Local children with illnesses, disabilities get to be superheroes for the day

Capture

KOB 4 covered this event, click above to watch.

By: Danielle Todesco, KOB Eyewitness News 4

Some special New Mexico children got to be invincible Saturday, even if it was just for a few hours. They checked their illnesses and disabilities at the door of an Albuquerque church, tied on a cape and became superheroes.

“It makes them feel invincible, which is really cool,” said one parent. “It takes away any limitations that he has allows him to be free and have fun.

The kids got their faces painted like superhero masks.

Madison “Peach” Steiner started the non-profit “Peach’s Neet Feet” based out of Farmington. The group paints special shoes for kids with illnesses or disabilities.

 

Read the rest of the story.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s