“I’m a game freak!” says twelve-year-old Tymiene.
Fourteen-year-old LaKyisha wants to see the world.
At 14, Kayla is a bit shy — until you get her talking about sports.
“I like playing football and I like going out places, and I like doing stuff that is fun,” says Zy’mir, 12.
Yesali is a compassionate 11-year-old who loves animals.
Thirteen-year-old Patrick has a strong faith that has led him to consider a career as a preacher.
Brothers Carlos and José are looking for a home together.
Tajon looks like any other nine-year-old but he has a grown-up attitude.
“Creative” doesn’t even begin to describe Wafiq. At just 14 years old, he taught himself to play the drums.
Robert loves computers and he plays the piano, even writes his own songs. And he has quite sophisticated tastes.
Gianna is a spark plug. This nine-year-old is quick with a story, a joke, or a song.
Jay loves camping, a passion he wants to share with a permanent family.
Eleven-year-old Skylar loves singing hip-hop and soul like her idol, Adele.
Eighteen-year-old Miguel wants to be a professional baseball player just like his favorite, Ryan Howard.
Fourteen-year-old Jessica is only in ninth grade, but she already has her mind made up: she wants to serve her country.