Connor's Great Wolf Lodge Trip

Connor is a six year-old boy from Raleigh who has battled ALL leukemia for 4 years.While his battle was tough, he is currently in remission and could use a little fun time.

Connor and his family went to the Great Wolf Lodge for a weekend where they had a blast!Connor’s family passed along the following note:

"We would love to thank you for blessing Connor with his Smile trip to Great Wolf Lodge! From the beginning of Connor's fight against cancer, you stood by his side.These kids go through so much, and during the fight miss out on a lot. It is amazing that you're there to give such a gift. There are not enough words to thank you, but just look at his smile in these pictures. That says it all."

Thank you so much for helping us make Connor smile!

Connor's Great Wolf Lodge Trip
Connor's Great Wolf Lodge Trip

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