Alexander is a 12-year-old boy with Type 1 Diabetes. He lives with his parents, however his father is unable to work due to a heart condition and his mother cares for both of them. This family is also supported by a community of friends and family. For Alexander to maintain his health, he needs to follow a strict diet of healthy foods and a supply of medications. Alexander dreams of being a good mand hand hopes to find a sponsor who will help him grow up healthy and strong.