Photographed by Rebekah Swartzendruber
Amari is an amazing teen girl with a big smile and a huge heart. She has been able to overcome many obstacles in her life and is on a journey for success. She is very smart and does well in school. She loves to read books/autobiographies and her favorite author is James Patterson. She likes to be crafty and enjoys knitting, painting, drawing and coloring. She is very creative and has worked on some impressive projects. She also likes sports! She played football and soccer when she was younger. She's interested in cooking and says this is something she enjoys doing in her spare time. She is looking for a forever home that will help her transition into adulthood, but that can also be nurturing and supportive of her goals for the future.
Amari will need to maintain contact with her birth mom and previous adoptive family.