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Swimming Pool for Nevaeh

Swimming Pool for Nevaeh

Nevaeh is making a splash in her new pool! “Nevaeh is going to love the pool when she can get in it, she will be ready for summer! We can’t thank you enough!” — Nevaeh’s mom Eight-year-old Nevaeh, who has spina bifida, received her new above-ground pool over the winter and couldn’t wait until summer to…Continue Reading

“A” Top-Rated Earned from CharityWatch

“A” Top-Rated Earned from CharityWatch

We are proud to earn an “A” Top-Rated 501(c)3 status from CharityWatch, the nation’s strictest charity rating service. This makes Sunshine Foundation the highest rated wish-granting organization serving the terminally or chronically ill in the United States! With the support of our Board of Directors and Volunteers, we work hard for this distinction by carefully…Continue Reading

Dream Trip to Florida for Cora!

Dream Trip to Florida for Cora!

“Everything was a marvelous adventure for Cora. She wanted her picture taken with every character she saw!” – Cora’s Mom Cora, who is a victim of trauma and has microcephaly, recently had her Dream Trip to Florida wish come true thanks to The Batchelor Foundation! Fifteen-year-old Cora loved the boat and train rides, seeing Harry…Continue Reading

New iPad for Nathan

New iPad for Nathan

“Nathan would like to Thank You Very Much for this Gift! Nathan loves and appreciates his new iPad and accessories. He primarily loves to use his new iPad for taking videos and pictures of the things important to him in everyday life.  He also loves to watch YouTube for ‘Thomas and Friends’ videos and Geico…Continue Reading

Shopping Spree

Shopping Spree

Six-year-old Caden, diagnosed with acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, was thrilled to receive his dream wish for a shopping spree. His family was able to purchase necessary items such as storage for medical equipment, clothes, and bedding along with plenty of fun toys and entertainment items. Caden’s mom said, “Thanks to you all, Caden has more storage…Continue Reading

Keziah’s MacBook Pro

Keziah’s MacBook Pro

Keziah, age 16, with bilateral osteochondral defect is enjoying her new MacBook Pro thanks to Sunshine Foundation.  “On behalf of my family, we want to say thanks to the Sunshine Foundation for providing my daughter, Keziah, with her new Apple MacBook Pro. Homeschooling has now become our new normal and Keziah will be using her MacBook for her schoolwork as well as…Continue Reading

Teens Helping Kids

Teens Helping Kids

Purchase a stocking stuffer and help Sunshine Foundation at the same time! During November and December, all mask and merchandise profits from Power of Blue will be donated to the Sunshine Foundation. Power of Blue is a nonprofit organization that seeks to bring like-minded teens together who want to get involved and make a difference. Shop MasksContinue Reading

Local Attractions & Activities

Local Attractions & Activities

Dream come true! Fifteen-year-old Ethan, diagnosed with PTSD from trauma, wished to visit local attractions & activities. Ethan was able to experience great family time as well as purchase a gaming system for some socially distanced entertainment. Ethan’s grandmother and guardian said, “Ethan has had a lot of struggles lately. It was nice to be…Continue Reading

New Playset for Jerry

New Playset for Jerry

Ten-year-old Jerry is enjoying his new therapeutic playset!  Jerry, diagnosed with hydrocephalus, received his wish for a customized playset.  Instead of traditional swings, Jerry’s family was able to replace them with therapy swings.      Jerry’s mom said, “Jerry is really enjoying the playset. Having his own playset is the best.  Climbing and moving around is…Continue Reading

Nathanael’s Shopping Spree Dream Come True!

Nathanael’s Shopping Spree Dream Come True!

Nathanael is all smiles with his new sneakers! This fall, just in time for Nathanael’s 13th birthday, he received his wish for a shopping spree through the Sunshine Foundation.  Nathanael, who suffers from trauma, said, “I was very happy and excited to be able to buy things I wanted. The two pairs of sneakers in…Continue Reading