Wednesday’s Child

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Wednesday’s Child: Ricky

Ricky is a 16-year-old who loves being in the kitchen.


Wednesday’s Child: McLie

His name is McLie, but you can call him M.C.


Wednesday’s Child: Elijah

Elijah is a football fanatic who’s not shy about his skills on the field.


Wednesday’s Child: Jeremiah

Jeremiah is 11 years old. His two favorite things are sports and video games.


Wednesday’s Child: Marry

Meet Marry. She’s a 15-year-old who loves sports and dance.


Je'Liyah at the CBS Broadcast Center (Credit: Tim McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Je’Liyah

Je’Liyah wants to be a beautician when she grows up. At 14 years old, she has a good work ethic. And she understands that beauty is more than what’s on the outside.


Wednesday's Child: Jade

Wednesday’s Child: Jade

Fifteen-year-old Jade is a budding entrepreneur.


Wednesday’s Child: Sahbay

Ten-year-old Sahbay doesn’t back down from a challenge.


Wednesday’s Child: Matt

Matt is a 15-year-old who loves video games.


Wednesday’s Child: Nathen and Richie

Nathen and Richie are brothers. And they do everything together.


Wednesday’s Child: Adora

She wants to turn her interest in art and fashion into a career some day. And she’d like to share her creative skills with a forever family.


Wednesday’s Child: Tahkem

Tahkem is a self-starter. This 18-year-old just graduated from high school, wants to go to college to be a sports broadcaster.


Wednesday’s Child: Julian

Julian is a quiet 16-year-old who comes alive on stage.


Wednesday’s Child: Shantell

Sixteen-year-old Shantell loves reading, camping and playing games on her cell phone.


Wednesday’s Child: LeBron

Nine-year-old LeBron is a daredevil.


Wednesday’s Child: Symar

Symar is a 16-year-old who loves performing.


Wednesday’s Child: Gianna

Gianna may be 13, but she is very serious about her dreams for her career.


Wednesday’s Child: Neilek

Ten-year-old Neilek is into sports, especially football.


Wednesday’s Child: Akeisha

Ten-year-old Akeisha loves fashion, especially when it means giving someone a makeover.


Wednesday’s Child: Loretta

Eighteen-year-old Loretta says she hasn’t given up hope of finding a forever family.


Wednesday’s Child: Ecila

By Larry Kane Produced by Timothy McLaughlin PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Ecila is 16. She loves to express herself, where it’s through photography or poetry: “I write about my experience in foster care. And the difficult times as well as the happy times. I find that I could express myself easier through writing.” In the future, […]


Wednesday’s Child: Muhammad

By Larry Kane Produced by Timothy McLaughlin PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Thirteen-year-old Muhammad loves watching basketball — and wants to go pro some day. “(I want to) either play sports,” he says, “or (be an) engineer.” So, while he’s working on his moves on court — he’s working hard in the classroom. “I like cars,” Muhammad says, “and I […]


Wednesday’s Child: Talibah and Baby Gabriella

Talibah says she is not just looking for a forever family for herself.


Wednesday’s Child: Michael

13-year-old Michael says he appreciates hard work in the face of adversity.


Wednesday’s Child: Jordan

15-year-old Jordan loves competition and he’s serious about his education.


Wednesday’s Child: Natalie and David

Eleven-year-old David is a sports fanatic. Nine-year-old Natalie is a dancer. Together they are looking for a forever family.


Wednesday’s Child: Capri

Capri is a budding artist and wants to become an ultrasound technician.


Wednesday’s Child: Jade

This resilient 13-year-old likes arithmetic. “You gotta know how to count your money!” she notes, wisely.


Wednesday’s Child: Jesenia

Jesenia loves music and dreams of being a singing star, but says she’d like to work as a child advocate.


Wednesday’s Child: Quatrel

Quatrel is a young man of many pursuits: he loves music, sports, and cooking, and wants to go into the US military.


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