Meet Our Miracle Kids

Have a child that wants to become a part of UNDM?

Contact our Family Relations Directors: family.relations@unldancemarathon.com

Zalyn

Zalyn was born with Trisomy 18 (Edward's Syndrome). Only 5 out of 100 children with Edward's Syndrome make it to birth, and only 1 of those 5 children will make it to their first birthday. Zalyn is now five and a half years old! He loves paw patrol, swimming, and playing outside.

Marlys

Marlys suffers from Zygomycosis, BPD, and pulmonary hypertension. Despite being born at 25 weeks, and being given a 20% chance to live, Marlys is now three years old! Her team at Children's has become like family!

Milly

Milly has dealt with pulmonary hypoplasia and several other conditions in her life. Despite hearing loss brought on by complications with her lungs, Milly has a beautiful singing voice and was named the National Miracle Child in 2017!

Anna

Loves husker volleyball and her 3 sisters!

Bella

Has a twin brother named Ethan.

Paxton

Likes to boss around her brother!

Hayden

Loves to dance and go camping.

Juliana

Likes playing bingo at Children's!

Landon

Loves wrestling and knows a bunch of moves and even demonstrated during the talent show this year.

Willa

Dances at the UNDM talent show every year!

Milly

A great singer and the National Miracle Child of 2017.

Caden

A great friend to be around!

Brittany

Loves music and crafts!

Bradyn

Plays soccer for the Special Olympics team.

Chloe

Gives some of the best hugs!

Kaden

A great friend to be around.

Kade

Does boy scouts & plays basketball.

Brady

A great friend to be around.

Sage

Brightens HuskerThon with her smile!

Carly

Has been doing Dance Marathon for over 10 years!

Alexandria

Plays tambourine in marching band.

Malory

Loves to ride ATVs and make crafts with glitter!

Elliot

A great friend to be around.

Zalyn

Loves paw patrol, swimming, and playing outside.

Coralie

Her mom was a part of dance marathon in college!

Malcolm

Has 7 siblings!

Varinia

Likes to ride horses.

MacKenzie

A great friend to be around.

Alex

Loves baseball and the KC Royals!

Avery

Plays 3 sports, dances, and loves swimming!

Marlys

Her Children's team has become family!