6-year-old girl buys birthday gifts for children in need


ERIC — WITH CAKE – CANDLES AND PRESENTS. BUT A SIX YEAR OLD GIRL IN SUN PRAIRIE IS DIFFERENT.. LEAH — *SHE* GETS MORE EXCITED ABOUT DOING WHAT SHE CAN TO MAKE *OTHER PEOPLE’S* BIRTHDAYS BETTER. LEAH — DAVE DELOZIER JOINS US WITH MAYCEE’S STORY. DAVE — YOU KNOW WE’VE ALL HEARD THE OLD SAYING THAT IT IS BETTER TO GIVE THAN RECEIVE. BUT LET’S BE HONEST – FOR MOST SIX YEAR OLDS – THEIR VISION OF THE WORLD DOESN’T EXTEND MUCH PAST THEIR OWN BIRTDAY WISH. WHICH IS PROOF THAT MAYCEE WELLS – IS SPECIAL LITTLE GIRL. laughs SOT 1 VO TRACK THE LAUGHTER COMES PRETTY EASY FOR MAYCEE – HER SISTER NOLA AND THEIR MOM WHEN THEY’RE PLAYING A CUPCAKE RACE BOARD GAME. 1 SOTW2 53 i made a cupcake. 2 VO TRACK BUT SIX YEAR OLD MAYCEE CAN MAKE MORE THAN CUPCAKES – FOR YOU SEE – SHE’S THE BIRTHDAY PARTY PLANNER OF THE FAMILY. 2 SOTW4 52 last year in 4k she was planning all of her friends birthday parties and she still does that in kindergarten. 3 VO TRACK MAYCEE KNOWS HOW IMPORTANT A BIRTHDAY IS – BECAUSE IN HER SIX YEARS – WELL – I’LL LET HER TELL YOU. 3 SOTW6 52 i think it is fun. 4 VO TRACK WHICH IS WHY – WHEN SHE HEARD THAT SOME KIDS COULDN’T AFFORD TO HAVE A BIRTHDAY PARTY – SHE DECIDED TO DO SOMETHING. SHE GOT INVOLVED IN BOX OF BALLOONS – AN ORGANIZATION THAT PROVIDES BIRTHDAY GIFTS TO KIDS WHO OTHERWISE WOULD DO WITHOUT. 4 SOTW8 54 because when other people don’t have birthdays it makes them feel bad, so i want to make them happy. FOR TWO YEARS NOW MAYCEE AND HER FAMILY HAVE BEEN HELPING OTHER KIDS TO HAVE A HAPPY BIRTHDAY. IT DIDN’T GO UN-NOTICED. THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY HAS AWARDED MAYCEE WITH A $500 GRANT – THAT – YOU GUESSED IT – SHE’LL USE TO BUY MORE GIFTS FOR OTHERS. SOT SOT with the grant money she’s going to put together five birthday boxes and so she just got the first birthday request this week so she picked up the gift.. FOR THE BIRTHDAY PARTY PLANNER
– THERE ARE STILL DECORATIONS TO MAKE – INVITATIONS TO WRITE AND GIFTS TO BUY. MAYBE BECAUSE WHEN YOU’RE SIX – YOU KNOW THIS – BUT THE GIFT MAYCEE IS GIVING THESE KIDS – IS ALL THEY REALLY WANT. SOT SOT happy. IN SUN PRAIRIE, THIS IS DAVE DELOZIER, WISC, NEWS 3. DAVE — THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY AWARDED THREE SUMMER OF SERVICE GRANTS TO CHILDREN IN WISCONSIN. MAYCEE IS THE ONLY RECIPIENT IN SOUTHERN WISCONSIN. ON FEBRUARY 22ND MAYCEE WILL PRESENT THE FIVE BIRTHDAY BOXES TO COMMUNITY SERVICE AGENCIES – THAT WILL GIVE TO THEM TO CHILDREN.

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