Entries by Michelle Zoromski

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Damian and his brother

Boy, born 2016 Other disorders of psychological development Disorder of brain, unspecified Patent ductus arteriosus He has a brother in a different orphanage born in 2007.  They must be adopted together!

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Lark

Girl, born 2014 PRC Down syndrome Lark is a precious little girl! Lark is optimistic and she likes to play with tiny balls and toy blocks. She is especially curious about new toys. Her teacher gives her attentive care, often holding her and talking to her. She also takes Lark outside to enjoy the sunshine. […]

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Wilson

Boy, born 2009 Muscular Dystrophy Wilson is a sweet, happy, playful boy. He is great with little kids and bigger kids. He loves to play legos, color, watch tv, go to the beach and just be with those who care for him. He spent one summer and winter break with a host family, he bonded […]

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Anney

Girl, born 2013 PRC Cerebral palsy and epilepsy. Anney’s file states that she is a cuddly girl who loves being held by her caretakers. Her file says she loves to laugh and clap her hands when happy. Her pictures capture her bright and happy smile that light up a room.

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MARSHALL for the Kincinas family — IL

Sheryl and John met while supporting adults with disabilities, most of whom have Down syndrome, and married five years later. Early into their relationship, they were committed to adopting a child with Down syndrome. That plan was put on hold when their second child was born with Down syndrome. He was closely followed by his […]

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TINA for the Sellers family — NM

Matt and Christy Sellers have been married for 21 years. They have 6 children, 3 of which were adopted internationally and just happen to be rocking an extra chromosome. Their love for children and Down Syndrome has led them to pursue another sweet girl to add to their family — and she will soon be […]

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Kai and Konner

Boys, born 2008 & 2010 PRC Blood condition Kai and Konner were raised by their grandparents and brought into care four years ago. Elder brother Kai is enrolled in second grade and known as a playful, clever boy who learns quickly. He is learning basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, reading and telling time. He enjoys […]

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LESLIE for the Roeske family — IN

We are the Roeske Family. Darrell and I during our time dating talked about adoption. It has always been a part of our eventual story, even if we were able to have biological children. We just didn’t know the timing or how we would make that possible financially. Years past and we continued to pray […]

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Preston

Boy, born 2010 Dyskinetic Cerebral Palsy Other organic personality and behavioural disorders due to brain disease, damage and dysfunction Congenital deformity of feet Nystagmus and other irregular eye movements optic atrophy epileptic syndrome Listed: Sept 2018 From a family who knows him: Preston is a very special boy who has already impacted many people in […]

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Philip

Boy, born 2011 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Feb 2019 Philip’s file shows he likes interacting in school and playing with his peers. Philips file says that his favorite toys are balls and toy cars. According to his file, he can walk freely on a flat floor, run, and jump. *** I am eligible for an […]

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Melody

Girl, born 2013 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Feb 2019 Melody is a little peanut who couldn’t be cuter! Melody knows the nanny who takes care of her and is very close to her. She is described as smiley, shy, and energetic. She recognizes the other children in her room and enjoys playing with them. Melody […]

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Jayla

Girl, born 2013 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Feb 2019 Jayla is an adorable little girl! She loves candy and has a good appetite! She likes to listen to music and play games. Jayla is said to get along well with the others around her, though she is a true introvert who prefers to play alone. […]

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Ishmael

Boy, born 2013 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Feb 2019 Ishmael is a quiet, well-behaved little boy who loves to play outside. He can stand for a long time with his hands holding something for support, feed himself with his fingers, and he imitates simple words. He wraps his arms around his caregiver’s neck as they […]

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Naomi

Girl, born 2015 PRC Down syndrome, anal atresia, post-operative of sigmoidostomy Listed: Feb 2019 Sweet little Naomi is two years old. Naomi is described by her caregivers as cute, chubby and fair-skinned. She is full of energy and in August she was crawling everywhere and pulling to stand. Whenever her nannies call her name, she […]

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Abel

Boy, born 2016 PRC Down syndrome, post-operative of polydactylism of the right fingers, hearing loss Listed: Feb 2019 Abel is generally a contented child who likes to have the caregivers play games with him. He will giggle when the games include shaking rattles, mirrors, and hide-and-seek. He has general delays in walking and talking which […]

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Cassandra + 2 Sisters

Girl, born 2016 Video! Holoprosencephaly, Spina bifida at lumbar part with hydrocephaly. Spastic tetraplegia Cognitive thigh deformity Cognitive hip subluxation one sided. Cognitive pathology of development of disk of optic nerve Сoncomitant strabismus Listed: Feb 2019 She has two sisters, born 2014 & 2015 both are healthy. These 3 girls MUST be adopted together!

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Isaak

Boy, born 2015 PRC Down syndrome, postoperative repair of congenital heart disease Listed: Feb 2019 If you need a joyful smile to brighten your day, Isaac is your guy! Isaac was born  with Down syndrome and has already had a procedure for Heart Disease. He also has esotropia of his left eye. This little guy […]

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Xander

Boy, born 2012 PRC Down syndrome; physical developmental delays Listed: Feb 2019 This little cutie pie is Xander, who was born with Down Syndrome. He came into care when he was about six months old, and joined a foster family when he was 9 months old. He is especially close to his foster uncle. Xander […]

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Selma

Girl, born 2016 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Feb 2019 Darling Selma loves playing in the water, and she kicks her legs to splash in it every day. Her caregivers say she has bright eyes and a pure heart, and they all adore her. When being cuddled she will touch your face while looking at you […]

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Jennie

Girl, born 2011 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Feb 2019 Precious Jennie needs to find her family! Just watching her video makes your heart yearn to bring her home! Video (pw is jenny) Jennie was born late 2011 with Down syndrome. She was met by an adoptive mama, who I am sure would love to talk […]

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TESSA for the Mills family — VA

Meet the Mills Family: David, Kerry, Luke, Braeden, Esther, and coming soon … Mia who is called “Tessa” on Reese’s Rainbow. The Mills family views life as a great adventure, and have lived all over the world with David’s Air Force career. By faith, they adopted Esther in 2016, and they are ecstatic to expand […]

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Adele

Girl, born 2008 Down syndrome       *** I am eligible for a $15,000 Older Child Grant! For more information, email childinquiry@reecesrainbow.org ***

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Axel

Boy, born 2016 neuroblastoma in retroperitoneal space 1stage Under observation only. (no treatment) The boy is smart, active, not any symptoms of usual neuroblastoma. The diagnosis cannot be removed according to the order of the Ministry of Health Protection.  

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Garrison and Hamilton

Boy, born 2014 healthy boy, born 2012 congenital stenosis of larynx hearing loss (uses hearing device) hypospadias These siblings must be adopted together! From a family who met them Feb 2019: They are very sweet and seemed happy. They were kind to each other, happily posed for photos, and answered questions. They seem very healthy […]

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Paulie

Boy, born 2013 PRC Down syndrome Paulie is doing his best to grow in all aspects of his life. Paulie can sit up for a few minutes and he is learning transitional movements from sitting to crawling, moving forward on his stomach and using his arms and legs (one of the steps towards crawling). Paulie […]

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Wayde

Boy, born 2013 PRC Down syndrome, Congenital heart defect Wayde’s file indicates that he is a shy young boy who doesn’t like his picture taken. So much so, that he will cover his face if he see’s a camera. His file states that he had difficulty walking at first, but now he can. His file […]

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Zelda

Girl, born 2013 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Feb 2019 Zelda’s file says she is an active young girl, who is extroverted, and has a ready smile. Zelda’s file indicates that she likes to play with others, watch TV, and listen to music. According to her file, she has normal motor function; she can sit, crawl, […]

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Keven

Boy, born 2015 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Feb 2019 Keven’s caretakers describe him as friendly, playful and affectionate. His file states a diagnosis of Down’s syndrome. According to his last report in April of 2018, Keven is attending Kindergarten and loves it! He listens to his teacher, follows directions and always pushes in his chair […]

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Aubrey

Girl, born 2017 PRC Down syndrome, Congenital heart defect Aubrey’s caregivers say that she is a quiet girl with a clear mind and has shown good responses to stimulus. Her file states that she has a good appetite and sleeps well during the night. Her most recent information indicated she can sit up, and crawls […]

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Tasha Sue

Girl, born 2017 PRC Down syndrome, congenital heart defects- VSD and PFO (post-op) Listed: Feb 2019 Tasha is a sweetheart!  Tasha is described by her caretakers as clean and tidy. She likes cuddling with her caretaker and will always respond to the sound source when called. She likes to snuggle in for a hug when […]

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Jim

Boy, born 2017 PRC Down syndrome, congenital heart defect – PFO Listed: Feb 2019 Jim is a precious little boy with the best smile!  He has been hospitalized for pneumonia and a femoral fracture in the past. Jimmy’s motor development is delayed. As of October of 2018, he could not sit, crawl, or walk independently. He […]

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Clementine

Girl, born 2017 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Feb 2019 Clementine loves greeting people!  Sweet Clementine is always ready to say hello with a big smile to new arrivals. Clementine was born with Down syndrome and is delayed in all areas. Physically her skills are quite good and she has good strength. She was sitting independently, standing […]

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Xenah

Girl, born 2017 PRC Down syndrome, congenital hypothyroidism Listed: Feb 2019 One-and-half-year-old Xenah is extroverted, active, and has a ready smile. Xenah’s report in 2018 says she can hold her head well, can turn her head to follow moving objects, and will look at her caretaker when they talk to her. Her report also indicates her […]

Stella

Girl, born 2010 Down syndrome Listed: August 3, 2016 VIDEO:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SSDRmbGeQds From a family who met her in Feb 2019: I think she is developmentally delayed and seems to be somewhat lost in her own world. She does smile when tickled, held my hands to play a game rowing back and forth, and she giggled when […]

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ERIN for the Heckert family — OH

The Heckerts: Ryan, Sara, Layna, Luke, Ava… and… coming Summer 2019 – “Erin”, who will soon be named Anna! Ryan and Sara are humbled and grateful to be growing their family through adoption once again! With Ryan’s career work in the disability field and Sara’s family members with disabilities, plus her professional experience, they feel […]

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Cindy

Girl, born 2013 PRC Down syndrome, CHD Darling Cindy was born June 2013 with Down syndrome, CHD, and a left wrist deformity. She loves to play hide and seek, and when her caretakers play with her, she is said to laugh loudly and smile. *** I am eligible for an additional $5,000 Grant!  Through the end […]

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Vivi

Girl, born 2013 down syndrome condition after surgery of atriventricular communication Listed: Jan 2019   *** I am eligible for an additional $5,000 Grant! Through the end of 2019, children with Down syndrome ages 6-9 are eligible for a $5000 Older Child Grant! ***

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Hazel Mae

Girl, born 2012 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Jan 2019 Hazel is an adorable little doll! She has been a part of a foster family and enrolled in a sponsored school called the Grandma program. She is able to go up and down stairs by herself, skip and stand on one foot. She can draw lines, […]

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Sabrina

Girl, born 2016 sequelae of inflammatory diseases of central nervous system epilepsy unspecified other ill-defined heart disease optic atrophy; myopia; strabismus delayed development following protein-energy malnutrition chronic tubulo-interstitial nephritis unspecified Listed: Jan 2019

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Shaw

Boy, born 2008 Cerebral palsy Spastic lower Paraparesis Listed: Jan 2018 From a family who met him Nov 2018:   Shaw is a very loving boy who desperately wants a family. He hugged us repeatedly asking, “Mama, America? Papa, America?” He speaks well, enjoys painting, and can walk with some need for support. He sweetly pushes […]

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Quincey

Boy, born 2011 Sequelae of inflammatory diseases of central nervous system severe motor impairment spastic tetraparesis Listed: Jan 2019 From a family who met him Nov 2018: Quincey is one of the most darling, endearing boys we have ever met. He is pure joy and just exudes love and affection. His little giggle is contagious. […]

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Daniela

Girl, born 2004 Multiple malformations of the central nervous system spina bifida internal subcompensated hydrocephalus lower flaccid paraparesis convulsive syndrome anus atresia Listed: Jan 2019

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Chloe Joy

Girl, born 2017 PRC Down syndrome Listed: Jan 2019 Chloe is a beautiful little girl! Chloe’s caregivers describe her as a quiet and cooperative baby who enjoys being held and talked to. They state that she likes calm activities like listening to music and taking naps. According to her last report from November 2017, Chloe […]

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POSEY for the Azevedo family — NC

Dennis and Tia Azevedo have been happily married for nearly 3 years now and have a your’s, mine and ours family – three beautiful children. Tia was one of those orphans they called “the crib babies of Romania”. By the grace of God, she was adopted by an American family and given a beautiful chance […]

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Jamila

Girl, born 2011 Listed: Jan 2019 Jamila is listed as having microcephaly as well as hemiplegia on the left side of her body. She is a vibrant little girl who is full of life and loves being around others. She is active and loves to go on walks around the neighborhood, jump on the trampoline, […]

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Rhiannon

Girl, born 2012 PRC Down syndrome, CHD (Congenital heart defect) Listed: Jan 2019 An update from 2016: Rhiannon is a quiet, tiny girl, who appears quite small for her age, and very thin. She has a heart condition, which she has not had surgery for. The nannies say she eats a normal amount, so they […]

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