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Wish Kids Then and Now

Our wish kids go through many trials and tribulations along their journeys and keep fighting so they can live life to the fullest. When a wish comes true for one of our wish kids, they remember the experience forever and what impact it made upon their lives.

Alex runs towards his dream

Alex - I can do anything

Alex was diagnosed with Epithelial Sarcoma after finding a bump on the arch of his foot in June 2008. He was about to enter 3rd grade and his life got turned upside down. To this day, he does not let this define him. It makes him stronger inside and out.

Learn more about   Alex - I can do anything
Robin now


On hot days ice creams sounds great to everyone. As the boss of the ice cream mand, Robin helped his friends cool off by offering them free ice cream

Robin helps his friends by giving them ice cream!
Anthony posing in front of a scenic view on his Wish trip.


Anthony is a goal-driven guy who says, “never lose the will to fight because only then is when you truly lost.”

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Heidi smiles through her battle with cancer


Heidi lives an adventurous life.

Harrison smiles for the camera


When one person has cancer, it feels like everyone has cancer

Tala gets her face painted during her wish trip at Disney World


In the words of Tala, “Never Give Up,” because you never know what will happen in life like growing taller or gaining stronger
eye sight.

Anna and Tala enjoying a school fair in 2009

Tala and Anna

“Friends don’t let friends fight cancer alone”

Anna works at the Make-A-Wish office during her summer 2016 internship


Anna is a determined, goal driven girl who says you can accomplish anything if you believe in your dreams

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Make-A-Wish® Texas Gulf Coast & Louisiana
12625 Southwest Freeway
Stafford, TX 77477
(281) 491-9474

Make-A-Wish® Texas Gulf Coast & Louisiana, Louisiana Office
3340 Severn Avenue
Suite 350
Metairie, LA 70002
(504) 846-9474
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