Gloria Cypret, Gabe's grandmother, leans in to give him a kiss as he is bundled up at her Davenport home and ready to load up into the car for an appointment, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria is an advocate for accessibility and began a mission five years ago to fund an all-inclusive playground at Vander Veer Botanical Park in Davenport. Her and her friends have raised $365,000 toward their $500,000 goal as of Friday.

Gloria Cypret, Gabe's grandmother, leans in to give him a kiss as he is bundled up at her Davenport home and ready to load up into the car for an appointment, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria is an advocate for accessibility and began a mission five years ago to fund an all-inclusive playground at Vander Veer Botanical Park in Davenport. Her and her friends have raised $365,000 toward their $500,000 goal as of Friday.

 Heather Aleman, Gabe's nurse of over six years, pushes him up a ramp into the minivan at his home in Davenport, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

Heather Aleman, Gabe's nurse of over six years, pushes him up a ramp into the minivan at his home in Davenport, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

 Gabe Cypret floats in the pool with physical therapist assistant and pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood in the therapy pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gabe visits the therapy pool twice a week and has been going since he was about three years old.

Gabe Cypret floats in the pool with physical therapist assistant and pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood in the therapy pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gabe visits the therapy pool twice a week and has been going since he was about three years old.

 Gabe Cypret floats in the pool with physical therapist assistant and pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood in the therapy pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gabe visits the therapy pool twice a week and has been going since he was about three years old.

Gabe Cypret floats in the pool with physical therapist assistant and pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood in the therapy pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gabe visits the therapy pool twice a week and has been going since he was about three years old.

 Nancy stands Gabe up in the pool prompting him to lightly bob up and down under his own power in the pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

Nancy stands Gabe up in the pool prompting him to lightly bob up and down under his own power in the pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

 Gabe Cypret, 15, relaxes as he is pushed through the pool by pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria, Gabe's grandmother, sees the pool therapy as a means of progress toward her goals for him. "I just want him to be as independent as he can — whatever that means," Gloria says.

Gabe Cypret, 15, relaxes as he is pushed through the pool by pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria, Gabe's grandmother, sees the pool therapy as a means of progress toward her goals for him. "I just want him to be as independent as he can — whatever that means," Gloria says.

 A small license plate is seen on a backpack at the back of Gabe's wheelchair as he leaves the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

A small license plate is seen on a backpack at the back of Gabe's wheelchair as he leaves the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

 Gabe's nurse, Heather, pushes him to the car as Gloria searches for the keys to the minivan at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria says she relies heavily on the help of Heather and the rest of the household, "it's a good support system here," she says referring to her home, "it takes more than one person to raise this little guy; it truly takes a village."

Gabe's nurse, Heather, pushes him to the car as Gloria searches for the keys to the minivan at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria says she relies heavily on the help of Heather and the rest of the household, "it's a good support system here," she says referring to her home, "it takes more than one person to raise this little guy; it truly takes a village."

 Gloria Cypret, Gabe's grandmother, leans in to give him a kiss as he is bundled up at her Davenport home and ready to load up into the car for an appointment, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria is an advocate for accessibility and began a mission five years ago to fund an all-inclusive playground at Vander Veer Botanical Park in Davenport. Her and her friends have raised $365,000 toward their $500,000 goal as of Friday.
 Heather Aleman, Gabe's nurse of over six years, pushes him up a ramp into the minivan at his home in Davenport, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.
 Gabe Cypret floats in the pool with physical therapist assistant and pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood in the therapy pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gabe visits the therapy pool twice a week and has been going since he was about three years old.
 Gabe Cypret floats in the pool with physical therapist assistant and pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood in the therapy pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gabe visits the therapy pool twice a week and has been going since he was about three years old.
 Nancy stands Gabe up in the pool prompting him to lightly bob up and down under his own power in the pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.
 Gabe Cypret, 15, relaxes as he is pushed through the pool by pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria, Gabe's grandmother, sees the pool therapy as a means of progress toward her goals for him. "I just want him to be as independent as he can — whatever that means," Gloria says.
 A small license plate is seen on a backpack at the back of Gabe's wheelchair as he leaves the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.
 Gabe's nurse, Heather, pushes him to the car as Gloria searches for the keys to the minivan at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria says she relies heavily on the help of Heather and the rest of the household, "it's a good support system here," she says referring to her home, "it takes more than one person to raise this little guy; it truly takes a village."

Gloria Cypret, Gabe's grandmother, leans in to give him a kiss as he is bundled up at her Davenport home and ready to load up into the car for an appointment, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria is an advocate for accessibility and began a mission five years ago to fund an all-inclusive playground at Vander Veer Botanical Park in Davenport. Her and her friends have raised $365,000 toward their $500,000 goal as of Friday.

Heather Aleman, Gabe's nurse of over six years, pushes him up a ramp into the minivan at his home in Davenport, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

Gabe Cypret floats in the pool with physical therapist assistant and pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood in the therapy pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gabe visits the therapy pool twice a week and has been going since he was about three years old.

Gabe Cypret floats in the pool with physical therapist assistant and pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood in the therapy pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gabe visits the therapy pool twice a week and has been going since he was about three years old.

Nancy stands Gabe up in the pool prompting him to lightly bob up and down under his own power in the pool at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

Gabe Cypret, 15, relaxes as he is pushed through the pool by pediatric aquaticist Nancy Greenwood at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria, Gabe's grandmother, sees the pool therapy as a means of progress toward her goals for him. "I just want him to be as independent as he can — whatever that means," Gloria says.

A small license plate is seen on a backpack at the back of Gabe's wheelchair as he leaves the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

Gabe's nurse, Heather, pushes him to the car as Gloria searches for the keys to the minivan at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf, Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Gloria says she relies heavily on the help of Heather and the rest of the household, "it's a good support system here," she says referring to her home, "it takes more than one person to raise this little guy; it truly takes a village."

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