Right now, over 500 children in the UK are waiting for their wish to come true.

Some have been waiting for years. Some may not have long left.

Join us and light up the darkness for these children.

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Wish stories

Take a look at just some of the amazing wishes you've helped us grant.

Wish Granted

Abi

12 yrs

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

"I wish to have a shopping spree in Chester"

Wish Granted

Amber

12 yrs

Batten disease

"I wish to be a princess in my own castle"

Wish Granted

Chloe

16 yrs

Dyskeratosis congenita

"I wish to go to the James Bond premiere in London"

Wish Granted

Zakk

7 yrs

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia

"I wish to have a PS5 Games Console"

Wish Granted

Eloise

14 yrs

DiGeorge Syndrome

"I wish to have a Mr Men themed birthday party"

Wish Granted

Darshan

14 yrs

Brain tumour

"I wish to have home gym equipment"

Wish Granted

James

16 yrs

Ewing sarcoma

"I wish to have my drawings published in a comic series"

News & stories

Catch up on the latest news and happenings.

‘Critically ill children have been waiting long enough’

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Reflecting on the two year anniversary of lockdown

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DARE TO SAY YES - Inspo from a “Miracle Man”

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Running motivation: Six top tips from a #WishHero

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