Zaya’s massive brother and Dwyane’s eldest little one Zaire Blessing Dwyane Wade wrote on his Instagram web page, “I am going to all the time be right here to like & shield you, by means of thick n skinny. You bought a brother in me 5L it doesn’t matter what and Ima make sure that as you grow old you perceive that…I like you child, glad g day @zayawade. Proceed to encourage & persevere through all! We acquired your again on this facet Zaya.”
This marks the transgender teen’s second birthday utilizing her first title of Zaya publicly since her stepmom and pop, who additionally has a 7-year-old son, Xavier Zechariah Wade, 19, launched her in February 2020.
“Meet Zaya,” Gabrielle wrote on social media on the time. “She’s compassionate, loving, whip sensible and we’re so pleased with her. It is Okay to take heed to, love & respect your youngsters precisely as they’re. Love and light-weight good individuals.”
Additionally round the identical time, Dwyane spoke about his and Gabrielle’s support of Zaya on The Ellen DeGeneres Present, saying “We’re proud mother and father of a kid within the LGBTQ+ neighborhood and we’re proud allies as properly.”
In March 2020, Zaya made her first red carpet appearance on the sixth annual Reality Awards in Los Angeles. She was joined by Gabrielle and Dwyane, who wrote on Instagram on the time, “Everybody enable her to re-introduce herself, her title is Zaya Wade! Final night time was Zaya’s first pink carpet and we could not have been prouder of how she dealt with the questions that have been requested of her. She has emerged as one of many younger faces and voices for the LGBTQ+ neighborhood.”
See Zaya’s cutest household images over time: