Maxim is a shy, calm 14 year old. He had surgery for cleft palate this year and is so happy that he can finally speak and be understood. He dreams of a life in US, where he will be accepted as he is. He very much wants a family with other children, where he can be “just one of the guys. Maxim enjoys school, especially social studies. Maxim is known to help anyone in need. Having Maxim would be a blessing to host.