On Valentine’s Day 2009, 7-year-old Tiffany Dombrowski stopped breathing for 30 minutes when the pickup truck she was in fell through a patch of thin ice on Lake Winnebago in Wisconsin. Also in the car was her friend, 9 year-old Savannah Kleinhans, and Savannah’s father, who was driving the truck. Sadly, Savannah and her father did not survive the crash.

Three years after the tragedy, Tiffany is still recovering from brain injuries she sustained in the accident. As she continues her recovery, she is  pursuing her dream of becoming a rescue diver. Her motivation is to one day save someone like her best friend Savannah.




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