Wishes, Dreams & Retreats
Lighthouse Family Retreat - Serving children with cancer and their families at a seaside retreat helping them to laugh, restore family relationships and find hope in God.
The Dream Factory - The second-largest children’s wish-granting organization in the United States. The Dream Factory does not limit its mission to children who have life-threatening illness. The organization believes children with chronic illnesses and disorders also suffer from substantial emotional and physical pain. They strive to provide hope and relief from the trauma and corresponding stress and depression that both the children and their families can endure on a day-to-day basis. Doctors agree that providing a dream can improve the quality of life for these children and extend the life of a critically ill child.
Make A Wish Foundation - grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
Children's Wish Foundation International - committed to bringing joy and happiness to seriously ill children throughout the world. To date, Children's Wish Foundation International has touched the lives of children in 53 countries, providing a lifetime of memories for them and their family.
Clayton Dabney Foundation for Kids with Cancer - provides needy families, with children in the last stages of terminal cancer, assistance in creating everlasting memories. The assistance is arranged through the parents and is anonymous to the child.
Nicki Leach Foundation - provides high school and college age students (age 16 – 25) with cancer the opportunity to enjoy normal or extraordinary activities they might otherwise not be able to afford.
Give Kids The World - fulfills the wishes of all children with life-threatening illnesses and their families from around the world to experience a memorable, joyful, cost-free visit to the Central Florida attractions, and to enjoy the magic of Give Kids The World Village for as long as there is a need.
Kids Wish Network - grants wishes to kids between the ages of 3 and 18 who are battling life-threatening conditions.
The Marty Lyons Foundation fulfills the special wishes of children ages 3 to 17, who have been diagnosed as having a terminal or life threatening illness by providing and arranging special wish requests.