Bayport boy delivers coloring books to Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital

A Bayport child has made it his mission to cheer up children stuck in the hospital. Jake June, 6, delivered coloring books to children in

Jake June, 6, raised $275 to buy 1,800 coloring books that will be handed out to patients.

Jake June, 6, raised $275 to buy 1,800 coloring books that will be handed out to patients. (4/1/13)

STONY BROOK - A Bayport child has made it his mission to cheer up children stuck in the hospital.

Jake June, 6, delivered coloring books to children in the pediatric emergency department at Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital.

A few weeks ago, the first-grader was a patient at the hospital after becoming dehydrated from a bad stomach virus.

June raised $275 to buy 1,800 coloring books that will be handed out to patients.
 

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