Yashira is a girlie-girl who hopes to one day become a famous ballerina and have her own horse. Creative and imaginative, she enjoys drawing and making craft projects. She will try just about any food, but Pringles are her favorite. A bright and organized student, Yashira does well academically.
Yashira says she wants a mom and a dad, and would enjoy having pets. When asked, Yashira states that she wants a family "that will love [her] for always."
The team for Yashira will consider parents who are mellow, experienced in parenting children who've had a tough start in life, and able to work with a committed team of professionals to help her reach her full potential. Yashira needs parents who can her maintain connections with her siblings and other people important to her.
Yashira’s sister, Carmen, is also featured on the Heart Gallery of Alaska. The girls’ team will consider placing them together, with the right family.