Tag Archives: Make-A-Wish

Make-A-Wish Family “Kicked Out” of Disney Park

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A “devastated” aunt took to TikTok this week to share her nephew’s “terrible” Make-A-Wish experience at Disneyland Resort. The Make-A-Wish Foundation sponsors life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses, and The Walt Disney Company has spent 40 years granting more than 145,000 wishes alongside the organization. TikToker @mothermayyyi went on a Make-A-Wish trip to Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure ...

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Make-a-Wish Kid Allegedly Denied Wheelchair and “Kicked out” of Disney Park

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The aunt of a Make-A-Wish Kid has taken to TikTok to share a startling rundown of their not-so-magical Disney experience. TikTok user @mothermayyyi recently took to the social media platform to share a disheartening and unexpected experience they had during their visit to Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California. In her TikTok video, she recounted a series of unfortunate incidents that ...

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The Heartwarming ‘Once Upon a Wish Party’ at Disney World

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Make-A-Wish and Disney have done it again with another unforgettable experience. Disney’s Once Upon a Wish Party was held this weekend at Walt Disney World. The partnership between Make-A-Wish and The Walt Disney Company “has made a remarkable 150,000 Disney wishes come true for children facing critical illnesses and their families,” Disney details. Once Upon a Wish Party has been ...

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Mickey Mouse Takes a Special Trip to Local Hospital

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Mickey Mouse took some time off from his usual Park appearances for a special visit. Disney is familiar with spreading magic and granting extra happiness to children who need it. So it is no surprise that the mouse that started it all took a trip to a different kind of “campus”. Over the weekend, Mickey Mouse visited Nemours Children’s Health in ...

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From Cancer Survivor to Cast Member

Make a Wish Kid Hugs Mickey at Disneyland

Disneyland Resort celebrated World Wish Day on April 29, 2023. The date marks the anniversary of the first wish that inspired the organization’s founding in 1980. To honor the Make-A-Wish foundation and the first two wish kids, Disneyland Park dedicated three of its Main Street, U.S.A. windows and decorated them accordingly. RELATED: Disney World Hosts Royal Ball for Make-A-Wish Colin’s Story ...

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Disney World Hosts Royal Ball for Make-A-Wish

Mickey Mouse with Make a Wish Child

During World Princess Week, Aug. 21-26, Walt Disney World is hosting a special event for Wish families. RELATED: New Disney License Plate Raises Funds for Make-A-Wish Once Upon A Wish Party The unique engagement, called “Once Upon A Wish Party,” is a full-day affair filled with magical surprises and enchanting adventures. This extraordinary event has been designed explicitly for wish families. ...

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New Disney License Plate Raises Funds for Make-A-Wish

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Disney and Make-A-Wish teamed up for World Wish Day this past weekend. As part of the celebration, the wish of 16-year-old Mikayla from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, was granted. She received a memorable trip to Walt Disney World, including being Grand Marshals in the Festival of Fantasy Parade down Main Street, U.S.A. and staying overnight in the Cinderella Castle suite. ...

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World Wish Day Helps Dreams Come True for Sick Children

Mickey Mouse with Make a Wish Child

Make-A-Wish was founded based on the idea that children with critical illnesses deserve a chance to have their dreams come true. The organization’s hope is that these life-changing experiences can bring about a renewed sense of optimism and positively impact the lives of sick children and their families. Throughout the years, Disney has partnered with Make-A-Wish on many occasions. It ...

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Here’s Why ‘Overpaying’ for Disney Products Actually Does Good

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Isn’t it frustrating how Disney-licensed merchandise always seems to come with a steep price tag? This especially rings true when you’re visiting a Disney vacation destination like a Disney Resort or one of several existing theme park locations. The agony of paying extra for more mundane items, like an overpriced bottle of water or a themed snack item, is already ...

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