Viral video of baby's first time in glasses means two charitable groups get big boost

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 heart

Posted by Jessica Sinclair on Saturday, June 6, 2015

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.

Print this article Back to Top