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Dream Come True Stories

While, Sunshine Foundation’s most requested dream is a family trip to the Dream Village and the Orlando Attractions, Sunshine Foundation also receives many other requests as well. Sunshine Foundation’s special dreams can be anything from a celebrity meet and greet, family trip or shopping spree.

Learn more about our Dream Programs and how you can request a dream come true for a child.

We rely on your generosity to help make these childrens' dreams come true. 

Special Dreams Come True Stories

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

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

GivingTuesday

GivingTuesday

#GIVINGTUESDAY #GivingTuesday – celebrate and support giving and philanthropy! This Holiday Season, please help make children’s Dreams Come True! Sam is over 60% to his goal…donate today at https://adoptadream.org/campaigns/sam/ and help make his Dream Come True! Every $1 makes a difference! Other Ways to Support Sunshine Foundation this Holiday Season, and Throughout the Year:     Login…Continue Reading

Sunshine Ambassadors

Sunshine Ambassadors

Are you looking for online volunteer opportunities? Have you always wanted to volunteer for Sunshine Foundation in some way, but don’t live near our office in PA, our Dream Village in FL, or one of our All-Volunteer Chapters? Become a Sunshine Ambassador! Social Media Ambassador: follow us on your favorite social media sites and simply…Continue Reading

Ariel’s Dream Come True

Ariel’s Dream Come True

Ariel has Cerebral Palsy, ADHD, Asthma, Epilepsy, Developmental Delays. This dream helped Ariel to overcome some of her fears, go on rides alone and was not frightened by the characters. She even enjoyed taking pictures with the characters (especially Goofy) and holding their hands. This dream improved her level of happiness and gave her a…Continue Reading

Teagen Get’s His Dream

Teagen Get’s His Dream

Our All-Volunteer Southern Ocean Chapter did it once again!! Headed by Tom Siciliano, the S.O. Chapter held it’s 22nd Annual Flue/Bluefish Tournament. The day was perfect with not a cloud in the sky!! There were many great prizes to win and lots of wonderful treats to enjoy. The beneficiary of this event was 5 year…Continue Reading