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9-year-old cancer patient's dream comes true: She sees her parents get married

9-year-old cancer patient's dream comes true: She sees her parents get married

Source: NBC's Today Show

When a 9-year-old girl who is battling leukemia says that her biggest dream in life is to see her parents get married, what’s a community to do? It makes the “I do’s” happen. With the help of a team at Seattle Children’s, the Oliveras had the wedding their daughter had be dreaming about.

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Seattle Children’s mission is to provide hope, care and cures to help every child live the healthiest and most fulfilling life possible. Together, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Research Institute and Foundation deliver superior patient care, identify new discoveries and treatments through pediatric research, and raise funds to create better futures for patients.

Ranked as one of the top five children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report, Seattle Children’s serves as the pediatric and adolescent academic medical center for Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho – the largest region of any children’s hospital in the country. As one of the nation's top five pediatric research centers, Seattle Children’s Research Institute is internationally recognized for its work in neurosciences, immunology, cancer, infectious disease, injury prevention and much more. Seattle Children’s Hospital and Research Foundation works with the Seattle Children’s Guild Association, the largest all-volunteer fundraising network for any hospital in the country, to gather community support and raise funds for uncompensated care and research.

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