Girl battling rare form of brain cancer asks for birthday cards from around the world

KENTWOOD, Mich. --    A young girl who's been battling cancer for most of her life is asking for a special gift from you for her birthday in September. Madison Pagel, better known as "Maddie," is a kindergartner in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

She's turning six on September 4. To help her celebrate her 'My Little Pony' birthday party, Maddie  is asking for birthday cards from all around the world.

Her mom says the cards will help raise her daughter's spirits. If you'd like to mail a birthday card to Maddie, just send it here:

Maddie Pagel
P.O. Box 8043
Grand Rapids, MI 49518