Wilberto was orphaned by death and is from a town called En Los Alcarriso. He and his 4 siblings were placed in our care by his aunt. His mother was known as a very loving person and died when Wilberto was 11. When Wilberto and his siblings were referred to our care, they were living in a small home with little food in the care of their elderly aunt. Prior to that, Wilberto and his brother were separated from his sisters for almost a year.

Wilberto is an avid baseball player and plays shortstop. He desires to work in business when he grows up. He enjoys singing, playing the guitar and piano.  He is working hard at becoming fluent in English. He has a gentle, humble spirit with a strong desire to succeed.

$40.00 / 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. 

You can reach Melissa via email: melissa@advocatesoflove.org.