We have the MOST INCREDIBLE NEWS TO SHARE WITH EVERYONE
Aaron Hunter's Wish #AaronNeedsIronman is happening and Aaron has spoken to Robert Downey Jr
Please read the full post below written by Aarons Mum and Dad
— ROHHAD Association (@ROHHAD_GLOBAL) January 28, 2017
Our beautiful brave boy Aaron has asked us to share the most amazing news with his special friends fighting ROHHAD Around the world and with everyone who has supported his #AaronNeedsIronman campaign.
It is with the Biggest of Smiles and Happiest of Hearts we share with you all the most incredible news. Wishes can come true and we are so happy to share that our brave boy Aarons WISH to speak to his favourite hero Iron Man and ask for his help to raise awareness for all the children with ROHHAD, has happened !! Thanks to the charity When You Wish Upon a Star
Robert Downey Jr has seen Aaron’s video appeal and the support and kindness he has shown to him since has just been incredible. Aaron received a special FaceTime call from his favourite hero that was magical and such a blessing to watch unfold. During their chat Aaron asked him the question that he has been so desperate to ask;
'Can you please do my #GOMADJUMPFORROHHAD Challenge? and help me raise awareness for all the ROHHAD Kids around the world?'
The most AMAZING NEWS is that Robert said YES!!! He told him he would love to do his challenge and made him feel so special.
Iron Man has answered our brave boys plea for help and in doing so has made him the happiest little boy in the world! He has not stopped smiling since and told us he feels he is the luckiest boy in the world because he is now best friends with Ironman!!
Thanks to Robert Downey Jr, his team and the team at Marvel Universal; Aaron has had the most incredible time of his life. He has recently met Captain America, Falcon and Black Widow during a visit to the film set that seen Aaron have the most magical time.
Aaron has asked us to please say a SPECIAL THANK YOU to everyone who has supported him and helped make his wish to help his special friends come true.
Robert and his fellow Avengers have an incredible fan base and messages of support have been flooding in. To all of the Ducklings (RDJ Fans), Marvel and Avengers fans, friends, family, members of the public and every celebrity who watched liked and shared Aaron’s video appeal on Twitter and Facebook THANK YOU!. We have no doubt your support has helped us reach Robert for Aaron.
When You Wish Upon A Star Charity took Aaron into their hearts and wanted to help him. They are a wonderful children's charity who have helped thousands of terminally ill children's wishes come true and they have just helped make Aaron’s wish come true too. We could not have reached Robert without their help and support and we just want to say a very special THANK YOU to them for helping Aaron achieve his WISH and dream.
When You Wish Upon A Star charity, the ROHHAD Association charity and the press have all been instrumental in helping raise awareness and helping Aaron reach Iron Man too. THANK YOU!
MASSIVE Thank You to Robert Downey Jnr, his own team and the team at Marvel; John, Russell, Chris Evans, Anthony Mackie and Scarlet Johansson for helping make Aaron so incredibly happy. We are deeply grateful for their help and support for Aaron’s Wish to help the other children battling the rare life threatening disease ROHHAD.
The memories of his time talking to his favourite heroes on FaceTime and on set will never leave Aaron or us, they are truly magical and will be cherished forever.
The best bit though is still to come and Aaron cannot wait to see Robert take on his challenge he reckons that it will be EPIC!!
THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU to everyone who has supported Aaron it would never have happened without all of you!