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                 The Original Wish Granting Organization

Sunshine Foundation's sole purpose is to answer the dreams of chronically ill, seriously ill, physically challenged and abused children, ages three to eighteen, whose families cannot fulfill their requests due to the financial strain that child's illness may cause.

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Dream Village Dreams
The Dream Village is located just outside the Orlando attractions. The Village is
a fairy tale themed oasis where are children who wish to visit the Orlando attractions
stay with their families. Below are some stories of children who
have stayed at the Dream Village!

Click here for more information about the Dream Village Village

Grace's Dream
"It was a life changing experience for all of us, until now our vacations were trips to the hospital for surgeries and therapy. For the first time it was just to a time to have fun!"
- Lee Mom of Grace, 10 with Cerebral Palsy

Grace's mom went on to say that their time at the Dream Village was "a breathtaking experience to share with Grace and her twin sister along with her older sister...
a vacation dream that we could never have taken without the SunshineFoundation.

Brady's Dream

"This trip is something I could never provide for him. He had 4 days filled with
what he loves most... water, sunshine and lots of animals while in a calm and peaceful place!" -Brady's Mom

Brady is 14 and diagnosed with CNS malformation, Lennox Gastaut siezure disorder and cerebral palsy. Brady is missing parts of the brain that helps with movement and cannot move in his own.  Sunshine sent Brady on a Dream Come True trip to Sunshine Foundation's Dream Village and Discovery Cove because he loves animals! Click here to read his full story in the Elk Grove Citizen.

Christopher's Dream Village Dream

"Our trip was awesome. My children did not want to leave. They wish they could live at the Dream Village!" Mom of Christopher, Age 15 with cerebral palsy

Kaylin's Dream Village Dream

Meet Sunshine Foundation's first Dream Village Dreamer in 2013! Kaylin is 6 years old and diagnosed with arthogryposis. Her dream was sponsored by the RunWalkBark for Dreams!

Jimmy Visits the Dream Village!

Jimmy, 18 years old with cerebral palsy, recently had his dream of a family trip to the Dream Village and Central FL attractions answered! His mom said, "We were able to enjoy our vacation together because we were all together under one roof and had a great time!"

Raymond and Sanaya's Dream!

10 year old Raymond and 5 year old Sanaya, both with Spastic Quadriplegia, enjoyed 5 beautiful days at the Sunshine Foundation Dream Village along with their parents. "Thank you for making us feel at home, we all had a blast!"

Hannah is 8 years old and has Cerebral Palsy. Hannah and her family received a dream come true trip to the Dream Village to visit the local theme parks! Also in this photo is Sean, who is 10 years old and has Severe Autism. Sean and his family also stayed at the Dream Village!

Quenton is 12 years old and has Mitochondrial Myopathy. It was his dream to go on a trip to the Dream Village to visit the Orlando attractions!
Quenton's trip and more pictures are featured in our Sunshine Stories here

Amber is seen here with her family at Sunshine Foundation's Dream Village. Amber and her family received a dream trip to the Florida Theme Parks through Sunshine Foundation. Amber is 8 years old and has Cerebral Palsy. She is from New Castle, DE. Amber's dream was sponsored by the New Castle County Chapter's Annual Sunshine Scramble Golf Tournament!

Gaven and his family were sent on a dream vacation to visit the Orlando attractions. Gaven and his family stayed at Sunshine Foundation's Dream Village! He is from West Chester, PA. Gaven is
5 years old and has Oromandibular Limb Hypogenesis.