10/10/2011 02:59 pm ET | Updated Dec 10, 2011

How 1 Girl Scout Helped 500 Families With Sick Kids (Greatest Person Of The Day)

Parents with hospitalized children often don't have time to take care of themselves, so Jillian McKigney decided to focus the efforts of her Girl Scout Gold Award project on creating a small gesture of relief.

It was a big deal to Li-Anne Gableman, whose son has been hospitalized since June, when he was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia.

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