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Brandt's Wish

Brandt is a charming 8-year-old boy living with a congenital cardiac condition. He survived major heart surgery at a very early age, and though he still experiences some effects from the surgery, he doesn’t let them get in the way of living life to the fullest.

Brandt likes soccer, swimming,...

Jaelynne's Wish

Jaelynne, 11, loves to smile. She laughs when she hears something that makes her happy and she loves to move her shoulders to dance to music. She lives with a genetic disorder, and wished to go to Hawaii with her family. They had the an amazing time being together and...

Ufuoma's Wish

While on her wish trip to Dubai, Ufuoma couldn’t believe her eyes. “It was like being in the future!” she said. “Everything tastes better there!” Living with a blood disorder, Ufuoma has been hospitalized many times and has undergone a bone marrow transplant. Craving the unique experience of a foreign...

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....

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