A delicious home cooked meal will always put a smile on James’ face! This aspiring chef enjoys helping out in the kitchen and longs to learn new recipes. An active teen, James is fond of playing football and basketball as well as dancing on his drill team. It has been said that James is an open, honest, and sweet young man who delights in a day spent with family and friends. Red is his preferred color, and he often has a sweet tooth for candy.

James is currently in the ninth grade and aspires to attend college.

A family in which James can be the only child is preferred; however, his caseworker will consider all family types. James has significant relationships that he would like to maintain following placement. Due to these connections, a family in MISSOURI is desired. Financial assistance may be available for adoption-related services.

This is a LEGAL RISK ADOPTIVE PLACEMENT.

For Missouri children, both homestudied and non-homestudied Missouri families are encouraged to inquire; only homestudied families from other states should do so.

For more information on becoming an adoptive family, please email moheartgallery@adoptex.org or call 800-554-2222.