Maximiliano lives in Batey Lechería in the Dominican Republic. Batey is the Haitian word for village. The older generations in Batey Lechería are Haitian.
Maximiliano was born in the Dominican Republic and speaks Spanish. His dad passed away so he and his three siblings live with their mother. His mother sells vegetables to try to sustain her family.
Currently, Maximiliano is in 3rd grade at the primary public school. His favorite subject is math. During his free time he likes to play soccer. He would like to become a police officer in the future.