Christian, born in 2004, is a thoughtful and caring African American teen who enjoys rapping, drawing, reading and writing. He also enjoys going for walks, going to the park and beach, listening to R&B and rap music, playing ‘Monopoly’, and playing and watching basketball games. The New Orleans Pelicans are his favorite team. At school, where he earns good grades and gets along well with the other kids, Christian enjoys learning about math and participating in chorus, gym and art class. Christian needs a loving and caring adoptive family who will give him the attention, support, encouragement, structure and nurturing environment he needs to continue to thrive. His family will also need to support his desire to maintain his relationship with his sister, who has been planned for separately, as well as with his foster parent.