This is the power of social media. It’s not always used for good, there a lots of cyber bullying and trolling out there, but every once in a while it can restore your faith in humanity.
This is the story of Nicolly Pereira, a little girl born with a rare condition that causes fluid build-up in her eyes. Because of it she wasn’t able to see her entire life and in rural Brazil where she lives, there was no available treatment for her condition. It all changed when her mom shared her story on Facebook and it quickly went viral with thousands of people donating for her surgery in the United States. Nicolly’s reaction when she finally sees her mom is going to melt your heart.