Construction worker starts fun Where’s Wally? game for children in hospital

Making a hospital stay fun for a child is a challenge, but one big-hearted construction worker has found a way.

US building foreman Jason Haney has gained quite a following on Facebook since word spread of a game he started to cheer up patients in the children’s wing of the hospital, which overlooks his construction worksite.

With the help of his daughter, he has created a large Where’s Wally? (known as Waldo in the US) cut-out.

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Each day Jason hides Wally in a different location on site for the young patients at Memorial Children’s Hospital, Indiana to spot from their hospital windows.

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Hospital staff let Jason know when the cut-out is found so it can be moved to a new location for the children to find again.

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Jason tells the South Bend Tribune the Where’s Wally? challenge followed the excited reactions of patients and staff to a snowman workers built during winter.

“One of the electricians said he thought it would be funny if there was a Waldo,” Jason says.

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His next project will star construction-ready Minions.

(via South Bend Tribune)

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