By Larry Kane
Produced by Timothy McLaughlin
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Walking into the CBS Broadcast Center, Franklin is dressed to impress.READ MORE: Philadelphia Commerce Director Michael Rashid Resigns After He Reportedly Made Anti-Semitic Remarks, Verbally Abused His Staff
He describes his outfit: “I’m wearing a nice dress shirt, white pants and brown shoes.”
This 18-year-old says making a good first impression is important. And his outfit needs to be just right.
He says, “I like to match my clothes to my shoes.”
Franklin loves sports — especially football. But he really sparkles in the kitchen.
“I like to cook,” he says. “(My favorite things to cook are) stromboli and pizza. I love to cook.”READ MORE: Water Main Break Flooding Multiple Buildings In Society Hill Section, Officials Say
His social worker Marian Kolcun says Franklin would do best if he were the youngest or only child in a family.
“Oh, plus maybe a dog! Every time I talk to him, there’s always a dog in the scenario, so if you have a dog, family, please!”
For more information about adopting Franklin 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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