Noah's Ark helps young boy from Haiti - FOX 35 News Orlando

Noah's Ark helps young boy from Haiti

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ATLANTA, Ga. -

Noah's Ark not only rescues animals but they rescue children, as well.

Mackenson is a child the charity brought to Atlanta from Haiti for a lifesaving surgery. He's been at Noah's Ark for about eight months. Mackenson, an orphan, has "chia malformation," severe scoliosis and other health issues.

Before coming to America, he needed a number of surgeries. Since he got to America, Mackenson and has undergone one surgery but he'll have to undergo more before he returns home. 

Mackenson or "Mack" has a big personality for a little person and he touches your heart.

Click on the video and watch his story.

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