Andres Vasquez brings his seven children to Jungle Island on Dec. 23. The visit was courtesy of Jungle Island, which also treated other Wish Book recipients to an afternoon at the Miami attraction. Vasquez cares for all of his children. The family, from left: Christopher, 9, and Alvin, 6, Adrian, 2 being held by Andres, Jr., 14, sisters Christine, 5, and Cymayra, 8, and father Andres with baby Dorian, 1.
Andres Vasquez brings his seven children to Jungle Island on Dec. 23. The visit was courtesy of Jungle Island, which also treated other Wish Book recipients to an afternoon at the Miami attraction. Vasquez cares for all of his children. The family, from left: Christopher, 9, and Alvin, 6, Adrian, 2 being held by Andres, Jr., 14, sisters Christine, 5, and Cymayra, 8, and father Andres with baby Dorian, 1. Emily Michot Miami Herald Staff
Andres Vasquez brings his seven children to Jungle Island on Dec. 23. The visit was courtesy of Jungle Island, which also treated other Wish Book recipients to an afternoon at the Miami attraction. Vasquez cares for all of his children. The family, from left: Christopher, 9, and Alvin, 6, Adrian, 2 being held by Andres, Jr., 14, sisters Christine, 5, and Cymayra, 8, and father Andres with baby Dorian, 1. Emily Michot Miami Herald Staff

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