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Marley's wish brought happiness back into her life

When she and her family left on their wish trip in 2012, Marley was 4-years-old and had never been on a plane before. “It was the first big trip we ever went on with Marley,” says her mom, Elise.

Living with a neurological disorder, Marley loved princesses, books, and school....

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....

John's wish changes his outlook on life

When John was 12 years old, he heard about Make-A-Wish from a nurse after one of his treatments for cancer. “I was into martial arts and I was actually taking taekwondo lessons before I got diagnosed. I chose to meet Jackie Chan because I was a big fan of his....

Ainsley's wish brings her family together

When Ainsley was just 6, she listed horseback riding as one of the sports that she loved most. She was living with cancer in 2010 when she was granted her wish to go to Hawaii, and she says that horses played a big role in choosing her wish. “I love...

Anna's wish teaches her she is not alone

“My wish was to go to Disney World in Orlando because I loved anything and everything Disney, and wanted to be a Disney actress one day,” Anna relates. “To this day I still do!”

Although Anna’s wish trip happened over seven years ago, she remembers many of the details. “I...

Dawn's Wish

Having just undergone treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma, 13-year-old Dawn travelled to Rome, realizing her dream of seeing the Colosseum. A budding writer, avid reader and junior photographer, Dawn was sent on a Roman adventure filled with pizza, gelato, fountains and photography. She had the time of her life.

Dawn has...

Tyler's Wish

Tyler, 9, is talkative and outdoorsy; he loves camping and ice-fishing and enjoys playing hockey and baseball. He is also living with a brain tumour.

Tyler’s treatment takes a lot out of him, sapping him of energy and strength. When asked about his wish, Tyler said he wanted to go...

Zeke's Wish

Zeke, 8, diagnosed with leukemia, wished to dig for buried treasure. Zeke’s wish was definitely as unique and creative as he is!

Zeke and his family flew to the island of Oahu in Hawaii. His wish touched many people; close to 50 volunteers assisted and participated in his wish. He...

Erin's Wish

Erin is five years old and lives with cancer.

To say that Erin loves Harry Potter is an understatement. Erin knows all the spells and can recite each of them perhaps even better than Harry, Ron and Hermoine themselves. During their first day exploring the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, she had...

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