Ice cream all day, every day for Rene!


After receiving treatment for stage IV neuroblastoma, a tumor that started on his adrenal gland and metastasized to 90% of his bones before diagnosis, five year old Rene was ready to ditch the hospital and have some fun on his wish to Walt Disney World! It was an action packed week that included visits to [...]

Horse trading anyone? Erin takes in BreyerFest!


14 year old Erin recently returned from Lexington, Kentucky where she did some good old fashioned horse trading at the Breyerfest horse show for her wish.  Not real horses, mind you.  These are model horses that horsey people like to trade and collect. Erin is indeed a horse lover who has been riding since she [...]

Joel’s wish to Jerusalem


Having a longtime interest in religion, 18 year old Joel asked to travel to Jerusalem to take in historic sites. Thanks to help from Make-A-Wish Israel, his dream came true. It was a long journey to get there from Armstrong, BC and an even longer journey dealing with leukemia. But all of this was forgotten [...]

Wish #1,500: Nicholas goes to Cars Land!


When Nicholas was just three years old, unlike other kids his age, he seemed constantly tired.  Even though he was enrolled at an indoor soccer program, he wasn’t that interested in playing which was unusual for him. When he almost passed out one day back in 2009, his parents Lisa and Stacy rushed him to [...]

Sofia: My art studio inspires me


Wish year: 2010 Sofia has been dealing with Cystic Fibrosis her entire life.  Her wish for an art studio bedroom was granted when she was 17.  Today, she’s 20 and doing well!  This is her story. Since childhood it has always been my sincere desire to become an artist. So when I was offered the [...]