Family members, friends, and neighbors hosted a parade in Westerville, Ohio, recently to brighten the day for a teenage girl battling leukemia.
“I just wanted her to have a little celebration for her birthday,” Alina Green told Spectrum News 1.
Everyone came together on Friday to wish Alina’s daughter, Jocelyn, a happy birthday and to cheer on her recovery.
“I’m just happy I get to see everyone and I just wasn’t expecting it. I was very surprised,” Jocelyn told the outlet.
A photo showed the young woman and her family enjoying the event with a huge sign that read “Happy 14th Birthday Jocelyn” in the background:
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