NBA player Pau Gasol of the San Antonio Spurs partnered with TESS Research Foundation for a charity sweepstakes for World Rare Disease day. Raising awareness for SLC13A5 Deficiency, a genetic form of epilepsy that affects babies from birth. TESS Research Foundation dedicates its efforts and resources to the research of this disease as well as providing support to patients and families.

Entries gave away a chance to win #OneDayOneDream sweepstakes to meet and talk with Pau Gasol, receive an autographed signed jersey, and the opportunity to witness a warm-up court side and watch the game from two VIP court side seats.

The person who won the sweepstakes, gave it away to her friend David. This young man was able to have a once in a lifetime experience with his father. Watch the video below and see this lifetime experience!

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