Stories That Inspire – Jewel

UHCCF Grant Hero Jewel
Jewel is an accomplished violinist and loves to play lacrosse. Jewel was born with a unilateral cleft lip and palate. Thanks to a UHCCF medical grant, Jewel was able to get the corrective surgery that she needed. The surgery dramatically boosted Jewel’s self-confidence and helped her feel more like a young adult! We can’t wait to see her taking the stage and the field!