Sickle Cell Doesn’t Stop Dream of Local Youth

Sickle Cell Disease may have young Turod Vincent down some days, but the 12 year old student is far from out. In honor of his upbeat attitude to win his battle against the disease. Dreams Come True treated the tween and his family to an Orlando Magic weekend. Diagnosed with sickle cell anemia at birth, he has never let his illness stop his love of sports. AtĀ the Enterprise Academy he plays on the swim and football team.

Turod and his family spent last weekend inĀ Orlando visiting Disney World, Universal Studios and Sea World while enjoying special accommodations at Give Kids the World, a resort in Kissimmee, Florida exclusively for children battling life-threatening illnesses. They also attended an Orlando Magic game.





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