Allegheny County

Coraopolis girl honored as superhero

Allegheny County, Beaver County — The Superheroes Believe in Miracles organization on Sunday honored a girl who is featured in the 2021 superheroes calendar.

Madeline Deluca of Coraopolis, is featured in the Superheroes Believe in Miracles 2021 calendar as Violet from The Incredibles. Her crusade is Acute Myeloid Leukemia.

Superheroes Believe in Miracles is a 501c3 nonprofit that empowers children facing illness, disability, or limitations to recognize and embrace their inner superhero as part of their mission. Each year, Superheroes Believe in Miracles hosts fundraisers and events and sends out birthday packages to these superheroes.

This year, 13 local superheroes are being featured in the calendar, and they were given the opportunity to dress up and be photographed.

Each calendar is available for purchase for $10 plus $7 shipping.