Carlo Age: 3
Carlo loves to be on the move, and he likes to climb! He has been pulling up more and is more engaged with toys. Carlo has several toys that have become his favorites. He has started exploring and can understand some directives or when his name is called. He is growing into his own personality. Carlo loves being outdoors and being in the water.
Tayven Age: 14
Tayven is an outgoing and funny young man. He enjoys playing soccer and hopes to play on a school team next year – when he grows up he would love to play professionally. But if soccer doesn’t work out, he would like to be a construction contractor. Tayven thinks it is fun to try different foods and enjoys being in the kitchen and learning to cook. His
favorites are seafood and Asian food.
Kamerin Age: 15
Kamerin enjoys music, video games, hot wheel cars and building different things with Legos. He hopes for a family that enjoys being active and likes to play games. He describes himself as a great kid who likes to help people out. Root beer is his favorite all time drink and his favorite subject is math.
Sam Age: 13
Sam likes to play video games and make TikTok videos. He likes school, particularly math and science. He also likes to play basketball and other sports as well as to read comic books. But he’s also good about helping around the house.
Coley Age: 9
Coley enjoys extracurricular actives such as sports, going to the library and the boys and girls club. Coley does well with his peers and loves helping around the house. Coley enjoys watching movies, playing with action figures and drawing. Coley is not a picky eater and some of his favorite foods are pizza and carrots.
Marquan Age: 15
Marquan is a friendly child who likes to be active and learn new things. He likes skateboarding, listening to music, playing outdoors and helping people.
Ethan Age: 16
Ethan has a great sense of humor and loves to make others smile. He is friendly and outgoing, and a good conversationalist. Ethan enjoys cooking, and recently asked his caseworker to buy him different foods so he could cook them and do a taste test. He is pretty adventurous with his food choices! Ethan is really hoping to find his forever family!
Austin Age: 12
Austin is as friendly as they come. He is outgoing, friendly and smart – his favorite subject is Math. He enjoys watching sports and playing video games. Offer him some bacon pizza and root beer and you’ll have a friend for life!
Chad Age: 13
Chad loves to play with Legos, cars, and action figures. He enjoys reading, and can impress you with his reading skills. He also enjoys puzzles and playing memory games. His favorite family activity is a trip to the movies.
Brandon Age: 12
Brandon is athletic and plays three sports. But his talents don’t stop there. He’s also creative (click to read what he’s won!) and described and a nice and helpful child.
Tristen Age: 16
Tristen is affectionate, outgoing, adventurous, inquisitive, and takes great pride in his appearance. Tristen wants a family that will support his continued involvement in a variety of activities, as he does well when he is kept busy.
Argene Age: 17
Argene loves football, basketball and baseball, and he is a natural athlete. He likes being outside and spending time with friends. He is a talkative and charming teen who has great conversations and enjoys one-on-one attention.
Ryan Age: 12
Ryan is an active fun and sociable child! He enjoys YouTube and he loves Marvel, especially the Avengers. Ryan likes trying new restaurants.
Solomon Age: 14
Solomon desperately wants a mom who loves him unconditionally. He hopes for an active family with siblings and pets and one that enjoys outdoor activities and fun indoor games.
Eleik Age: 14
Eleik is as described easy to talk to, friendly and engaging. He enjoys singing and dancing and performing for others. He hopes to have a career in music in the future.
Rae’Dale Age: 14
Rae’dale is a friendly, sweet child who enjoys Legos and video games and has a good appetite! He does best with a solid routine and is excited about finding his adoptive family.
Adam Age: 12
Wanted: parents with lots of energy and a love for the great outdoors! To Adam, the activity doesn’t matter, just make sure it’s outside and that he’ll keep moving!
Caiden Age: 15
Caiden is said to be able to put a smile on anyone’s face! He’s very sociable and interacts well with both children and adults. He loves being outside, especially if it means playing basketball!
D’Juan Age: 17
D’Juan is a friendly child who likes to be active and learn new things. He can be very helpful. Playing video games, listening to music and playing outdoors are some of his favorite activities. D’Juan enjoys and excels at playing basketball.
Brandon Age: 16
Brandon is an 8th grader whose favorite subject is math. He likes superheroes, especially Superman. Brandon is a very social child who enjoys sports and swimming. He loves to ride his bike, watch superhero movies and play his Nintendo DS.
Daniel Age: 14
He is very active and loves to play all sports, but football is his favorite. Daniel, like most kids his age, enjoys video games.
Christopher Age: 15
This boy likes school and earns As, Bs and Cs. His favorite class is gym because he likes to play basketball. He loves to watch Big Ten college football on TV and would love to go to lots of Bengals games.
Giovanni Age: 17
Grant Me Hope first interviewed Giovanni in 2016. He had been matched, but that match unfortunately fell through. His video is, as a result, a bit out of date right now, but that doesn’t change the fact this kind young man needs a home!
Hayden Age: 15
Hayden is going to need a family that is as into “Transformers” and Bumblebee as he is! Other than that, Hayden enjoys learning social studies and reading about history.
Izaiah Age: 14
Charming, sweet, polite and creative are all words used to describe this young man! Izaiah likes football and Legos. He enjoys cooking but admits he needs some help on some dishes. Could that help be you?
Cody Age: 17
This active young man hopes for a home and family that enjoys being in the country! He hopes for space to run around and play. He loves Spiderman, enjoys listening music, but mostly, Cody enjoys just staying busy!
Trevor Age: 16
Trevor can be described as an outdoorsman. He loves to be outside playing in the yard or riding his bike around the neighborhood. He also loves tossing a football and would like an adoptive family who would do that with him.
Tyrese Age: 18
Tyrese is an energetic and fun-loving young man who loves to learn. He loves to play basketball, soccer and baseball, and he enjoys reading and learning new things. He needs a loving, supportive and patient family that will provide structure, support and encouragement.
Marcus Age: 13
Must love football! Football is Marcus’ world! He does like other things too, he must to exert his seemingly endless energy. He enjoys being outdoors and hopes his future includes a dog!
Ethan Age: 12
Ethan describes himself as nice, funny and friendly. He hopes to have a dog some day and to make the world a better place!
Blake Age: 15
This laid back young back has dreams of becoming a surgeon someday and says he’s determined enough to make it happen! He could use the support of strong and loving parents as he works to achieve his goals.
Ryan Age: 12
Ryan is helpful and loving. He is excited about life! Ryan will do well in any family setting, although it has been good for him to have a male role model in his life.
Ricky Age: 15
Ricky is a very sweet, soft-spoken young man who is looking forward to meeting his forever family as soon as possible. His therapist describes him as the perfect kid for a family who wants to cuddle, converse and stay connected.
Isaiah Age: 12
He describes himself as a gentleman, someone who helps people cross the street. He plans to be a police officer when he grows up. Isaiah would like a big family with lots of siblings and a dog.
Cameron Age: 16
Cameron enjoys being the center of attention, and he is engaging and talkative and loves a good laugh! He enjoys playing sports and video games. Cameron wants to be a professional football or basketball player or a doctor when he completes high school.
Joshua Age: 12
Joshua is an active and happy child. He is described by his case-worker as a neat kid. He enjoys sports and swimming. He needs active and consistent parents who will help him stay in contact with his older brothers.
Doug Age: 12
Doug likes things that go! Especially remote control cars. He enjoys learning science. He likes Legos and cars, planes and helicopters. Doug’s favorite food is pizza, but what kid doesn’t love pizza. Doug hopes for two parents with either older siblings or as an only sibling.