MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The community plans to rally around a Minneapolis toddler whose survival has been nothing short of a “miracle.”
Fifteen-month-old Musa Dayib fell 11 stories from the Riverside Plaza apartments in Minneapolis last month. He plummeted off the balcony and landed on a thin patch of mulch.READ MORE: Girl In Very Critical Condition After Being Shot In Head In North Minneapolis
The toddler had several broken bones and fractures and has been making a slow, but steady recovery.
Pillsbury United Communities and several Somali groups will host a fundraiser dinner Thursday night in an effort to raise money for little Dayib and his family. The suggested minimum donation is $10 per child and $20 per adult.READ MORE: Brooklyn Center Passes Sweeping Public Safety Resolution To Reform Policing
It starts at 5:30 p.m. at the Brian Coyle Community Center.
According to a tweet by the Hennepin County Medical Center, the toddler will get his casts off in time for Thursday’s fundraiser.MORE NEWS: Starting Tuesday, Allina Clinics In Minnesota Will Start Vaccinating 12- To 15-Year-Olds
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