Ebony Banks’ high school classmates campaigned for her to meet her ‘Halo’ idol.
High School senior Ebony Banks had a huge surprise Wednesday when she received an early graduation gift: a chance to facetime with Beyonce!
The Alief Hastings High School senior has spent much of her final year in hospital battling a rare stage four cancer. After her district held an early graduation ceremony for her, friends and classmates of Ebob --her nickname --worked hard for her to meet one of her idols, People reports.
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The phone call was the result of a weeks-long #EbobMeetsBeyonce social media campaign started at the high school, according to Houston’s CW39.
And their efforts worked!
“I love you,” a very pregnant Beyonce can be seen saying on a short clip of the phone call.
You are in our prayers Ebony!