15-year-old Jordan loves competition and he’s serious about his education.
The Delaware County SPCA announced that an emaciated dog who was found with a shackle embedded in his neck exactly two months ago has been adopted.
Eleven-year-old David is a sports fanatic. Nine-year-old Natalie is a dancer. Together they are looking for a forever family.
Capri is a budding artist and wants to become an ultrasound technician.
This resilient 13-year-old likes arithmetic. “You gotta know how to count your money!” she notes, wisely.
Jesenia loves music and dreams of being a singing star, but says she’d like to work as a child advocate.
Quatrel is a young man of many pursuits: he loves music, sports, and cooking, and wants to go into the US military.
Eight-year-old Daevon wants to play in the NBA and be a firefighter in his spare time.
Among the award winners was a woman who has fostered 126 children in her home over 43 years, and adopted five of them.
Imani wants to be a veterinarian.
Twelve-year-old Michael loves super heroes.
Sixteen-year-old Robert taught himself how to play three instruments, and says he finds music therapeutic.
Taishyna loves painting and drawing, and helping care for younger kids.
19-year-old Shaleenee loves to cook. She even attends culinary school.
Jasmine is not shy about her strengths.