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Laurence's Wish Brings Her Joy and Comfort at Home

Four-year old Laurence is living with a critical respiratory illness. She is non-verbal and her condition affects every aspect of her daily life and she is completely dependent on her parents at all times. Despite these challenges, Laurence finds joy in music, nature walks in her stroller, swimming and playing...

Gabriela Experiences the Healing Power of Music

Gabriela is a shy 12-year-old who recently had a life-saving liver transplant. Her medical condition meant she qualified for a transformational experience from Make-A-Wish.

Gabriela loves music and dreamed of having her very own piano to play at home. Thanks to Yamaha Canada, her wish came true!

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Nicole’s Wish is The Perfect Escape

Nicole is a shy, smart kid who loves art and dreams of travelling to many different countries in the future. About two and a half years ago, Nicole wasn’t feeling well and experienced a few fevers. After several hospital visits and medical tests, it was discovered that she had leukemia....

Liam's Wish

Liam is 9 years old, loves camping and animals and is living with a neurological condition. Because he’s non-verbal, Liam communicates mostly by blinking and smiles a lot when his brothers are around. A big Star Wars fan (his favourite toy is a light saber!), Liam wished to have a...

Aubrey Shares Her Wish

Three-year-old Aubrey was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia at 17 months old. Due to an FLT3 mutation, the leukemia was chemotherapy-resistant. She received radiation treatments but needed a bone marrow donor in order to survive. Aubrey’s father, Allan, was a half-match, so they proceeded with the transplant.

It was a...

Vivaan’s wish brings comfort to his entire family

Vivaan is a bright seven-year-old who loves playing race car video games and is a big fan of the Disney® Pixar Cars films. Despite living with a rare genetic disorder that causes his skin to be very fragile and blister, Vivaan is a resilient kid who is perfectly happy with...

Joey’s wish helps his family look forward to a brighter future

Joey is a happy and energetic nine-year-old who loves all sports, but football tops the list of his favourites. After his leukemia diagnosis in 2013 and over three years of treatment, he is currently in clinical remission. He likes to say that he “kicked cancer’s butt”. Joey is an inspiration...

Louis' wish brings him comfort and joy

Louis loves spending time in his backyard, surrounded by beautiful trees and chirping birds. Because of his neurological disorder, Louis couldn’t stay outside for a very long time in the warmer months because he can't move well on his own and is unable to swat away bugs. Louis' medical condition has limited...

Kyle's Wish Brings Him Comfort and Joy

Kyle is a funny teenager who loves video games and watching sports. While he has the same interests as many kids his age, he has faced a lot of adversity for someone so young. At age two, Kyle's parents took him to the doctor when he became lethargic and developed...

Atticus’s Wildhood Wish Comes True

Six-year-old Atticus has a serious neurological condition and requires constant care and attention. He began having seizures at just four-and-a-half months old and continues to have several seizures a day.

“I don’t know how we do it sometimes, but we do. We put one foot in front of the other...

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