Samuel has been in our community care program since birth. He has a loving extended family that provides for his emotional needs. He is cared for by his grandparents, both of which are dealing with significant health and financial issues. Samuel’s mother has been mentally incapacitated since birth and is unable to care for him.

He is a sweet, warm and friendly boy.  He enjoys playing with his friends and having fun.  He likes trucks, cars, coloring and blowing bubbles.

$30.00 / month

Melissa Schol

Melissa is originally from Ocala, FL and after moving around Florida, Georgia & North Carolina, she has settled back in Ocala. Melissa went to the College of Central Florida and has pursued a life of service in various administrative, customer service and marketing roles. She has now settled into her dream role as the Communications Director for Advocates of Love.

Melissa was on the state board of the Florida Foster and Adoptive Parent Association while serving 4 years as a foster and then adoptive mom. She has two adopted daughters, Kenzi and Shyne, who keep her busy. Melissa also serves in her local church. 

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