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Kelly's Wish

Kelly is 14 years old and lives with a rare genetic condition. She has always longed to meet someone with her diagnosis but never had the opportunity. However, Kelly learned of a convention in Tennessee for people with her medical condition and knew exactly what to wish for! 

Kelly had...

Gabrielle's Wish

Despite living with craniopharyngioma, a rare type of brain tumor, Gabrielle lives like any other sixteen-year-old girl. If she’s not at school or hanging out with her friends, you can most likely find her in the dance studio where she practices 4 different types of dance: tap, highland, Irish and...

Josh's Wish


Josh is 17 years old and lives with a congenital liver disorder. Josh loves football but, due to his liver disorder and the risk of injury, hasn't had the opportunity to play many sports. 

He grew up watching football with his dad so, when the time came for him...

Stephanie's Wish

  • Stephanie and dad at the Great Barrier Reef

Stephanie is 17 years old and lives with a rare genetic disorder. Since childhood, Stephanie has always wanted to be a marine biologist! When the opportunity to have a wish granted arose, she knew she would wish to visit the Great Barrier Reef. 

Stephanie and her dad traveled to Queensland,...

Kenzie's Wish

Kenzie is five years old and lives with cancer. Her favourite movie is Disney's Frozen so, for her one true wish, Kenzie wished to meet Queen Elsa of Arendelle.

Kenzie and her family travelled to Walt Disney World® Resort to meet Queen Elsa in person. Kenzie enjoyed a princess makeover where she was turned...

Riley's Wish

Riley is seven years old and lives with cancer. Riley wished to visit Walt Disney World® Resort so that he could experience Disney and also Legoland!

"Smiley Riley," as he is known to friends and family, is a sweet, energetic boy who loves Minecraft, playing X-Box and collecting rocks. When...

Avena's Wish

Avena is 11 years old and lives with Leukemia. For her one true wish, she wished to go to Walt Disney World® Resort with her family. 

Avena loves movies, hockey and superheroes. While at Walt Disney World, Avena and her brother were sure to meet numerous characters including Spiderman and Chewbacca. They even had a pirate...

Ainsley's Wish

Ainsley is five years old and lives with cancer. Her favourite Princess in the entire world is Rapunzel, so she decided her wish would be to meet Rapunzel at Walt Disney World Resort.

Ainsley's Mom describes the impact of her wish:

“Ainsley’s wish impacted us in so many ways! Ainsley has been off of...

Jeri-Ann’s wish takes flight

In the summer of 2016, Make-A-Wish® Northern Alberta celebrated 900 wishes coming true in the region. To mark the milestone, they granted a special wish for a young girl who wished to do something that a lot of people take for granted. Here’s her story.

Jeri-Ann is a typical 12-year-old,...

Emily's Wish

Emily is 15 and lives with a brain tumour. Emily and her family have been huge hockey fans for as long as she can remember! Her favourite team is, without a doubt, is the Montreal Canadiens. Rightfully so, Emily wished to meet hockey player, P.K. Subban.

Emily and her family travelled to gorgeous Montreal to see...