes and dreams to become […]