Sofia Celebrates Her Birthday in Hawaii

Sofia is a charismatic and adventurous teenager who loves soccer, dogs and sushi. She is currently in remission after four rounds of chemotherapy and her health has improved greatly. She will continue her bi-annual checkups to ensure that she’s cancer-free.

Sofia knew that she wanted a tropical travel wish. She decided on a carefree getaway to Hawaii, which was a place she knew her whole family would enjoy. Sofia, a self-proclaimed foodie, was also confident that she would find amazing things to eat in Hawaii.

During the trip, Sofia spent her days swimming, snorkelling, discovering Polynesian culture, and trying new food. It was exactly the relaxing and rejuvenating vacation she'd hoped for.

“I got to taste the best sushi I’ve ever had in my entire life,” said Sofia. 

She loved sharing this incredible experience with her parents and sister. 

Sandra, Sofia’s mom, said, “This wish allowed us to have a positive, fun, memorable experience on Sofia’s birthday after last year’s birthday was dampened by the news of her diagnosis.”

“This was the best birthday ever,” said Sofia.

A special thank you to everyone at Kensington Tours and Travel Edge for supporting wishes like Sofia’s.

Thank you also to WestJet, TuGo, A Celebrity Limousine, Sony, and Make-A-Wish® Hawaii for supporting of Sofia's life-changing wish.

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