FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A dedicated dad who’s been dancing outside Cook Children’s Hospital while his son gets chemotherapy, is getting some recognition from individuals world wide, together with celebrities.
Stars Will Smith and Jason Derulo stunned Aiden Yielding and his dad, Chuck with a digital go to that was posted on Snapchat.
The 14-year-old has been present process chemotherapy for leukemia since earlier this yr.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, just one mother or father is allowed with him throughout remedy.
Since his mother works within the hospital she stays at his facet, however his dad has gained worldwide consideration for dressing up in loopy pants and dancing outdoors the window so his son might see him throughout chemo therapies.
“I feel it had been on like 300 information channels, 19 nations and has reached over a billion individuals,” Chuck stated. “We’ve obtained messages from Germany, Croatia, Italy and Japan, and it’s simply been unbelievable the outpouring of help.”
Chuck stated the response has been overwhelming, however he’s glad it provides him a platform to boost consciousness about childhood most cancers.
“Individuals don’t understand it’s a two and a half yr chemo remedy, and it’s aggressive for these children.”
Whereas Aiden might not be capable to do every little thing a typical teen does proper now, he does like video video games.
So naturally he was delighted when he discovered Will Smith despatched him a brand-new PlayStation 5 for Christmas.
GameStop stated it partnered with Smith to shock Aiden and Chuck.
GameStop stated it offered the PlayStation 5 (PS5), Sony Wi-fi Controller and GameStop reward card to the household.
GameStop additionally stated it, together with Smith, every donated $5,000 to Prepare dinner Kids’s Medical Middle.
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