Thanks to a viral video of baby Piper Verdusco seeing clearly for the first time, two Cincinnati-area charitable groups are getting a boost.
NEWPORT, KY. July 22, 2015. Piper Verdusco was back at Flipdaddy's Burgers and Beers, where she wore her glasses for the first time.
NEWPORT, Ky. -- Piper Verdusco got her first clear glimpse of her parents at Flipdaddy's Burgers and Beers last month.
The smartphone video of Piper's first time wearing glasses now has been viewed millions of times.
Picked up her glasses. Went out to eat and put them on her. Her reaction :) melts my heartPosted by Jessica Sinclair on Saturday, June 6, 2015
Picked up her glasses. Went out to eat and put them on her. Her reaction :) melts my heart
Thanks to that video, and because of where it was recorded, two local groups are getting a big boost.
Flipdaddy's is donating $1,000 to the Ft. Thomas Lions Club and InfantSEE, which gives babies free eye exams.
"I just got barraged by emails, Facebook messages, everything," Flipdaddy's founder Bob Dames said.
Watch the video above to see what Piper's proud parents had to say about all the attention and the donations being made because of their viral video.