Yeury is 11 yrs. old and was orphaned by neglect and abuse. He is from a town called Sanchez and was placed in our custody by the Dominican government. Yeury’s school advocated for him by bringing his situation to the attention of the government agency. He had no father and his mother would leave him alone for days while she worked far from the home. He also suffered from prolong physical abuse. Yeury’s favorite sport is baseball and he enjoys playing games. He would like to be a baseball player when he grows up.
Yeury is most known for his high level of energy and spends a lot of time running.