Texan Teen Found His Forever Home After Being Adopted By Former Teacher
Anthony has been in foster care since he was 9-years-old, and didn't know if he wanted to be adopted, until he met Bennie Berry.
"If you have ever thought about adoption or didn't want to be adopted, actually try it cause you never know," Anthony said. "Take into consideration that someone that doesn't love you, there is always someone that will love you."
This 16-year-old Texas teen now has a forever home after being adopted by his former teacher.
Anthony Berry, met his new mother, Bennie Berry, last year when she was his teacher at Pathways Learning Center in Beaumont, TX.
Anthony was one of 18 kids ages one to 16, who were adopted at the Jefferson County Courthouse on Friday.
According to a Press Release from The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS), 5,395 children have been adopted from DFPS in fiscal year 2017.
Story Credit: USA Today