Older Child Presentations

For more information about TRAC’s Waiting Child please contact:
Khalilah Brandon
Child Specific Recruiter
307 Fourth Avenue, Suite 310
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: 412-471-8722 ext. 220


DOB: 12/08/2002

George is a handsome 9 year old African American boy with a huge personality.  He loves playing football and his favorite position is a defensive lineman.  His favorite team is the Pittsburgh Steelers and has hopes of one day trying out for the team.  He believes he can be a true asset to the Steel Curtain defense.  George also is a very big Star Wars fan.  He loves to collect anything Star Wars and is very willing to share his love of Star Wars with anyone he meets.

George is in the third grade.  He loves all his subjects in school, but enjoys math the most.    George is a great student.  He loves to read and play board games.  His favorite foods are pizza and enchiladas.  His favorite color is red and he enjoys drawing and sticker collecting.  He is very interested in animals and science.  George loves to talk about the different species of dogs that he has learned about.  He is an average 9 year old that loves to play with his friends outside.

George prefers to have a two parent family.  He will do well in the home being the only child or with older siblings.  He would be great with an older brother who could be a mentor. George is looking for a family that will love him unconditionally.  He would also love to have to opportunity to play football when he becomes part of his forever family.  George is legally free.  All families will be considered for him. 

DOB: 02/12/2003

Jared is a ten year old African American young boy with a great smile.   Jared is very intelligent and loves to play chess.  Jared is very active in his group home and has many friends.  He loves playing football with his friends and maintains great relationship with his peers. 

Jared is a shy young man that can be engaged easily when talking about football.  He loves to eat pizza and spaghetti.  His favorite color is blue. Jared prefers to have a single or two parent families.  He will do well in the home being the only child or with older siblings.  He would be great with an older brother who could be a mentor.   Jared is an average student in school and his favorite subjects are math and reading.  

Jared wishes to have a forever family to love him unconditionally and have someone to tuck him in at night.  Jared is not yet legally free and all families will be considered for him.

DOB: 12/06/1993

Kay is a beautiful, outgoing girl with a contagious smile. She enjoys going to the movies and playing video games. She's an avid nature lover and enjoys talking walks. She also loves trips to the zoo and theme parks. She enjoys musicals and plays and often participates in the stage production process.

Kay is in the twelfth grade and she likes school. Her favorite subject is English. Kay loves to read and prefers fantasy novels. She also loves to write. She wishes to receive a degree in Journalism in the near future. Kay is very articulate and exhibits qualities of a strong leader. She is very open to different cultures and traditions. Her favorite color is purple and she loves to shop.

Kay prefers to have a single or two parent families. She will do well in a home being the only child or the youngest. Kay is in so many ways is a typical teenage girl; she needs the love, guidance, and role modeling only a strong, caring parent can provide.

DOB: 4/6/2000
PAE #: C0211266

Lea is a very special young lady who will need a very special and committed family.  Lea has autism and is pretty much non-verbal.  She does say some simple words, but mostly gestures or makes sounds. Lea is a very sweet girl with a great smile who needs her forever family to just love her the way she is. Lea loves to do puzzles and will sit and work on them for awhile. She also likes to jump on the trampoline and sometimes likes to watch movies. 

Lea come sometimes be easily over stimulated so a calmer quieter environment would work best for her. She does not someone to help her with her personal care. She attends an autism support classroom in a public school and does pretty well at school.  She does do best in a well structured environment and does not take to change easily.  Going out in public places needs to be planned for Lea because it can become overwhelming. Lea needs a very loving, patient and experienced family. Lea is legally free and all families will be considered for her. 

DOB: 10/30/1997

Korrey is a handsome 16 year old African American young man that stands about 5 feet 10 inches tall.  He has a huge smile and loves to play sports. 

Korrey enjoys playing baseball, basketball, and running track.  He participates in most of these sports at his current high school.  He is a great student and athlete. English and French classes are his favorite subjects at school.  He performs very well in school and enjoys reading and writing in his spare time. 

Korrey is focused on going to college to possibly become a teacher one day. Korrey would like a forever family that will love him unconditionally, support his future goals, and maintain his connections with siblings.  All families will be considered for Korrey.  

DOB: 5/17/2000

Tyler is an 12 year old African American boy with a bright smile and huge heart.  Tyler is very outgoing and loves sports.  He loves watching and playing basketball and football.  His favorite teams are the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Miami Heat.  He wishes one day to be like Lebron James.  He is also a big video game player.  He loves competition while playing either a video game or sports. 

Tyler loves to eat pizza and chicken.  He also loves playing video games with his friends.  His favorite color is blue and is very fond of Nike sneakers.  Tyler likes to be fashionable. 

Tyler wishes to have a forever family that will love him and support him in playing sports.  He also wishes to find a family that will allow him to keep his connections with his birth siblings.  All families will be considered.