Two-Year-Old Rocks Her New Hairpiece

November 18, 2020

This month, we’re sharing a note from our friend Svetlana that made our day! Svetlana’s two-year-old daughter, Gianna, received her hand-tied Wigs For Kids hairpiece, and she wanted to make sure we shared her gratitude with you. 

Dear Wig For Kids team,

We wanted to say thank you from the bottom of our hearts for providing Gianna a wig. It is a huge help in providing us some normalcy. We personally had never heard of this condition prior to our daughter’s diagnosis. So it was a big shock and confusion. It was very devastating and hard to accept. Although she doesn’t understand why she doesn’t have any hair, she knows that she is still beautiful. We still have hope that one day her hair will grow back. Until then we have a beautiful wig that helps us go through it one day at a time.

To the donor,

Thank you for having such an amazing heart! We are so very thankful for your generosity! Our little girl wears your hair with pride! She absolutely loves it and looks like a doll! You have given me the desire to grow out my own hair so I can also donate it!

From the bottom of our heart, thank you so very much!

With much love,

The Hansen Family (Gerry, Svetlana, and Gianna)

You Might Also Like

Evan with his family before donating hair

Evan’s Donation

“Giving back is not just about making a donation, it’s about making a difference.” – Kathy Calvin We’re thrilled to welcome thirteen-year-old Evan to the Wigs For Kids family, who has been growing out his hair since 2019!

read iconRead More
Lauren MacKenzie Gives Hair in Third Grade

Teacher and Five-Time Hair Donor Provides Boosts of Confidence

We are full of joy to share a story from donor Lauren MacKenzie from Waxhaw, North Carolina. Thank you, Lauren for your sweet story and your heart for Wigs For Kids! My name is Lauren, and I am a 24-year-old third grade teacher. I’ve donated my hair to Wigs For Kids five times (first time […]

read iconRead More

About Wigs For Kids

Wigs For Kids is a nonprofit organization that helps children suffering from hair loss stemming
from chemotherapy, radiation therapy, alopecia, trichotillomania, burns, and other medical
causes. Stylists and regular people just like you work together to give recipients the self-esteem
and self-image they deserve.

Newsletter

Sign up below to receive updates from Wigs For Kids