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Jonah's Wish

Jonah is a confident 14-year-old boy who is passionate about technology and loves hacking all sorts of different devices. Living with a blood disorder, Jonah’s wish was to go to the Google Headquarters in San Francisco to learn about the innovative technologies that Google creates and to meet people who...

Jackie's wish gives her family a welcome break

Jackie, a fun-loving and energetic young lady who also has a passion for photography, celebrated her 18th birthday on her wish trip. “I wanted to go to a location that none of my friends or family had been to before,” she recalls. “I had heard good things about Aruba so...

William's wish is a break at a trying time

When William was 8 years old, he wished to go to Walt Disney World® Resort. Before he even arrived at the airport, his wish was underway: “Outside my door the morning we were to leave was the biggest stretch limo I’ve ever seen!” After that, his wish trip unfolded just...

Ayvlin's wish creates incredible memories

Ayvlin is 10-years-old and living with a brain tumour. Quiet and a little bit shy, she loves spending time with her family, and wanted them to join her on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Italy. While there Ayvlin and her family toured Rome, Venice and Florence, took a pizza-making class and...

Shelby's wish is a dream come true

Shelby was 17-years-old and living with thyroid cancer when she heard about Make-A-Wish. Her oncologist suggested she might qualify for a wish, but Shelby says, “I didn’t even believe her until someone from the Foundation contacted my family.” An avid country music fan and horseback rider, Shelby had dreamed of...

Rachelle's wish gave her something to look forward to

When Rachelle was 11-years-old, she loved pizza, her pet cat Dave, the colour pink, the ocean and turtles. She was also living with an arachnoid cyst in the left temporal lobe of her brain. She heard about Make-A-Wish from staff at the hospital, and in the summer of 2011, she...

Giselle's Wish

Giselle, 7, is sweet, energetic and happy despite living with a brain tumour; she loves dancing and LOVES Katy Perry. She was thrilled when her wish to meet the star came true.

On a February day, just months after her surgery, Giselle travelled to Vancouver with her parents and sisters....

Kabrel becomes a racing champion

Kabrel’s childhood hasn’t been as carefree as that of other kids he knows. He lives with a metabolic disorder that affects his daily life and means that he has to...

Kaiden's wish makes him feel special

When he was 5-years-old, there was just one thing Kaiden was interested in wishing for: a trip to Walt Disney World® Resort. He loved all the characters and was thrilled by the idea of the rides. And who could turn down the opportunity to become a skeleton pirate?

Now Kaiden...

Taylor's wish helps her make new memories

When Taylor was a teenager, immersed in school and hanging out with her friends, she was diagnosed with cancer. Finding herself suddenly thrust into the world of doctor appointments and medical treatments, Taylor looked to her favourite things to pull her through: her best friend, car racing and Harry Potter....

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