Whitehall boy diagnosed with brain cancer meets football star Rob Gronkowski
July 17, 2019 06:50 AM
John Hoague-Rivette, the 10-year-old honors student diagnosed with brain cancer got an amazing surprise Monday.
With the help of the Make-a-Wish Foundation, John was able to meet Rob Gronkowski, a former player from the New England Patriots.
John is a student at Whitehall Elementary. In May, he was diagnosed with a grade 3 glioma tumor on his brain stem.
"There are not enough THANK YOU'S in the world I could give for seeing John smile today" posted Carrie Jean, his mother.
You can learn more about John and support him by donating here.
Updated: July 17, 2019 06:50 AM
Created: July 16, 2019 11:27 PM
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