Story: Meet Jeremiah, who wants to be part of an active family. He describes himself as an outgoing teen who is not shy. In school, he enjoys science and math. He gets along with all children and would be “okay” with sharing a bedroom. He likes animals, especially horses and enjoyed horseback riding. Baseball is Jeremiah's favorite sport. He likes going camping, four-wheeling, and fishing. He enjoys building things and has experience in gardening, including installing a water sprinkler system. Jeremiah is Hispanic and speaks English and some Spanish. Jeremiah is open to attending church, but is not currently attending. Jeremiah enjoys New Mexico cuisine and also likes Indian food that is “spicy hot”. Jeremiah would prefer having a “Mom and Dad” and would also like to “stay in touch” with his older siblings.
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