Marcellus boy has wish to visit Hawaii granted by Make-A-Wish

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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A Marcellus boy who finished treatment for Leukemia, will soon be heading to Hawaii, all thanks to Make-A-Wish and Macy’s Believe.

Jackson Birchler of Marcellus thought he was just writing the first letter to Santa on Wednesday evening at Destiny USA. In addition, those at his school and from the community surprised him with the good news, “I mean to see all these kids who some have never even met Jackson, support him, it’s pretty overwhelming to see, said Jackson’s mother Caitlyn.

The family says they’ll likely take their trip in either February or March.

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