According to Metro, the little one talked about her wish with her parents after she learned that there are organizations, like Little Princess Trust, that make wigs using long human hair just like hers.
Little Princess Trust is the UK based charity that supplies high-quality wigs made of real hair to children and young adults who lost their hair as a result of cancer treatment or other illnesses. The charity was originally organized in memory of five-year-old Hannah Tarplee who died as a result of cancer in 2005, by her parents and her headmaster.
Ruby’s parents set up a page called JustGiving where Ruby shared her goal. According to the page, the eight-year-old wanted to raise enough money to make a second wig, too. Ruby wrote: