18 Facts You Might Not Know About Dee Dee And Gypsy Rose Blanchard
By this time, their story had caught the eye of local and national news organizations. They received an outpouring of support and donations.
Dee Dee and Gypsy Rose Blanchard settled in Springfield, Missouri. They lived in a house custom built for them by Habitat for Humanity, complete with wide doorways and ramps to accommodate Gypsy’s wheelchair. They received monetary donations, awards, and recognition from various charities and organizations. They got a free trip to Walt Disney World, a wheelchair accessible car, and even concert tickets and backstage passes from the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The pair even captured the attention of various celebrities like Elijah Wood, Blake Shelton, and Miranda Lambert, who actually have Dee Dee and Gypsy a personal check for $3,500.