“It’s a win-win across the board.”
Hope to find a family that is willing to adopt them together, after being separated in foster care
He wants to be adopted, be a part of a family, and is hoping to have a mother
Energetic 7-year-old has a vibrant personality
DePaul Community Resources say they’ve gotten 120 inquiries from all over this region and they are still coming in.
The teen loves animals and wants to be part of a loving, nurturing and healthy family
More than 5,400 children are currently in foster care in the Commonwealth.
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He enjoys playing outside and loves being in nature
He can’t wait to be a part of a loving, caring, and supportive forever family
His ideal family will be a two parent home or a single mother with other children
Hoping for an adoptive family who is loving and has his back
Wants to be a software engineer for Microsoft or a police officer
Courts closed in the beginning but the need never went away
The 8-year-old is longing for a loving family who can help make him feel safe.
Organizations are always looking for suitcases, backpacks, school supplies and other items.
Empty nesters, same-sex couples and single people can foster and adopt.
Wants to be a homicide detective, would like to visit Australia one day
He hopes to take family trips to parks, zoos
His biggest wish is for a forever family who will support him in his dreams and love him.
“I want my family to be able to say ‘this is my adorable kid’”
He wants a family “so I can have what I’ve never had before”
STARS keeps children from going into private, therapeutic foster care agency care
Ronnie likes building things and wants to go to trade school to study carpentry
Cordell is a multi-talented, creative, and intelligent boy who is very inspired by things he can create on his own!
Meet animal-loving and Pokémon expert, Justin!
Lily, who likes to be called “Azi” enjoys being outdoors and physical activities.
Latoya is a bright, energetic 10-year-old girl.
Makyhi is a smart, energetic, eight-year-old boy who enjoys playing outside with friends, martial arts, and playing video games.
71 children were adopted last year
The 8-year-old is interested in learning how to hunt and loves hunting dogs
Wants to be a security guard or police officer
Adventurous and is always willing to try new things
The 11-year-old recently started taking taekwondo. He's growing out his hair to donate for Locks of Love.
The 9-year-old wants a mom and dad, and wants to go to church
She is very passionate about animals, especially cats and dog
Roanoke County seeing uptick in drug abuse, domestic violence
Wants a family with other children, so she is able to have siblings to play with
He's a very laid back teen who has never met a stranger.
Loves clothing with glitter or sparkles, candy, coloring, crafts, and staying active
Thousands of children are waiting for a permanent family to call their own instead of living in foster care
This year’s virtual ceremony honored the news media in Virginia and West Virginia.
We featured 31 children this year and had an overwhelming response!
Country girl who would like to be adopted by a family that lives in a rural area
10-year-old loves making grilled cheese, playing basketball and pets
The teens would like to be adopted together.