Wishes Granted!

Hear from our wish families about how their wish changed their lives.

Lucas’ Wish

Lucas is 17 years-old, and has never let his heart condition get in the way of pursuing the sports he loves.  He’s already had two heart surgeries, as well as an aortic valve replacement, and we know there will be additional surgeries in his near future.  He's an...

Paige’s Wish

Paige began getting sick when she was just an infant, and it took many years to diagnose her condition as Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome with Migraines.  Her episodes are so regular, occurring every 9 weeks and lasting for 8 to 9 days, that her family is able to mark them...

Gavin’s Wish

At only 12 year's old, Gavin has been through years of medical procedures and testing.  Last year he was diagnosed with autoimmune encephalitis, caused by an antiGAD65 antibody.  His disease is degenerative, and treatments are very difficult.  His happy space is in...

Ben’s Wish

Ben turned 7 years old over the summer.  He’s a cheerful and happy little guy, who loves to play with cars, build things with his dad, have his friends over, and video games.  Diagnosed with Goldenhar Syndrome, Ben has had numerous surgeries, including an invasive...

Silas’ Wish

Silas is a spunky little boy who turned five shortly after returning home from his wish trip to Disney World.  Born with a host of medical issues, Silas has overcome many obstacles and medical traumas and continues to greet each day with a smile and unbridled...

Hena’s Wish

Hena's greatest joys come from being with her family, cuddling, movement, music, and bright lights.  She and her family have enjoyed going on a multi-family camping trip to the Okanagan each summer, but as she gets older, this simple pleasure has proven to difficult...

Jackson’s Wish

Jackson was diagnosed with Kabuki Syndrome and chronic ITP when he was just an infant.  He's learned to cope really well with these disorders and the limitations they cause him and is one of the happiest boys we've ever met.  Gregarious and fun-loving by nature, his...

Josiah’s Wish

When you're 7 years old and love Star Wars, is there any better place to go but Disney World?  We didn't think so either, and Josiah was thrilled the day he learned his wish was coming true.  Josiah was born with complex cardiac issues and isn't always able to play as...

Ben’s Wish

Ben is one of those guys who has a personality that fills up the room.  You just can't help but to be captivated, and entertained, by his infectious smile and complete self-confidence.  Born with Pierre Robin Syndrome, Arthrogryposis, and a chromosomal translocation,...

Gleb’s Wish

Gleb, who is 9 years old, was born with Cerebral Palsy and a seizure disorder. He doesn’t speak, and needs a wheelchair to get around, and someone to help him out with just about everything he does. He really enjoys food, and is fascinated by electronic devices. He...