Michael is a 15-year-old boy from Tennessee who is hoping to be adopted.Michael is a very friendly boy who likes to help others. Michael takes great pride in his accomplisments, and things he is successful at. He enjoys time outside and sports. Michael has been a very active participant in Special Olympics in school. He has had the opportunity to participate in athletic competitions such as Skiing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Basketball, Volleyball, Bowling, Track and Fild, and Flag Football. Michael has a very competitive nature about him. Michael is very fun loving and likes to joke and be with others. He is very good with younger children, and participates in community service through his school. Michael also loves to listen to music. Michael needs a loving, nurturing family that can support him in being as functional and independent as possible.