Skylar May Ebanks, also known as Mimi, turned 6 years old on Friday. The young cancer survivor shared her birthday cheer with the children at Cayman Islands Hospital, where her parents set up Mimi’s Happy Cart last year. The cart offers toys, games and books to entertain children in the paediatric ward. Here, Mimi poses with her mother Mechon Ebanks, centre, and Mimi’s Happy Cart donor Michael Webster. To the left are Lena Thorpe with Leila Thorpe, 2, who enjoyed a surprise gift from the happy cart. – Photo: Kayla Young

If you value our service, if you have turned to us in the past few days or weeks for verified, factual updates, if you have watched our live streaming of press conferences or sent an article to a friend... please consider a donation. Quality local journalism was at risk before the coronavirus crisis. It is now deeply threatened. Even a small amount can go a long way to sustaining our mission of informing the public. We need our readers’ financial support now more than ever.