“I know you guys don’t get a lot of thanks around the country, especially over the past few years, but you guys mean a lot to me and my family," the teenager said.
This little boy almost celebrated his 4th birthday alone, until nearly 100 guests surprised him.
Caroline Smith of Atlanta, Georgia, had an "energizer bunny personality," her friends wrote on Facebook. The preliminary autopsy did not reveal a cause of death.
The Grand Rapids Police Department took to its Facebook page to give a shoutout to the birthday boy, Thomas Daniel.
After the bullies ripped up the birthday invitations, the student felt crushed and didn't think anyone would be there to help her celebrate turning 11.
School administrators reportedly told organizers to not hand out leis, but the dress code remained the same.