By Larry Kane
Produced by Timothy McLaughlin
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) —- When we met Jade recently, she sang her favorite song for us: “Titanium,” by David Guetta, featuring Sia.READ MORE: Pete Rose Dismisses Sexual Misconduct Questions At Phillies' Alumni Weekend: 'It Was 55 Years Ago, Babe'
She said the lyrics (…”I’m bulletproof, nothing to lose…”) have a lot of meaning for her.
“Like, nothing can get through me.”
This resilient 13-year-old has a lot of interests, especially arithmetic.
“You gotta know how to count your money!” she notes, wisely.
Jade also loves designing clothes.READ MORE: Man Shot In Hunting Park Section Of Philadelphia
“I make my own designs,” she says. “It’s really cool.”
Her social worker, Pearl Knox, calls Jade a “chameleon” who can fit in anywhere.
“I think that Jade can bring a lot to a family, because she does have a very good disposition,” Knox says. “She’s pleasant, she’s helpful, and she’s always smiling.”
For more information about adopting Jade or any other child, go to the National Adoption Center’s web site, www.adopt.org, or call 215-735-9988.
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