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Antonina's Once in a Lifetime Zoo Experience

Antonina is a kind and compassionate kid living with a nervous system disorder. Her condition means that she spends most of her time in a wheelchair. She can walk with assistance for short periods, but physical activity tires her quickly.

Antonina loves being around animals and wished for the opportunity...

Aiden Becomes Canada’s Prime Minister

Aiden, 15, is a teenager with a passion for politics. When his heart condition made him eligible for a Make-A-Wish experience, Aiden knew right away that he wanted to be the nation's leader.

Together with the assistance of the Prime Minister's Office, House of Commons of Canada, RCMP, Prime Minister's...

Fionn's Day With The Calgary Flames

For serious hockey fan, Fionn, when it came to choosing a wish there was only one that would do: To become a member of his favourite NHL hockey team, the Calgary Flames. At a packed news conference on Fionn’s wish day, Flames General Manager, Brad Treliving, announced the signing of the...

Brayden's Wish Inspires His Community

Brayden’s medical condition causes progressive muscle weakness. He is able to walk, but tires easily from the physical exertion. Despite this, Brayden is a very active child who loves the outdoors. He is fascinated by ATVs, ambulances, and like many kids his age, he loves firetrucks. 
 
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Kabrel becomes a racing champion

Kabrel’s childhood hasn’t been as carefree as that of other kids he knows. He lives with a metabolic disorder that affects his daily life and means that he has to think about his health more than most 12 year olds would.

When Make-A-Wish volunteers visited Kabrel to talk about what...

Sarina’s wish was the perfect distraction

Sarina is a teenager with big dreams and the talent to make them a reality. Although she appears to be just like any other girl her age, Sarina is affected by a life-threatening seizure disorder. She has experienced seizures since she was nine years old and just last year, underwent...

Tanya Becomes a Beauty Vlogger

  • Tanya Becomes a Beauty Vlogger

Fifteen-year-old Tanya has a hematologic condition that prevents her from living an uncomplicated life like most children her age. Like most teenagers, however, Tanya is very technologically savvy and enjoys browsing YouTube. Her wish was inspired by her endless passion for the beauty industry and the latest products from makeup companies....

PJ's Wish To Be Prime Minister

  • PJ's Wish To Be Prime Minister

Prabjote, or ‘PJ’ as his friends call him, is a teenager with a passion for politics. In fact, he aspires to be Canada's prime minister someday. But the future didn't always look hopeful for PJ, as he battled Hodgkin lymphoma — a life-threatening medical condition that kept him away from school and...

Connolly joins the Winnipeg Jets

  •  Connolly joins the Winnipeg Jets

Outgoing, inquisitive, intelligent, engaging, talkative – these are just a few words we’d use to describe Connolly, a 10-year old boy, who recently had his once-in-a-lifetime wish granted. Connolly went through brain surgery after being diagnosed with a tumour on his brain stem, hydrocephalus (excess fluid on his brain) and...

Damien’s Prehistoric Discovery

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Damien hasn’t had the easiest childhood. Since he was diagnosed with his medical condition at a young age, he hasn’t been able to experience the joys of being a regular kid. He also gets tired very easily and spends more days at home and in the hospital than...

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