Category Archives: Dream Come True Stories

Resort Retreat

Resort Retreat

When Tyler’s original dream of a cruise was canceled due to COVID, his family made alternate
vacation plans to an autism-friendly resort! “Thank you Sunshine Foundation for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. This place has been hands down amazing with my son. Tyler has had the most amazing vacation ever!” –Megan, Tyler’s mom

Tyler, 16, with low-functioning autism, enjoyed the beach, swimming with
dolphins, and an overall wonderful vacation with his family!

Thank you to the Atlantic Spring Company for making Tyler’s Dream Come True!

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

Leo’s New Stroller

Leo’s New Stroller

Leo is loving his new adaptive stroller from his Special Dream request from Sunshine Foundation! Eight-year-old Leo with cerebral palsy can now get around so much easier. “Thank you so much!! He looks so happy and comfortable in his new stroller! Can’t thank you enough!” –Leos’ mom, Jaqueline. Thank you to the generous donors who…Continue Reading

Music Dreams Coming True

Music Dreams Coming True

Christianna has a unique dream request of recording her music. Her mom describes her passion for music, “Ever since Christianna was a young child, she always loved to sing. As she got older, her musical talents flourished, and she began composing her own songs and music. It has always been a dream of Christianna’s to…Continue Reading

Gerald’s NASCAR Dream

Gerald’s NASCAR Dream

NASCAR fan Gerald had the time of his life visiting the Bristol Motor Speedway during his dream trip to Tennessee! Gerald’s mom said, “We had a wonderful trip to Tennessee. Jerry had a blast, he even got to watch part of the truck race! Thank you, Sunshine Foundation, for making his dream come true!” Gerald,…Continue Reading

William’s Gaming Package

William’s Gaming Package

William loves his new Xbox! “Thanks so much for making William’s wish come true. With his new gaming chair, William has started sitting up straighter rather than sitting on the floor. His first word after seeing his wish, was “Wow!” He had fun waiting on packages to come in the mail and was even more…Continue Reading

Alexis’ Real Dolls

Alexis’ Real Dolls

Alexis, with severe intellectual disability, was thrilled to be able to purchase real baby dolls and lots of accessories thanks to her shopping spree wish. Thank you to the many supporters who enabled Alexis’ Dream to Come True: Glory Days Grill Golf Tournament, Kathy Davis Studio, and Tricky Tray Fundraiser. “Alexis loves her babies and…Continue Reading