I Wish To Have

Together, we create life-changing wishes tor children with critical illnesses. When a wish is granted, a child replaces fear with confidence, sadness with joy and anxiety with hope.

Scarlett
Scarlett’s Story

Scarlett is a bubbly five-year-old with an infectious smile and charming personality. But she has faced more challenges than most children her age.    Scarlett was born with her liver, stomach, ...Read More

katrina
Katrina’s story

Katrina is an inspiring, energetic 17 year-old, who doesn’t let her diagnosis get in the way of living her life to the fullest. When she was faced with a cancer ...Read More

Zackery’s
Zackery’s story 

Zack was diagnosed with B-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma. This type of cancer occurs when healthy B-cells change into fast-growing cancer cells. The cancer cells can duplicate and overwhelm healthy cells before ...Read More

summer pierson
Summer’s Story

16 year-old Summer was diagnosed with lymphoma in December of 2021. While going through treatments, Summer found out she was getting a wish granted. Dreaming of her wish helped to ...Read More

Janani Thiruneelakandan
Janani’s Story

Six-year-old Janani was just four-years-old when she was diagnosed with cancer. She had to undergo surgery to try to remove her tumour, radiation, six rounds of immunotherapy, and five rounds ...Read More

eyyanna
Elyanna’s story

Elyanna is a radiant young girl with a big heart who likes to be surrounded by the love of her family. Unfortunately, Elyanna not only had to struggle with kidney ...Read More

jasper campbell
Jasper’s Story

Nine-year-old Jasper was diagnosed with a brain tumour before he turned two. Jasper spent many dark and trying days in the hospital, after he relapsed twice. As a result of ...Read More

hunter bernicky
Hunter’s Story

Hunter’s health journey began before he was born. At only two-years-old, he was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder. Today, six-year-old Hunter relies on specific medication to deal with daily ...Read More

ty
Ty’s Story

Ty was born with a heart condition, neuromuscular syndrome and scoliosis. Despite numerous hospital trips and surgeries, including a 12-hour surgery in 2022, Ty remains resilient.  Through it all, his natural ...Read More

ela
ELA’S STORY

Four-year-old Ela is living with a nervous system disorder. Ela’s diagnosis makes her muscles stiff with spastic movements, and speech can be difficult. Ela relies on physical and occupational therapy ...Read More

brandon
Brandon’s Story

Brandon loves watching hockey and cheering on his favourite team, the Boston Bruins. He has a great sense of humour and enjoys watching comedy and action movies and gaming on ...Read More

Jacob
Jacob’s Wish Story

Jacob is a typical 11-year-old boy who loves to hang out with his friends and twin brother and play video games. He especially loves sports like basketball and football and ...Read More

Chloe
Chloe’s Wish Story

Born prematurely, Chloe has been dealing with congenital heart disease throughout her young life in addition to other medical challenges like chronic lung disease and impaired hearing.    A dog lover ...Read More

rebecca
Rebecca’s Story

Rebecca was diagnosed with stage 4 lymphoma in June 2020. She started chemotherapy shortly after receiving her diagnosis, lasting for three months. Then in October, Rebecca started radiotherapy for two ...Read More

kallie
Kallie’s Story

Kallie is quick on her toes. The athlete is passionate about basketball, but also excels at volleyball, badminton, skiing, hiking, and rock climbing. The 16-year-old’s favourite ice cream flavour is ...Read More

Noah
Noah’s Story

Noah was diagnosed with a brain tumour when he was eight years old. He underwent a nine-hour brain surgery and learned that he had a very rare and aggressive central ...Read More

Aeriyle's
Aeriyle’s Story

Aeriyle was just five years old when her and her family received the news that she had leukemia. She started an intense chemotherapy treatment protocol and with the support of ...Read More

cerise
Cerise’s Story

Cerise was diagnosed with Osteosarcoma (bone cancer) in January 2020. She endured nine months of chemotherapy and an 18-hour surgery where they took out her right elbow joint and humerus ...Read More

Allie's Story
Allie’s Story

Allie is a bright and gregarious six-year-old who loves to spread ‘sunshine’ throughout her neighbourhood as she rides around in her battery-operated SUV, greeting everyone with a big smile and ...Read More

Shailyne’s
Shailyne’s Story

Shailyne was your typical 17-year-old girl who binged all her favourite shows, listened to her favourite music, indulged in her favourite foods and enjoyed being creative with drawing and playing the ...Read More

makayla
Makayla’s Story

Makayla, an 18-year-old, first year college student loves spending time in nature, animals, reading and music. She also has a twin sister, Carly. When Makayla was 15 years old, she ...Read More

peyton
Peyton’s Story

Peyton is four years old and loves to play with her dolls and toys. She also loves rainbows and unicorns. When she was two years old, Peyton was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder and ...Read More

carly
Carly’s Story

Carly, an 18-year-old, first year university student loves anything to do with music, kayaking, canoeing and hiking. She also has a twin sister, Makayla. It was only a couple years ago, after ...Read More

tristan
Tristan’s Story

Five-year old Tristan loves Robert Munsch books, sour Skittles and playing soccer. He is living with a blood disorder which means that Tristan’s blood does not clot on its own. Tristan lives ...Read More

Éloïze’s
Éloïze’s Story

Éloïze is a courageous 13-year-old girl who inspires everyone around her. She has a passion for cooking, fashion and art. She is the youngest of three children and is already five times an aunt! When Éloïze was three years old, she was diagnosed with ...Read More

Gianni
Gianni’s Story

Four-year-old Gianni loves reggae music and the ukulele. He is a huge Hot Wheels enthusiast and owns over 400 Hot Wheels cars (his dad would get him one for every ...Read More

lilah
Lilah’s Story

Seventeen-year-old Lilah is ambitious, loves watching Netflix, spending time with her friends and working out. Although she started experiencing symptoms of a chronic illness at the age of 15, she continued ...Read More

CHARLOTTE’
Charlotte’s Story

Charlotte is an extremely creative and inquisitive seven-year-old who loves learning about all things science, especially the solar system. She enjoys participating in Girl Guides and loves to go camping and play soccer. Charlotte was ...Read More

Xander’s
Xander’s Backyard makeover!

Xander loves to play basketball and spend time with his family. He’s a protective big brother who would do anything for his two little brothers. At age 13, Xander was ...Read More

Louis
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 ...Read More

Nicole
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 ...Read More

Laurence
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 ...Read More

Jayden
Our 25,000th Wish: King Jay

We recently granted our historic 25,000th wish to Jayden from Edmonton, Alberta. Growing up as an avid athlete, 18-year-old Jayden had a love for team sports – particularly basketball. In ...Read More

Kwayza
Kwayza’s Equestrian Wish

Shortly before March break, 15-year-old Kwayza began experiencing severe joint pain, had difficulty walking and chronic nausea. Following a bone marrow test, doctors confirmed that Kwayza had acute lymphoblastic leukemia, ...Read More