Marques is a 17-year-old boy from Texas who is hoping to be adopted.
Marques is a charming and quiet youth. He loves basketball and is very competitive. He also likes football and is very athletic. Marques also enjoys riding his bike, dancing, playing video games and listening to music. He dreams of playing professional football one day. He enjoys spending time with his foster family and the other foster children in his current home. Marques has made great improvements in his behavior. He has learned appropriate coping skills to manage his frustration appropriately and no longer has temper outbursts. He is able to communicate with his caregivers when he becomes irritated without yelling, cursing, or slamming doors. He offers to help around the home, gets along with other children, and enjoys his free time. He describes himself as ?EURoeoutgoing and fun.?EUR Marques wants to travel one day and looks forward to having a family.
Marques will benefit from a family who is active, does a lot of things together as he is very outgoing. He wants a family who has younger kids with whom he can play. Marques would like a family who does a lot of activities together and likes to do things outside. He needs caregivers who will be patient and continue to encourage him with his school work. Marques needs caregivers who are able to spend a lot of time with him and make him feel comfortable. He does best in a home with structure, clear expectations, and is consistent with consequences. Marques needs a family that will continue to support his relationship with his brother.
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