Research shows children who have wishes granted can build the physical and emotional strength they need to fight a critical illness. This may improve their quality of life and produce better health outcomes.
A wish improves a child's state of mind by replacing fear with happiness and helping him or her to feel like a normal kid again.
Learn about the impacts wishes have for Make-A-Wish® kids, families, and everyone else involved.
Share your personal recollections about a Make-A-Wish® experience.
“I wish to have”...a Bedroom Makeover, a Puppy, a Computer....
“I wish to go”...to Walt Disney World® Resort, Hawaii, New York City, etc.
“I wish to meet”...Zac Efron, the Jonas Brothers, Spider-Man....
“I wish to be”...a Cowboy, a Princess, an Actress....
Phone: 800.236.WISH (9474) or 262.781.4445
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