Can anyone give me idea how this make a wish thing works? See my son been going back forward to doctors trying find out why he not gaining weight like he should he stays at 24lbs and he is 3 years old and his liver also keeps being elavted and his thyroid has well,We been going to doctors for oh most year in half trying find out what going but doctors not found out anything all I know they got... View more »
Joshua has always enjoyed the outdoors, and his enthusiasm for science and nature didn’t stop when he was diagnosed. Through his wish, Joshua was able to follow his dreams without his health holding him back. (Make-A-Wish Illinois)
My question is, is it OK for someone to receive a wish, MaW sent them to Disney? Then a couple years later, have you all send them to Hawaii? That doesn't strike me as cool to double dip in something that is funded by donations!
*** UPDATE**** He has a job!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! And has decided to go to College to become a Dental Hygienist. We start the process this morning to get him started for School next month. Someone asked that I start a go fund me so that the kids could pick out what they want. I decided to allow them to make an Amazon Wish list instead. I am not sure if posting the link here is okay, if not please... View more »
Sean, an avid aviation enthusiast, can shock any expert with the knowledge he has when it comes to planes! It is no surprise that he would wish to be a pilot. United stepped in to grant this amazing wish and ensured the experience was unforgettable for Sean and his family. More than 77% of wishes involve air travel, and, this August we are partnering with The Points Guy on a national miles... View more »
Jessica is the mother of four sons. Her oldest, Ethan, was born with a heart defect and passed away in June of 2012. A few years ago, her youngest, Bodey, was diagnosed with congenital muscular dystrophy. In her first guest post for Wish Nation, she writes about the loneliness of parenting special needs kids and what helps her hold her head high.
17-year-old Autumn has had an arduous journey while battling astrocytoma, but the one thing that keeps her whirlwind life standing at a still is her passion for photography. Camera in hand, Autumn has captured the good times and developed from the negative ones. With the help of Make-A-Wish Greater PA and WV, her wish to photograph the beauty of Aruba was granted.