Maria from Texas
Maria, who prefers those around her call her Lupita, is a compassionate, sweet young girl. She can be a little shy at first, but enjoys the attention and company of others once she is comfortable. Lupita gets a good laugh whenever people make funny faces. She has a very happy and loving personality. Lupita is a very intelligent and motivated young girl. She loves to spell out words and read. Lupita also enjoys listening to music and aspire to be a singer when she grows up. Any chance she gets, Lupita can be found dancing. She likes to color and loves playing with her Barbies. Lupita enjoys "anything girly." She loves her younger siblings, who are not a part of this adoption, very much.
Maria needs a family who will show her compassion and patience. She will do well with a family who is understanding and outgoing. Her family will make her feel loved and secure.