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“I wish to go to Walt Disney World® Resort.”

Nine-year-old Eleora steals people’s hearts with her big smile. Not many people know that behind those smiles is a little Wonder Woman who has been fighting furiously with sickle-cell disease every day. Sickle-cell is a disease that causes blood disorders, stroke, swelling in hands and feet, and bacterial infection.


Dawson's Wish

When Make-A-Wish Southern Alberta wish granters first visited Dawson and his family, it was clear what his wish would be. He had been preparing for the Wish Discovery meeting by watching YouTube videos of all the scariest rides at Walt Disney World® Resort!

This appetite for adventure came as a bit...

Lincoln Wishes To go to Walt Disney World®

  • Wish kid Lincoln with his mom and dad

Lincoln, age 3, diagnosed with Treacher Collins Syndrome, wished to go to the Disney World Resort® in Florida.

Lincoln, his parents and a caregiver travelled to Florida for a trip of many firsts. His excitement began to build as they were boarding the plane for his very first flight!

At Give Kids the World Village, where...

Roman's Wish to go to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Roman wished to visit The Wizarding World of Harry Potter! After school was out he was surprised with his wish, as he had forgotten all about it during the hustle and bustle...

Nathan Wishes To go to Walt Disney World®

Nathan is 10-years-old and lives with Medulloblastoma. His wish was to go to Walt Disney World® Resort. Nathan loves rides, having fun and hanging out with his family. He couldn't wait to enjoy some time away from treatments with his family. 

The trip was an amazing experience for Nathan and the entire family....

Kayla Wishes To Meet Ariel!

Kayla is a charming six-year-old who has been diagnosed with Esophageal Atresia/Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula. 

Her wish was to meet her favourite princess, Ariel, at the Walt Disney World Resort. Kayla and her family spent a week at Give Kids The World where she was able to ride the carousel every day. "Meeting Ariel was an unforgettable...

Kaley Wishes To Meet Barney

Kaley is three years old and lives with a cardiac condition.

In March of 2013, Kaley and her family travelled to Universal Studios to meet Barney, a life-changing experience that brought Kaley's family closer and allowed her to temporarily move beyond the challenges of illness and experience the simple pleasure of being...