Community Makes Girl's Unique Dream Come True

5 years 6 months 1 week ago Monday, March 03 2014 Mar 3, 2014 Monday, March 03, 2014 9:19:00 AM CST March 03, 2014 in News
By: The Associated Press

BONNE TERRE (AP) - A Missouri community has come together to help a 7-year-old girl battling cancer fulfill her unique dream.

The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Mo. reports that Summer Warren is a first-grader at North County Primary School in Bonne Terre. She is undergoing treatment for an inoperable tumor wrapped around her brain stem.

When the Make-A-Wish Foundation interviewed Summer, she said her dream was to ride a unicorn over the rainbow with her mother.

Art teachers at her school and volunteers from the community turned the gym into a giant castle with a rainbow-colored floor. A horse was brought in and transformed into a unicorn.

Last Wednesday, students from the school lined up, each carrying a wand, to help Summer's fairy tale wish come true.

Photo Courtesy: The Daily Journal

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