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By exploring these profiles, you’ll uncover these remarkable young individuals’ unique personalities and aspirations. Each story reflects the potential for mutual growth, joy, and lasting connection as you consider adopting Michigan children and expanding your family.

Meet Tyler

Get your track shoes on to keep up with Tyler. This active young lad loves riding his bike, going hiking, and engaging in all things outdoors. “He loves nature and exploring,” says one of Tyler’s close adults. “Moreover, he enjoys sharing his knowledge with others and taking them on adventures with him through the woods.” Additionally, he enjoys playing card games, assembling puzzles, watching TV – particularly cartoons and movies – and diving into reading books.

Tyler’s passion for studying shines when Bill Nye the Science Guy takes the spotlight and when the subject is volcanoes. As a critter enthusiast, Tyler holds a hope for a forever family that includes dogs.

Tyler's Favorites Things

Puzzles & Card Games
Science
Hiking & Riding Bikes
Dogs
“Tyler generally approaches new activities or crafts with a positive and enthusiastic approach,” says one of the people who cares about him. “He enjoys meeting new people and having conversations. He loves to be busy doing something and makes the most out of every moment.”

Meet Daniel

One of Daniel’s close adults beautifully sums up his exceptional qualities: “Daniel is an absolute delight to be around! His infectious smile lights up the room, and his genuine love for people is heartwarming. Daniel can brighten your day with just a smile, reflecting his excitement for life and eagerness to embrace new experiences.

Looking ahead, Daniel envisions himself as a firefighter, aiming to explore the world and “strive to improve daily.” His dreams include visiting Africa and Japan to immerse himself in their customs and festivals. Naturally, he longs for a forever family to share in singing, dancing, playing games, and attending church. Daniel’s vibrant spirit seeks a family to cherish and embark on life’s journey together.

Daniel's Favorites Things

Road Trips & Traveling
Soccer
Music
Going to the Movies

Daniel takes the most pride in “being a good person,” and the mort important things he wants people to know about him are that “I love God, and I love to sing!!” Adds one of his close adults, “Daniel is a very sweet, kind and loving child who has the willpower to forgive and give people second chances. He is persistent in reaching his desires and goals. He is strong-willed and has an excellent memory. Daniel loves to please others and is overall a happy, pleasant child to be around!”

Adopt a waiting child, Aiden, in Michigan. Aiden is enjoying the outdoors and holding a fish he caught.

Meet Aidan

Whether it’s on the court or the field, you can bet Aidan will have a ball with a ball in his hands. He’s an avid sports enthusiast and thrives in basketball and football. “He’s all set to join the basketball team at his high school this year,” notes one of Aidan’s close adults. Beyond sports, Aidan excels in other areas, including swimming and interacting with animals.

Aidan revels in outdoor activities, from bikes and gardening to hunting and fishing. His passion extends to his favorite school subject, science, and he aspires to attend college to become a mechanic. Interacting with animals ranks high on Aidan’s list of favorites as well.

Aidan's Favorites Things

Animals
Pizza
Outdoor Activities
Video Games
“Aidan has a wonderful sense of humor and enjoys joking around,” says one of his close adults. “He has a great sense of self and is very aware of his own needs and what he needs in the moment. Aidan is amazing and a sweetheart who has a deep yearning for belonging. He is described as loving, kind and caring about others.”

Meet Jaheim

If Jaheim could visit anywhere in the world, it’d be a place out of this world: Heaven. Why? “I want to talk to God,” Jaheim says. This fascinating young man is quite active and enjoys participating in sports such as football and basketball. Jaheim likes collecting Pokémon cards and playing with Beyblades. He loves playing video games, especially after school and when spending time with friends.

When he’s asked what he’s most proud of, Jaheim says his intelligence, which should help him in his career aspirations. Jaheim says he wants to become a lawyer, social worker or therapist one day.

Jaheim's Favorites Things

Books & Music
Australian Shepards
Pokémon Cards
Pizza & McDonald’s
According to one of the adults who knows him best, “Jaheim is a goofy, silly, energetic and athletic young man. He can be very friendly and outgoing but is shy at first. Jaheim has a great sense of humor and is easy to get along with.”

Meet Shiann

Having an outlet for her artistry is very important to Shiann. “She likes to express herself through her creativity,” says one of Shiann’s close adults. “Moreover, she finds joy in art class and engaging in arts and crafts. Anything that allows Shiann to revel in vibrant colors and convey herself is crucial.” This extends to her appearance. “Shiann loves to paint her nails, do her makeup, and style her hair.

Shiann thrives when surrounded by supportive individuals and takes delight in people noticing her engaging nails, makeup, and hair.” Beyond her artistic pursuits, Shiann’s interests span singing, dancing, and cooking. Among her favorites is playing games on her tablet.

Shiann's Favorites Things

Tablet Games
Arts & Crafts
Singing & Dancing
Painting Her Nails
“Shiann is a very loving and social girl who really opens up once you get to know her,” says an adult close to her. “She really just wants to be loved by a family who is dedicated to her.” Shiann also is described as a bubbly young lady who makes friends easily.

Meet Anniyah

Anniyah likes sports and enthusiastically participates in track and field. She takes pride in her performance across all her school subjects, consistently achieving good grades. Anniyah’s fondness for the color green might just unite her with Michigan State fans. Moreover, her affection for llamas extends to a favorite stuffed llama that holds a special place in her heart.

Yup, Anniyah’s interests span a wide range, including reading, coloring, and engaging in various games. She finds solace in extra sleep on weekends and maintains an active routine after school. Anniyah’s love for celebrations shines through as she adores partaking in holidays with good food and music. The dream of spending time with a family during these special times warms her heart. Additionally, Anniyah hopes her forever family will be the ones to teach her how to ride a bike, as she hasn’t had the chance to learn yet.

Anniyah's Favorites Things

Color Green
llamas
Music
Sports
“I am sweet, caring and loving,” says Anniyah when asked the most important thing about her. “She likes to use her sense of humor to make people happy and smile,” says one of her close adults. “She’s smart and talkative when she feels comfortable or is interested in what is going on. She loves honesty and being independent.”

Meet Charis

Having an outlet for her artistry is very important to Shiann. “She likes to express herself through her creativity,” says one of Shiann’s close adults. “Moreover, she finds joy in art class and engaging in arts and crafts. Anything that allows Shiann to revel in vibrant colors and convey herself is crucial.” This extends to her appearance. “Shiann loves to paint her nails, do her makeup, and style her hair.

Shiann thrives when surrounded by supportive individuals and takes delight in people noticing her engaging nails, makeup, and hair.” Beyond her artistic pursuits, Shiann’s interests span singing, dancing, and cooking. Among her favorites is playing games on her tablet.

Charis' Favorites Things

Gymnastics
Dancing
Cheerleading
Cats & Dogs

“Charis describes herself as happy, kind, and enjoyable, and she likes to think of herself as a people person! She is very considerate of those around her and finds manners to be very important. Charis warms up quickly to new people and enjoys being around those she is most comfortable with.”

Meet Anthony

You’ll stay entertained with Anthony around. He has a great sense of humor and loves sharing a laugh with others. “Anthony is a very comical, energetic young man,” says one of the adults who cares most about him. Despite his entertaining antics, Anthony doesn’t strive to be an entertainer when he gets older. Instead, he says he just wants to relax as an adult. Anthony dreams of going to a certain amusement park so he can go on all the rides, and he wishes for $100 million and a mansion. He also wishes for a forever family and hopes they’ll go visit parks together.

Anthony's Favorites Things

Telling Jokes
Video Games
Relaxing
Amusement Parks

According to one of the adults close to him, “Anthony is very resilient. He is a very kind-hearted young man and is very playful and loving towards others. Anthony is very smart and does great quality work in school.” Anthony says his favorite subject in school is math.

Meet Jamauri

Jamauri is a creative and talented young man who takes particular pride in his drawing, as well he should. Drawing is Jamauri’s favorite thing to do after school and on weekends, and when he gets older, he hopes to put his talent to work by becoming an animator or an artist. Jamauri gets practice for his future occupation while attending his art class, which is his favorite subject in school. In addition to drawing, Jamauri likes playing video games, reading books and watching TV. Once he finds his future forever family, Jamauri wants to celebrate by playing games together. And true to his creativity, he hopes they’ll do some a drawing together.

Jamauri's Favorites Things

Christmas & Halloween
Tacos
Art
Drawing
“Jamauri can be quiet at first, but once he warms up to people, he is outgoing and congenial,” says one of the adults who cares about him most. “Jamauri is a sweet kid who’s friendly, funny, caring and thoughtful.” Jamauri also is described as laidback, well-mannered and helpful.

Meet Breonna

If you hear a siren in the middle of the night sometime in the future, it could be Breonna, who wants to become a firefighter when she gets older. Breonna will order her fellow firefighters pizza, her favorite food, and they’ll rescue cats stuck in trees since they’re her favorite animal. If she could travel anywhere, Breonna would go to a metropolis. “I like big cities,” she says – probably so she can see the most fire trucks. Breonna says she wishes for a big mansion with an Olympic-sized swimming pool “and a lot of money to buy stuff.”

Brayden's Favorites Things

Firefighter
Pizza
Videogames
Hanging with Friends

“Breonna is a silly, energetic, animated and sensitive child who likes singing and dancing,” says one of the people who knows her best. “She enjoys one-on-one attention from adults.” Breonna also is described as extroverted and talkative.

Meet Noah

Noah has graduated from smaller toys and now builds things out of Legos and Lincoln Logs. In fact, Noah enjoys being creative, and he’s very proud of his Legos creations. Noah also enjoys playing video games and doing puzzles. Like a lot of young lads, Noah likes riding bikes and scooters, and he loves Star Wars. When he gets older, Noah wants to become a magician. A few of the most important things Noah wants others to know are, “I love to play and watch basketball, and I like to be kind.” He will fit in very well with a forever family.

Noah's Favorites Things

Playing Outside
Baking
Reading
Legos & Lincoln Logs
According to one of the adults close to him, “Noah has a tender heart and witty sense of humor. He is highly intelligent. Noah is not only smart but also determined. He thrives on encouragement and one-on-one time with adults. Noah is thoughtful and empathetic.”

Meet Emilee

What makes Emilee’s day truly enjoyable? You guessed it – having a cat as a constant companion. In fact, one of the adults close to her notes, “Emilee often can be found with a cat on her lap.” Beyond her feline bond, Emilee is equally at home near a pond, engaging in activities that bring her joy. Whether fishing, swimming, or boating, she embraces outdoor experiences with enthusiasm. Additionally, she finds pleasure in leisurely walks, which provide moments of tranquility.

Emilee’s interests extend beyond the outdoors, as she boasts a creative side. Writing and doodling captivate her imagination, and she engages in arts and crafts projects with enthusiasm. Like many of her peers, she finds delight in texting and connecting with friends on social media. Further adding to her diverse hobbies, Emilee takes pleasure in watching TV, engaging in board games, and immersing herself in music.

Emilee's Favorites Things

Fishing & Swimming
Social Media
Cats
Arts & Crafts
According to one of the adults close to her, “Emilee can be funny and has been developing a positive group of friends. Emilee reports that she likes school as she is able to see her friends there. She also enjoys going for walks and hanging out with friends.”

Meet Justin

Need groceries emptied from the car? Let Justin carry the bags inside. Want a hand with yard work? Call on Justin. “I like to mow the grass,” he says. Approaching a door? Justin is right there to open it. “I love helping people!!!” he says about what he takes the most pride in doing. When he’s not helping people, Justin is likely having fun. His favorite activities include swimming, bike riding and playing tag with friends. Justin also likes roller skating and playing laser tag and video and board games. He likes sports and being outdoors. Two of Justin’s biggest wishes are to have a family and a parent or parents “who love me.” Justin says he dreams of having a family whom he can be with forever. He wants to play with them, go to the park and have a rousing game of monopoly together.

Justin's Favorites Things

Helping People
Cooking
Outdoor Activities
Traveling to Antarctica
Justin is described as curious, imaginative, detail-oriented and engaging. “Justin is a very bright young boy with a kind heart,” says one of the important adults in his life. “Justin is playful and does best when given adult one-on-one attention.”

Meet Kakashi

Saying Kakashi likes flags is a bit akin to saying stars come out at night. OK, so his “banner benevolence” isn’t quite that obvious. But Kakashi does love his flags, all 50 or more of them from different countries throughout the world. Kakashi loves anything related to water – kayaking, swimming, watching the fountain at the park, playing in the water table at the children’s museum and playing in the rain, to name a few. Kakashi also loves music; he has an old phone with a music app and he is constantly listening to his favorite songs.

Kakashi's Favorites Things

Music
Water Activities
Collecting Country Flags
Playing at the Park
According to one of the adults close to him, “Kakashi is sweet, silly and helpful. He is determined and smart, and he works hard all the time to continue to learn and grow. He is generally cheerful and enthusiastic. He is silly and sweet and his excitement and enthusiasm for his favorite things is second to none.”

Meet Dalila

Creativity runs deep in Dalila’s soul, and her talent could take her far. “Dalila is creative and artistic and is talented at drawing, and she should be given the opportunity to continue practicing this skill,” says one of her close adults. “Dalila does not currently participate in extracurricular activities at school, but she has an interest in participating in basketball, volleyball, track, choir and band.”

She likes being active and enjoys swimming, sledding, bowling, going on walks and going to the mall. When it’s time to slow down, Dalila enjoys watching TV and playing on electronics. “She enjoys collecting stuffed animals and accessories, including scrunchies, bracelets and necklaces,” adds one of Dalila’s close adults.

Dalila's Favorites Things

Stuffed Animals
Extracurricular School Activities
Singing
Drawing
“Dalila is a bubbly, friendly, outgoing and kind-hearted teenager,” says a close adult. “Others have also described her as caring and helpful. She is easy to connect with and thrives off interacting with others.”

Meet Sevonia

We should all cherish what Sevonia says are the most important things to her. “I like to make every moment matter,” she says, “and I like to make people laugh.” Spending time with family also ranks high on Sevonia’s favorite things list. She enjoys watching movies with her family after school and hanging out together on weekends. Sevonia is an active girl who likes swimming, bowling, riding bikes and horses, and playing soccer, volleyball, and basketball.

Since making every moment the matter is essential to Sevonia, she hopes a forever family will savor time together talking, playing, and taking pictures to preserve their memories. And she hopes they enjoy some of her favorite activities, such as bowling, swimming, and eating.

 

Sevonia's Favorites Things

Bowling
Coloring & Painting
Swimming
Animals

Sevonia is described as a bubbly, outgoing and very energetic young lady. Adds an adult close to her, “Sevonia likes to stick up for others and enjoys helping other people. She is open and a good communicator.” She does well in school and enjoys reading the most.

Meet Zackary

Zack wants to hit the road in the future to become a truck driver. Zack (Zackary) will hit the road again because his favorite toy is Lego Road Blocks. And Zack’s biggest road trip will include traveling to Tennessee, going to Bronner’s Christmas Wonderland and visiting The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Zack also would love making arts and crafts during the celebration. In fact, Zack has plenty of fun activities in mind for his future forever family, and if they go out to eat, go to a pet store, visit a zoo, have Nerf toy wars and play video and board games together, then Zack won’t be hitting the road anytime soon.

Zackary's Favorites Things

Legos
Truck Driving
Harry Potter
Celebrating Holidays
“Zack is very outgoing and personable,” says one his close adults. “He enjoys talking and sharing his story with others. He is very friendly, creative and enjoys spending quality time with his friends and family. Zack is very kind-hearted and wants to please. He wants to be helpful and responds strongly to positive reinforcement and praise. Zack is a sweet and funny kid who is great with younger kids and animals.”

Meet Sophia

Creativity plays an important role in Sophia’s life. She’s very talented at poetry and wants to become a writer when she gets older. “She recently wrote a powerful poem titled, ‘Fight for My Life’ that is being published in a book,” says one of her close adults. Sophia might even write supernatural novels and get fodder for her fiction by watching her favorite TV show, “Vampire Diaries,” or a crime writer who gets her ideas from her other dream job – being an FBI agent.

She also wishes to become a member of a forever family, which is perhaps Sophia’s biggest wish. With Sophia by their side, this forever family would have a girl who likes making memories, enjoys celebrating holidays in traditional ways and loves traveling to new places. Most of all, Sophia just wants to have fun with them.

Sophia's Favorites Things

Writing
Becoming an FBI Agent
Poetry
Traveling to New Places
Family is the most important thing to me.” Other people say they enjoy having conversations with Sophia and add that the discussions reveal her vibrant personality. “She is very outspoken and a great advocate for her herself,” says one of the adults close to her. “She is smart, goal-oriented, kind and resilient.”

Meet Zahira

Zahira is a skater, an anime lover, a video game player and a dreamer who wants to become a professional gamer when she gets older. Although she doesn’t want to become a chef, Zahira appreciates good food and enjoys going out to eat. Zahira’s favorite foods are “o” so good as in tacos and nachos. She loves pizza, too, which is appropriate because Italy is her dream destination. “I have Italian in me,” Zahira explains. She also has some mathematician in her because math is her favorite subject in school.

Zahira likes wolves and dogs “because they stick with the pack” as well as cheetahs, also known for being family focused. She loves celebrating holidays “because I like to be with family and friends.” She hopes for a family who enjoys going to the mall and dining out together.

Zahira's Favorites Things

Anime
Video Games
Dogs
Tacos & Nachos
“Zahira is a kind and smart girl who’s an animal lover and who loves to laugh,” says one of her close adults. “She is friendly, calm and funny. She is full of love and kindness. She is a very happy person who likes to get to know people.”

Meet Charles

Meet Charles, a lively and sporty young guy with an awesome sense of humor! He’s all about playing sports like football and basketball and making everyone burst into laughter. Charles has big dreams of becoming a YouTuber who pulls off epic pranks.

At first, he might seem a bit quiet, but once you get to know him, get ready for an explosion of his awesome personality. Whether he’s scoring goals on the field or creating hilarious prank videos, Charles is the perfect mix of fun and excitement!

Charles' Favorites Things

Dogs
Sports
YouTube
Telling Jokes

“I like being active, telling jokes and playing with dogs.” As a matter of fact, “it is recommended that he be placed in a home with dogs,” says one of Charles’ close adults.

Meet Stephen

Stephen is a very smart, active, and helpful boy. Stephen absolutely loves football and basketball but would rather play for fun versus in a competition or on a team. Stephen likes other outdoor activities, such as swimming and riding bikes. When indoors, he likes playing video games, building things with Legos, and listening to music. Stephen also takes an interest in Pokémon cards as well as solving puzzles. Stephen is a very smart, strong-willed, and caring boy. Stephen absolutely loves to learn new things and help around the house with different chores or tasks. He describes himself as a smart, caring, and helpful kid.

One of Stephen’s biggest wishes is “to be adopted.” Among other things, he hopes he and his new forever family will enjoy traveling together.

Stephen's Favorites Things

VIdeo Games
Outdoor Activities
Legos
Puzzles

“Stephen is a very smart, strong-willed, and caring boy. Stephen absolutely loves to learn new things and help around the house with different chores or tasks. He describes himself as a smart, caring, and helpful kid.”