11-year-old Jason, who has leukemia, wished for a personal greenhouse. Over the next few weeks, the team at Metrolina Greenhouses in cooperation with Make-A-Wish Central & Western North Carolina worked to prepare Jason’s backyard for the wish, all the while Jason had no idea he had a surprise waiting for him. When the curtains were pulled back, and Jason saw his wish, he was immediately...
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Over two years of chemotherapy will dampen the spirits of even the most optimistic child. Crystal looked forward to this trip for months as she underwent treatment, and can now look back and remember her safari adventure to help keep her positive when things are difficult. (Make-A-Wish Illinois)
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Not only has Dave & Buster's raised more than $6 million for Make-A-Wish since 2012, they also help us make wish experiences even more awesome for kids like Philip. Philip had an epic time playing games at Dave & Buster’s with one of his favorite YouTubers, Matthew Santoro!
Three-year-old Juniper is going on her wish trip! Her good friend and treatment buddy, Violet, went to the same place for her wish last year. So, Violet wanted to wish her friend a bon voyage on her trip!
Alby had his last chemo treatment in July for leukemia. However, he still reminisces about his amazing wish trip where he got to escape reality with his family to a mysterious island and live the life of a pirate. His eye-opening story has encouraged other critically-ill children to take their wish trip even if they don't feel up to it! Since his trip, his family has been building a new...
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"One of Melaynee’s favorite things to do is explore, and her treehouse wish gives her the opportunity to take her mind off of her (neuroblastoma) diagnosis and any future hospital visits. With this wish, she is able to use her imagination so that every time she uses the treehouse, she goes on a new adventure."