Girl Gives Up Birthday Gifts To Help 4-Year-Old With Rare Brain Cancer


AN 11-YEAR-OLD GIRL IS COMING TOGETHER FOR ANOTHER CHILD WHO IS FIGHTING FOR HER LIFE. INSTEAD OF HAVING A BIRTHDAY PARTY, LOGAN WILSON IS HOLDING A FUNDRAISER FOR A LITTLE GIRL STRUGGLING WITH AN INCURABLE CANCER. JOEL HILLAN WAS THERE WHEN THE 2 MET FOR THE 1st TIME. Reporter: LOGAN WILSON IS ABOUT TO TURN 12. SHE HAS DECIDED TO USE HER BIRTHDAY TO HELP ANOTHER IN NEED. I READ A BOOK THAT INSPIRED ME AND THE MAIN MESSAGE WAS TO CHOOSE TO MATTER. Reporter: BY 2 TIME OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST JULIE FELTY. IT INSPIRED LOGAN. SO DID THE STORY OF A SPECIAL FOUR-YEAR-OLD GIRL. IN JUNE, PIPER WAS DIAGNOSED WITH A RARE CANCEROUS BRAIN TUMOR. I HAD A TOTALLY NORMAL LIFE AND THEN ONE DAY MY CHILD WAS DIAGNOSED WITH CANCER. Reporter: DIPG IS ONLY FOUND — DIPG IS ONLY FOUND IN CHILDREN AND IS CURRENTLY IN TERRIBLE. SHE WAS SO POSITIVE AND UPLIFTING EVEN THOUGH SHE HAS DIPG. Reporter: SO LOGAN HAS ORGANIZED A FUN RUN TO BENEFIT PIPER CAUSING A CHAIN REACTION AS OTHER KIDS HAVE NOW CANCELED THEIR BIRTHDAY PARTIES TO JOIN IN ON THE EFFORT. ONE SMALL ACT OF KINDNESS CAN CAUSE ANOTHER ONE TO CAUSE ANOTHER ONE. Reporter: LOGAN’S MOM AND DAD ORGANIZED A MEETING BETWEEN LOGAN AND PIPER AT THE DENVER MUSEUM OF NATURE AND SCIENCE. JUST TO GET TO KNOW WHAT SHE LIKES AND MAKE THE RUN AS AWESOME AS POSSIBLE FOR HER AND MAKE IT ABOUT HER AND MAKE IT FUN FOR HER. Reporter: PIPER MAY BE IN THE FINAL STAGES OF HER BATTLE BUT LOGAN HOPES EVENTS LIKE THIS WILL CARRY PIPER AS

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