Mary & Cheryl Reconnect to Make Art

Mary & Cheryl Reconnect to Make Art

After spending the pandemic apart from each other, Mary’s wish was to reunite her close friend Cheryl to do what they loved most—make art together! The pair attended a workshop to explore the technique of watercolor batik painting under the instruction of a professional artist.

David Rides Again

David Rides Again

David spent his retirement exploring the country on the back of his motorcycle. But two years ago, an accident changed his life forever, and he has not been on a motorcycle since. Wish of a Lifetime was honored to get David back on the road at the famous Circuit of The Americas in Austin, TX.

Donald Takes a Railway Ride on the Edge

Donald Takes a Railway Ride on the Edge

For many, a love for the mountains is a passion that lasts a lifetime. That’s been the case for Donald, who has spent much of his life living “on the razor’s edge.” Wish of a Lifetime was honored to help summit another peak— this time, by riding the rails on the historic Mount Washington Cog Railway.

Alba Gets Back Out to the Ball Game

Alba Gets Back Out to the Ball Game

Wish Stories Alba Gets Back Out to the Ball Game With the bright sun overhead, imagine a green sea of grass so fresh that you can smell it. Then, the sharp crack of the bat—and the crowd cheers wildly from the stands! For a true baseball fan, nothing quite compares to...
Jeri Gets Back Behind the Handlebars

Jeri Gets Back Behind the Handlebars

Wish Stories Jeri Gets Back Behind the Handlebars When was the last time you rode a bike? A bike ride is a fun way to see the sights in a new city, get some exercise, or spend quality time outside with family and friends. For some, bike commuting is an eco-friendly...
Patrick Jams with Johnny Sansone

Patrick Jams with Johnny Sansone

Wish Stories Patrick Jams with Johnny Sansone There’s a music venue in New Orleans that’s so iconic it even has its own shade of yellow. That would be “Tipitina’s yellow,” the bright banana-yellow exterior of the local cultural landmark...
Mario and Lucina Visit the Denver Botanic Gardens

Mario and Lucina Visit the Denver Botanic Gardens

 Mario and Lucina are best friends living in the same community in Denver, Colorado. Mario, who was born and raised in Denver, Colorado, has shown immense signs of resiliency throughout his life. Growing up, he experienced some tough times as a child, but fondly...
Trudy’s Sewing Day

Trudy’s Sewing Day

Ninety-seven-year-old Trudy has always been passionate about creating something from nothing. Trudy grew up in a family with 12 sisters and took on the role as family seamstress at a young age, spending countless hours sewing clothing for her and her sisters. As she...