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How I Own Cerebral Palsy

How I Own Cerebral Palsy

Carmen, diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy, was recently granted a dream request by the Sunshine Foundation for financial assistance to have her book, “How I Own Cerebral Palsy” published. The original wish-granting organization, the Sunshine Foundation answers the dreams of children living with life-long chronic illnesses, physical challenges, or the trauma of abuse. Carmen had a very special…Continue Reading

Katherine’s Special Dream Was to Own a Bike.

Katherine’s Special Dream Was to Own a Bike.

Katherine, age 16, diagnosed with low-functioning autism and ADHD. Katherine’s Special dream was to own a bike.  “Katie has wanted to ride a bike for as long as I can remember. The problem is she can’t do it. It’s one of those things that is just too hard for her. Katie has low-functioning autism, ADHD &…Continue Reading

Thanks to Lord’s Church at Lake Henry for helping Kylie with her dream come true!

Thanks to Lord’s Church at Lake Henry for helping Kylie with her dream come true!

Kylie, age 10 diagnosed with Hypoglycemia, Ehlers-Danios Syndrome. Her special dream was to go to the beach to collect shells to make stuff with, she’s very creative. She can’t wait to go swimming; she is a sweet little girl who loves sparkles and has a huge heart for others.   “We want to thank The Sunshine foundation and the generous…Continue Reading

Briella’s Aqua-tot Dream Come True!

Briella’s Aqua-tot Dream Come True!

Briella age 7, from Willow Grove, PA diagnosed with Down Syndrome. Briella loves to run, jump, climb, and explore. A fearless escape-artist, Briella is drawn to water. She also likes to sing and paint. Briella’s dream is to attend Aqua-Tots swim school where she can receive specialized individual swimming and water-safety instruction.   Thanks to Boscov’s, DRPA, The Wireless…Continue Reading