Wednesday's Child: Lovely Lazae in search of a forever home

Lazae (2003) is a warm, friendly and engaging teen. She’s also outgoing and athletic, and does well in school. For those who know her, and as we’ve discovered for ourselves, honesty and integrity shined through in Lazae’s character.

Wednesday's Child: Playful and loving Alexander would love a family to call home

Alexander is a playful 8-year-old with a rambunctious personality. He’s an enthusiastic kid who enjoys being exposed to new things. His endless favorites are puzzles. Alexander can be shy initially, but will be your best friend once he gets to know you. His favorite times are those spent actively outdoors or engaged in taking something apart and putting it back together.

Wednesday's Child: Sweet and friendly Jimmy looking for a forever family

Jimmy (2004) is a friendly and sincere teen with aspirations to enroll in a nursing program in a four-year college right after graduation from high school. Specifically, Jimmy wants to work in the area of sports medicine with his medical training. Academic advisement was in order and we headed over to the Patricia A. Chin School of Nursing at Cal State L.A. University with their Dean and Professors.

Wednesday's Child: Animal-loving Leila would love a forever home

Leila (2006) is a friendly and articulate young girl with a soft heart and a lot of awareness about herself. Like many kids in foster care, she's finding her center. Leila is looking forward to being a part of a loving permanent family who will provide her with emotional stability and consistency.

Wednesday's Child: Will you make a loving, forever home for Juan

Juan (2004) is an athletic teen who enjoys sports, particularly soccer.  He’s open to new experiences and always a team player. With that in mind, we brought Juan to MB2 Raceway in Sylmar, CA. Today he joined Team Wednesday’s Child for some high speed racing simulations through go-carting at this indoor racing facility!

Wednesday's Child: Sweet Joanna looking for a family to call home

Joanna (2011) is a little girl full of joy and happiness, and is waiting for her place with a forever family. We met up with Joanna at a local park for some bubbles, jungle gym activity and some digging.  Joanna fascinates herself with a lot – she’s incredibly sociable, friendly, and loves to play with other children.