Taela and  Taneka
Taela and  Taneka Taela and  Taneka Taela and  Taneka
  • Names:
    Taela and Taneka
  • Ages:
    17 and 15
  • Genders:
    Female and Female
  • Ethnicity:
    African American
  • Bulletin#

Texas Children

"We are sisters looking for a forever home."

Taela and Taneka are charismatic, genuine, and humorous teens. Although they are not currently living in the same home together, they have regular contact with each other. They would love nothing more than to live together and be adopted together, because they miss being with each other. Taela and Taneka have similar personalities and interests. Taela has an animated personality and is a pleasure to be around. Taneka is very bright and enthusiastic. They both enjoy sports, going on outings, listening to music, and scrapbooking. Taela and Taneka hope to be the first people in their family to graduate from high school and college. They are both highly motivated to do so.


"I have a great personality and I like to be around people."

Taela is a very genuine and humorous teen. She has a bold, animated, personality and is a pleasure to be around. Taela makes friends easily and gets along well with her peers. She is confident and stands up for herself. Taela enjoys music and singing. She has participated in choir in the past. She likes to listen to all types of music, especially pop music. Taela enjoys attending church and Christianity is an important aspect of her life. She likes to remain active and enjoys participating in sports such as swimming, volleyball, and basketball. Taela hopes to participate in extracurricular activities in school in the future. She benefits from assistance in completing school work timely. She is driven and plans to obtain a college degree. Taela is a "girly girl" and enjoys talking on the phone, wearing makeup, and shopping. She also likes going to the salon and getting pampered.


"I have a lot of energy and I like to talk to people."

Taneka is a charismatic youth. She is a very bright and enthusiastic person. Taneka is driven and determined. She has very clear and well defined goals for herself and her future, which include obtaining a college degree after graduating from high school. Taneka is passionate about music and singing. She enjoys all types of music including pop, country, and Christian. She currently participates in the church choir and youth groups. Christianity is important to Taneka and she hopes her forever family will continue to encourage her religion. Taneka enjoys sports and hopes to participate in volleyball and other extracurricular activities in school. She likes to stay busy and she enjoys spending time outdoors. Taneka is very kind and considerate, with a joyful personality. She makes friends easily and gets along well with her peers. Taneka is well-behaved and respectful to adults.


Taela and Taneka would like to be adopted together in their forever home. They will do best with an active family who is willing to let them participate in extracurricular activities. Taela and Taneka are ready to find a forever family who will commit to them for the rest of their lives. They have both expressed that it is important for them to be adopted by a Christian family that is active within the church.

Child is under Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.