Back in January, the Chicago Blackhawks launched a campaign called “What’s Your Goal,” which was dedicated to the idea of making the dreams of Hawks fans come true.
The first video in that series featured a Blackhawks fan named Christina, whose goal was to attend a game at the United Center. That may seem simple enough to rectify, but a significant obstacle stood in her way: Christina is blind.
Undeterred, Christina’s family made progress toward bringing her to a game, but the Blackhawks got involved and made her dream come true as they not only gave her tickets to a game, but also arranged for her to meet Patrick Sharp.
At the Blackhawks Convention over the weekend, a panel convened to discuss the “What’s Your Goal” series, and although Sharp is no longer with the organization, the young fan that he met was, and it made for a tearful and awesome scene: