This 22 December 2016 music video is by Dutch singer Miss Montreal (pseudonym of Roos-Anne Hans).
She wrote this song ‘Tijn, deze is voor jou’ for and about a six-year-old boy called Tijn.
Tijn has terminal cancer and will probably die soon.
Doctors can’t cure Tijn’s cancer, but they can save pneumonia children’s lives for only four euros a child.
This photo shows Tijn with red fingernails. He asked participants in the fundraising to also apply nail varnish to their fingers as a symbol.
Tijn expected to raise maybe 100 euros, saving 25 children.
However, today the amount has surpassed a million euros.
Tijn’s parents are grateful to Miss Montreal for the song, which will remind them of their son after he will die.
(6327) Tijn = 1991 GP1 Discovered 1991 Apr. 9 by E. F. Helin at Palomar. Named for Tijn Kolsteren from the Netherlands, who, at age 6 and diagnosed with an incurable brain tumor, raised over 2 million euros for the International Red Cross, as part of the Dutch charity radio program Serious Request 2016.
In recent years, rates of colorectal cancer cases and deaths in the United States rose among young and middle-aged adults, an American Cancer Society study of colorectal cancer trends between 2000 and 2014 finds: here.