Jacob Thompson has been fighting cancer for years, and is at the end, most likely before Christmas even gets here.
According to the GoFundMe page set up by Jacob’s mother, the family admitted him to Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital on October 11th with the understanding that he would pass away within a month.
Since Jacob is bedridden and has limited time left with his loved ones, they are bringing Christmas to him next weekend.
If you’re interested in sending a card, address them to:
Jacob Thompson C/O Maine Medical Center
22 Bramhall St
Portland, ME 04102
On the big day, his room will transform into a winter wonderland — snow, sparkling tree and all (even Santa). But Jacob has one request: cards from anyone “inspired to reach out” to help bring the Christmas cheer.
He has already started receiving cards. The first, from his friend, pictured a decked-out penguin (his favorite animal). According to