Averie was involved in a devastating house fire that took the life of her stepfather and two of her younger siblings. She displayed incredible bravery getting herself and her brother to a window where they were rescued by firefighters. Her family home burned down along with all of their belongings while she and her brother recovered in a burn unit.
Averie displayed immense heroism in saving herself and her brother while remaining calm in a tragic and terrifying situation. Averie, her mom and brother are coping with devastating loss as they move forward in rebuilding their home and lives.
Kids Wish Network honors Averie’s bravery and determination, awarding her as a Hero of the Month.