Released From Hospital, 4-Year-Old Collects 3K Gifts for Kids Still There

Jillian Massey was deemed strong enough to go home for the holidays
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 15, 2016 4:58 PM CST

(Newser) – After six months in the hospital being treated for brain cancer, 4-year-old Jillian Massey was sent home for the holidays. But she didn't forget the friends she'd made at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and wanted to give 50 holiday presents to the children still there, the AP reports. Instead, more than 3,000 will be given out after Jillian's story, and the Amazon wish list she created, went viral. Many people donated gifts, and Jillian and her family will deliver them to the hospital Monday. (Read more uplifting news stories.)

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