Where Can I See Youth who are waiting?
Over 800 kids in Virginia are waiting to find a forever family. There are many places in which you can see photos, videos, and hear their stories. Click on the links below to see our children featured on our partners’ pages.
Meet Virginia’s Waiting Kids!
Connecting Hearts host the Central Region Heart Gallery of Waiting Kids through the Fam-17-042 Grant Partnership with the Virginia Department of Social Services.
Majesty thoroughly enjoys music and dancing. She aspires to go to Virginia Commonwealth University and be a Radio Personality or Professional DJ one day.
Majesty imagines what true familial support would be like. She enjoys making people laugh and spending time with her siblings and other peers. She would love to have an older brother or sister in the home. She hopes that a new family would help her maintain contact with her siblings. She would love for a family to be supportive of her goals and interests.
“They would tell me, Majesty, you got a good score on that test, and I`m proud of you and they would reward me for the good behavior that I’ve done instead of playing around in class.” Majesty is very resilient and continues to wish for the forever family she deserves. She loves to go to the mall and shopping for her favorite thing, shoes! She is fun, energetic, and continues to have a positive attitude. She hopes for a forever family and continues to dream for one each day.
Mark is very kind and genuine. He enjoys writing stories and takes notes of things here and there to add to them. Mark likes to read; his favorite book is “The Trials of Apollo.” He has a vast vocabulary and is very inquisitive. Mark likes making crafts out of paper, playing with animals, and video games. He is a builder and likes to build things. Mark likes computers and can name his favorite brand, which is Microsoft. He enjoys Pikachu from Pokemonand other animated shows. Mark likes the Egyptian Goddess of Cats, although he is just a little allergic to them. Mark warms up quickly when engaging in conversation. His favorite foods are anything Italian, Porkchops, and Smuckers. He enjoys Hip Hop & R&B and hopes for a family one day. Mark must be the youngest in the family and likes to follow a schedule as accurately as possible. Mark strives to be a police offer, and a family would help him foster his dreams and passions. Would you give him a chance?
Meet Richard & A’lijah
Richard and A’lijahare an energetic bunch! They love toys and interactive play. They could benefit from a family that has time and attention to commit to helping them flourish into successful young individuals one day. One of their favorite shows is the Power Rangers! The two boys do well with imaginative play. They adore each other so much and would need a family willing to adore them together and in the same household.
have a family that is funbut also laidback like her, and dogs would be a plus! Johnette’sfavorite foods are hot dogs, pizza, and mac and cheese. She also likes doing hair and happens to do her own! Would you give her a chance? She would be a wonderful addition to a family where there are younger child(ren) or where she is the only child.
Meet Sisters Isiasha & Listene