MacKenzie is a social child who makes friends easily! She loves spending time with friends and adores going on outings with others. When she isn’t with friends, MacKenzie is usually drawing, writing, or reading. She also is fond of exercising and hiking. Sushi is one of her favorite meals, and she loves the color blue. She has positive relationships with adults and gets along well with peers. MacKenzie aspires to attend college and work in a field working with infants in daycare or a hospital setting.

As an eleventh grader, she most enjoys biology, algebra, history, and art, and is proud of the straight As she earns.

MacKenzie desires a family residing in an urban area; however, her caseworker will consider all family types. She will need to remain in contact with her sister following placement. Her worker states, “MacKenzie is an ambitious youth who desires to be adopted. She wants to be with a family who will love her for her and help guide her in this thing called life.” Financial assistance may be available for adoption-related services.

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 or call 800-554-2222.