Surprise Annoucement for Jay Teen at Make-A-Wish Event

Surprise Annoucement for Jay Teen at Make-A-Wish Event

Plattsburgh, NY -

For kids with life threatening medical conditions the Make-A-Wish foundation brings the chance to feel like a normal kid again.

15-year old Ben Sprague of Jay, NY it was the chance to forget about the debilitating staph infection and heart surgery that side-lined him from football.

Last fall Sprague and his family travelled to Texas where he got the chance to tour the Houston Texans stadium and meet his idol- J.J Watts

Ben was one of three children who have had their wish granted through the Make-A- Wish foundation.

On Wednesday supporters from around northern New York gathered at the Naked Turtle in Plattsburgh to raise money for the foundation.

At the event Ben received one more wish.

“Benjamin has been cleared to return to normal activities without any restrictions… Ben can play football in August.” Said his mother to the crowd of supporters.


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