The energetic Marlon possesses a smile that is contagious to everyone around him! A natural athlete, he enjoys playing basketball and football. Marlon is discovering his artistic talents and delights in being able to share his projects with the people in his life. A positive friend, he appreciates spending time with his mates cracking jokes. Marlon is also known to have long conversations about his days and the feelings of others. He looks up to Spiderman and Superman and would want to “to save people before anything bad happens” like his heroes. Marlon says his favorite color is red but to check back in case it changes. He loves to eat hamburgers and French fries, and also has a sweet tooth.

This inquisitive fourth grader enjoys attending school.

Marlon would do best in a two-parent family; however, his caseworker will consider all family types. He desires to be in a family that will provide stability and loving guidance. 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.