March 5, 2013
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- KSPR is hosting "A Day for Wednesday's Child" to find foster children a "forever home. " KSPR is teaming up with the Adoption Exchange for this special telethon lasting through the day. The money raised benefits the Adoption Exchange, that connects children in the foster care system with a family locally. KSPR began its Wednesday Child series in 2010. We have profiled 125 children, with 24 of them placed with their...
September 1, 2010
Have a friendly and active kid join your loving family! Alex is a very sweet pre-teen. If it has batteries and goes, then he's a fan! Cars, planes and helicopters are special favorites, along with action figures. Alex loves swimming, fishing, soccer and playing guitar. A great day includes building things in the workshop with his foster father. Alex is in the fourth grade. A family who would be an advocate for his educational needs would help ensure his success in school. He benefits from counseling, which will need to continue after he has been placed in his adoptive home.
February 23, 2011
Antario and Deandre act more like best friends than brothers. Six year old Antario, better known as Junior, and four year old Deandre, do almost everything together. They share a lot of the same interests like fishing, swimming, camping and riding bikes. They also have their own unique personalities and dreams. Junior loves school and is particularly interested in science and figuring out how things work. He's also a talented artist and loves to write. Deandre has adventurous dreams of becoming a spy or a policeman one day and love to play cops and robbers with his brother and friends.