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Opération Enfant Soleil is a non-profit organization that raises funds to develop high-quality paediatrics and to contribute to social health projects for all the children in Quebec.

Enfants soleil

Each year, Opération Enfant Soleil honours the courage of one child from each of Quebec’s administrative regions. Follow each child’s journey through the fact sheets and videos that tell their story.

Click here to access the stories of Enfants Soleil from other region and previous years (French only).



Enfants Soleil 2016

Estrie
Élizabel Bouchard
Élizabel Bouchard

6 years old

Suffering from autosomal recessive spastic ataxia of Charlevoix-Saguenay

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Laval
Sarah Gratton
Sarah Gratton

2 years old

Born prematurely

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Montérégie
Massimo Mini
Massimo Mini

2 years old

Suffering from congenital heart malformations (transposition of the great arteries, pulmonary stenosis and ventricular septal defect)

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Montréal
Émile Beauchamp
Émile Beauchamp

12 years old

Suffering from four heart malformations (tetralogy of Fallot)

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Outaouais
Emerick Legault
Emerick Legault

8 years old

Suffering from an esophageal malformation, a laryngeal fissure, dyspraxia and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

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Estrie
Olivier Couture
Olivier Couture

3 years old

Suffering from polyuric renal failure

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Laval
Béatrice Khounsombath
Béatrice Khounsombath

8 months old

Born prematurely

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Montérégie
Matthew Gibson
Matthew Gibson

15 years old

Suffering from Crohn’s disease

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Montréal
Léo Lafrance
Léo Lafrance

5 years old

Suffering from cortical dysplasia

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Outaouais
Marylynn et Élizabeth Lepack
Marylynn et Élizabeth Lepack

7 and 5 years old

Suffering from cystinosis and Fanconi syndrome / Suffering from Down syndrome and arthritis

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Estrie
Jasmine Desmarais
Jasmine Desmarais

9 years old

Suffering from right spastic hemiparesis, severe uncontrolled epilepsy (Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome), severe intellectual disability and visual impairment

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Laval
Audrey Robichaud Nadeau
Audrey Robichaud Nadeau

17 years old

Suffering from Crohn's disease, polyarthritis, immune deficiency, adrenal gland insufficiency and psoriasis

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Montérégie
Liana Adam
Liana Adam

11 years old

Suffering from type II spinal muscular atrophy, osteopenia and severe asthma

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Montréal
David Coronatta
David Coronatta

7 years old

Suffering from cerebral palsy, epilepsy, gastroparesis, severe dysphagia, a severe language disorder, scoliosis, moderate to severe intellectual disability and partial visual impairment

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Outaouais
Sophia Laurin
Sophia Laurin

2 years old

Suffering from a 16p13.11 microdeletion

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