Operating down a dream and hoping to catch on with a everlasting household. It is the sport plan for 12-year-old Roberto, as he ran routes whereas I performed quarterback throughout a recreation of catch.
“He loves sports activities. You’ll all the time discover him with a ball in his hand,” mentioned case employee Janaeyah Reid.
“He is slightly shy at first however as soon as he builds belief with somebody he opens up like a flower,” she mentioned.
However for these like Roberto discovering a household has been simply out of attain, just like the move tossed simply over his head. He is one in every of 3,000 Pennsylvania youngsters in foster care hoping to be adopted.
“He actually does rely closely on his religion,” Reid mentioned.
After some preliminary protection with Roberto staying quiet, he quickly put his religion in me whereas on the sector. He is able to be the MVP for a fortunate household.
For more information on Robert or any of the Undertake Lehigh Valley youngsters you possibly can head to our web site wfmz.com and make contact with the Salvation Military in Allentown.