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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.

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Special Dreams Come True Stories

98th Operation Dreamlift

98th Operation Dreamlift

Thank You to the Mercer County All-Volunteer Chapter of the Sunshine Foundation, Miami Air International, New Jersey State Police, local and county law enforcement and fire departments, sponsors, supporters and all the wonderful volunteers that made the 98th #operationdreamlift to the Magic Kingdom a huge success!!! Watch news footage from 6 ABC Action News, Fox…Continue Reading

Dream Request Video

Dream Request Video

Kate Sample, Sunshine Foundation President, shares information about the criteria and procedure to Request a Dream for a child with chronic, life-long special needs. Please visit www.sunshinefoundation.org for more information and click on Request a Dream. Thank you to BAYADA Home Health Care for helping create this informative video!Continue Reading

Jibril’s Dream Come True

Jibril’s Dream Come True

Jibril 14, with Ring 18 chromosome recently had her dream trip to the Central Florida Theme Parks with her family! During her trip, she got to go on the Safari at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and was involved in the Lion King Show! “It was great for the whole family to spend time together outside of…Continue Reading

Draven’s Dream Come True

Draven’s Dream Come True

Draven who is 4-years-old and is diagnosed with global developmental delay. Draven came down to Central Florida with his parents for his dream trip to visit Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld Orlando, and LEGOLAND Florida. “He has been more outgoing and more connected to what’s around him.” Special thank you to Sea World Orlando, Universal Orlando…Continue Reading

Yamilette’s Dream Trip!

Yamilette’s Dream Trip!

Yamilette, 16 with low functioning autism, received her Dream Come True thanks to Next Level Trainings. Next Level Trainings told Yamilette that her Dream was coming true at the base of One World Trade Center, when it was lit up yellow for Sunshine Foundation. Thank you to everyone who helped make Yamilette’s Dream Come True!…Continue Reading

Alexiana’s Dream Trip to Disneyland!

Alexiana’s Dream Trip to Disneyland!

Alexiana, 11 with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy with spastic quadriplegia received her Dream Come True Trip to Disneyland thanks to Sunshine Foundation Volunteer Carol Fazzini!   “Lexi particularly loved the rides that were adapted for her wheelchair and the characters. It was a truly memorable trip, thank you so very much for making Lexi’s dream come true!”…Continue Reading

Blayne’s Dream Comes True!

Blayne’s Dream Comes True!

Blayne 13 with low functioning autism, was supposed to go on his Dream Trip in October, but unfortunately had to go into the hospital and wasn’t able to go to Central Florida. This weekend, Blayne finally went on his Dream Come True Trip thanks to The Wharf Bar & Grill. We take all credit cards!!…Continue Reading