10-year-old’s birthday wish is gifts for others


ACTION NEWS 4, SHE TELLS US THAT SHE IS GIVING THEM AWAY. JUST LOOKING AT THE SHEER VOLUME OF KIDS FUN — BARBIE DOLLS. REPORTER: OUR OVERWHELMED BY BELLA GONE SAL EASY AND HER SHOW AND TELL. ALL THIS STUFF SOON WILL CHEER UP BOYS AND GIRLS AT CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL. I JUST FEEL HORRIBLE THAT THEY HAVE TO SPEND LIKE SO MUCH TIME THERE AND LIKE THEY’RE REALLY SICK TOO, SO IT MAKES ME REALLY SAD WHEN I THINK ABOUT IT. REPORTER: SO THIS 10-YEAR-OLD DYNAMO TURNED HER COMPASSION INTO ACTION, TELLING HER PARENTS SHE’S GOING TO GIVE ALL OF HER BIRTHDAY PRESENTS TO THE KIDS AT CHILDREN’S. THEY WERE SURPRISED, BECAUSE THEY THOUGHT I WAS GOING TO ASK FOR LIKE AN iPHONE OR SOMETHING. BUT INSTEAD THEY WERE LIKE, OH, WOW. ME AND MY WIFE WERE KIND OF BLOWN AWAY. REPORTER: BELLA, PARENTS SUPPORTED HER IDEA. FAMILY AND FRIEND DONATED, PRESENTS STARTED POURING IN AFTER A FACEBOOK POST HELPED SPREAD THE WORD. NEXT THING YOU KNOW ALL THESE PACKAGES START SHOWING UP AT THE DOOR, EVERY DAY THERE’S A PACKAGE, SOMETIMES TWO. REPORTER: STRANGERS GIVING MORE THAN 100 PRESENTS SO FAR. WE’VE BEEN GETTING DONATIONS ALMOST EVERY DAY. REPORTER: FROM GEORGIA, COLORADO, CALIFORNIA. I’D LIKE TO THANK ALL MY FRIENDS AND FAMILY WHO HAVE BEEN REALLY SUPPORTIVE. IT OVERWHELMING AS A PARENT TO SEE THIS HAPPEN, AND JUST YOUR HARTWELLS UP WITH A SENSE OF PRIDE THAT LIKE WE CAN LEARN SOMETHING FROM THIS 10 USED. MIKE C.: BELLA’S BIRTHDAY, NOVEMBER 18. WITH HER MONEY DONATIONS SHE HOPES TO BUY AN DP BOX OR A WII THAT KIDS CAN ENJOY AT CHILDREN’S. AT FIRST SHE DIDN’T KNOW IF SHE WOULD COMPLETE THE GOAL OF FILLING HER DAD’S CAR, NOW THEY’LL PROBABLY HAVE TO RENT A U HALL TO GET THE STUFF TO

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