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Gift of a lifetime for 15-year-old Thief River Falls girl battling terminal cancer

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Thief River Falls, MN (WDAY TV) - The gift of a lifetime for a 15-year-old Thief River Falls girl battling terminal cancer was unveiled Sunday.


Hundreds lined the streets for the reveal of Grace Woods Dream Bedroom.

The woman of the hour was accompanied to her Spruce Street house by a police escort where friends and family welcomed her home.

Emotions and tears ran high for a girl that has been an inspiration to thousands.

For Grace, seeing what was on the other side of her bedroom door was beyond words.

Grace Woods/Thief River Falls, MN: “I never can describe what it means to me cause I'm just...there's no words to describe it because it's just that amazing.”

Over $20,000 was raised by community members through the site GO FUND ME to help give Grace her bedroom.

It was kept a top secret, Grace was away on vacation during the three days of remodeling.