Salee Allawe dreams of running with her friends, of walking to her mother with a bouquet of flowers, of finally getting out of her wheelchair.
And with the help of the Upstate, her dream is about to come true.
The 9-year-old Iraqi girl lost both legs below the knee in an airstrike last fall. She arrived in Greenville, where she is undergoing medical treatment at Shriners Hospital for Children, three weeks ago after a two-month journey fraught with danger and uncertainty. (more…)