Changing Lives: Girl Gives Back to Hospital

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DALLAS-It's a birthday wish come true! But instead of blowing out the candles and hoping for change, seven-year-old Addison Bryan is making her dreams a reality after being born with Larsen's Syndrome, a condition which left her with leg and hip deformities.

"She started at Scottish Rite when she was five-days-old, and now she runs around and plays and it doesn't slow her down one bit," said Jeff Bryan, Addie’s father.

Addie is giving back to Texas Scottish Rite Hospital in Dallas, where she's undergone many surgeries and treatment.

She turned to the YouCaring fund-raising site and hit the streets asking for donations, hoping to raise $8,000 for her 8th birthday.

"I wanted to raise $8,000 and then we went to $ 19,000,” Addie said.

But it looks like Addie's got a bigger gift to offer after an anonymous donation of $50,000; that brings her donation to a whopping $69,500.

Just days away from her 8th birthday, Addie is making some serious strides in giving back.

Hey Addie, happy birthday!

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