American Girl is honoring an EMT from Richmond, Virginia by turning her into a doll.
April O'Quinn was one of five winners of the doll company's "Heroes with Heart" contest. She was nominated by her niece,Lacey, as a hero on the COVID-19 frontlines because O'Quinn.
She ended up getting infected with the virus but couldn't wait to get back to work, which she did when doctors gave her the okay. American Girl surprised Lacey with a custom American Girl Doll dressed in her EMT outfit and a 250-dollar gift card.
Lacey hopes more of her aunt’s dolls will be produced to raise money for charities.