THE IMPACT OF A WISH
The Texas Gulf Coast and Louisiana chapter fulfills upward of 500 wishes a year. Studies show, the wish experience is a vital part of a child’s battle against critical illness and is a powerful force for creating stronger communities.
89% of parents observed an increase in wish-kids’ emotional strength and overall health status.
81% of parents observed an increased willingness by their wish-kids to comply with difficult medical treatments.
97% of parents said the wish experience strengthened their families and gave them the opportunity to be a “normal” family again.
91% of volunteers and 94% of wish parents expressed a deeper commitment to philanthropy and volunteering.
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