DORRIS, Calif. — When 15-year-old Quiana of Dorris, California was identified with most cancers, elevating and exhibiting pigs at competitions gave her one thing to concentrate on — one thing that stored her wanting ahead.
“It appeared to spark slightly hearth in her,” stated Quiana’s mom, Ellen. “It received her exterior and it received her doing one thing, as a result of she had a objective to work in direction of.”
Quiana has all the time loved elevating pigs and bringing them to the county truthful to point out. However a 12 months in the past, she received the chance to point out her pigs at a nationwide competitors in Arizona. The occasion, and her good efficiency, received her hooked.
Now that Quiana is in remission, Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area, which serves Northern California, granted Quiana’s want — to get a trailer that may safely carry her pigs to competitions across the nation.
In keeping with Make-A-Want, Supreme Trailer Gross sales in Oklahoma designed a top-of-the-line air-conditioned trailer for Quiana and towed it to Northern California, simply in time for her to make use of it for a contest in December.
“Whereas Make-A-Make-A-Want® is ready to safely grant needs like Quiana’s, greater than 5,000 needs nationwide that contain touring, gathering, or different well being and security considerations are nonetheless on maintain on account of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic,” the group says.