Here are just a few of the over 1,500 wishes Wishes Can Happen has granted over the past 35 years!
Alecia was thrilled to visit Sea World, Universal and Disney. A soft spoken and kind young lady, Wishes Can Happen was glad we were able to give her a special wish week!Read More
Alex wishes for a Disney Cruise and Vacation!
“We can’t say enough about Wishes Can Happen. You made a dream come true for Alex. You are all awesome in every way. Our time together and memories...
Ali (left) enjoys her ice cream for breakfast at Disney!
Ice cream for breakfast? YOU BET! That’s how it goes at the Give Kids the World village where little Ali and her brothers had the best...
Allie was so excited when her brother Jack received a wish from Wishes Can Happen -- home gym equipment! It took Allie a while to choose her wish and she eventually decided on a french...Read More
Alyssa gets to be a Princess for a Day!
Alyssa being shy at her radio station interview for the upcoming Wish-A-Thon sponsored by AultCare, Mix94.1 and News-Talk 1480 WHBC.
“Early in the day Alyssa learned that she...
Andrew gets his own personal ""Field Of Dreams""
This was certainly a first for Wishes Can Happen – a wish for a baseball field!
Andrew loved baseball as a little boy growing up, and that love didn’t...
Andrew hasn't let his disease stop him from going after his dreams! Top on his wish list was...are you ready for this...SWIMMING WITH SHARKS! Andrew and family spent a day at Discovery Cove...Read More
Andrew is blind and is confined to a wheelchair, so his father and he spend amazing times together LISTENING to Tom Hamilton, Jim Rosenhaus and/or Matt Underwood call the Indians game.
His wish was to take...
At just two years old, Ashton was diagnosed with liver cancer. After enduring surgery and chemo, little Ashton couldn't wait to get home to his twin sister, Alexandra. As mom puts it, what...Read More
Ben wishes for an All-Inclusive vacation with his friend!
Shortly after kicking cancer’s butt, Ben wanted to go an all-inclusive resort with his parents and best friend, Adam. All he wanted to do was hang out...
"We just got back from our Wish trip to Give Kids the World on Saturday. Erine planned our trip. Our son Blake, our other children, and his parents had the time of our lives. We...Read More
Brandon's wish took him to Key West!
Brandon so looked forward to his special wish. Although he’s old enough to drive, he didn’t ask for a car. He just wanted to go to a beach destination...
Brandon first asked for a very small birthday present, but also said he'd really like to go to Disney, but knew he could only have one wish. So he decided on the very small...Read More
Brayden may be missing a couple of front teeth, but she surely didn’t miss out on any fun when she visited all of her favorite parks in Florida!
Wishes Can Happen arranges for all of...
Long before COVID-19, Breezion’s mom decided that his wish had to be enjoyed in their “safe spot” – their home. Diagnosed with two different cancers, this little Superhero has fought valiantly, as often as...Read More
Some parents want to wait until their child is older before they take their wish so they'll remember it. Because of the number of serious hospitalizations Brielle has had, they felt that 4 years...Read More
American Sweetheart Wishes for American Girl Doll Trip
We asked, ""What does little Brooke want or need?"" Mother replied, ""Well, she'd like an American Girl doll,"" and that was all we needed to hear! Arrangements were...
Surprised at wish presentation with her favorite princess, Elsa, Brooke and family had a great wish trip from start to finish! Starting with an early morning limo ride to the airport, then, once boarded,...Read More
CJ Meets Skateboard Legend, Rob Dyrdek
CJ received his wish of meeting Rob on the set of his hit TV show called Fantasy Factory. In addition, while in California, the family visited the Disney parks, Sea...
Charlotte couldn't wait to meet Belle at Disney! Charlotte and family were surprised with her favorite princess, Belle, at a special wish presentation. Picked up by Thomas Limo at 6 am, Charlotte...Read More
Born with many medical problems, Dallas will need lifelong care due to mobility and other issues. Wishes Can Happen helped to ease the burden of each day by purchasing a special lift to enable...Read More
DJ was determined that no one would treat him differently and that he was going to win the fight against cancer. A beloved only child, his mom and dad agreed that they would try...Read More
Donchae and his siblings had always wanted to meet Mickey and the other Disney characters. Wishes Can Happen made it a reality! In coordination with Give Kids the World, Donchae's family traveled to the resort...Read More
You know the song, “A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes . . . “
...well, it couldn’t have been more true for this little family who had the wish of a lifetime. Wearing...
Dylan was happy to share his wish with his little brother and two sisters. None of them had ever flown before, so it was a very exciting time! After checking in with the...Read More
Emily's wish was simple – ""A birthday party, please,"" said the soft spoken little girl. Wishes Can Happen turned her special day into a Grand Ball where she was crowned a true ""Princess.""
Emmeline's wish takes her and family to Disney!
Wishes Can Happen sent 11 year old Emmeline and her five brothers and sisters to Disney for her special wish. Diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor earlier this...
A standout in football, Ethan’s size made him a worthy opponent.
Cancer didn’t knock him down for long. Sailing through his treatments to a quick remission, Ethan is now cancer free. Ethan is a well-spoken young...
Evan loved EVERY SINGLE THING about his wish. Just look at that smile on that face – is there any doubt at all? After having gone through many scary and painful procedures due to his...Read More