Open Wishes


Please Note: Twilight Wish Foundation is registered in Pennsylvania as a nonprofit corporation and is a public charity exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donations made to grant open wishes are tax deductible. Twilight Wish Foundation will make every effort to ensure that donated funds go to the wish of your choice. If this is not possible, we will apply the funds to the most urgent and similar wish open at the time. Twilight Wish Foundation has final decision-making authority over the use of all donations.


Betty K., 69, Sparks, NV

Betty devoted most of her life raising her disabled daughter and other children on her own.  She lives alone has difficulty getting in and out of her chair and would love to have a lift one to make it easier for her. To make her wish come true, we need to raise $800.  Please donate today!

Wish ID: 2582


Hortense W., 81, Farrell, PA

Hortense lost four great-grandchildren tragically in a house fire many years ago.  The family was never able to afford a grave stone for them. Her greatest wish is to get one.  We need to raise to $1,000 to make this touching wish come true.


Wish ID: 2588


Rufus D., 82, Birmingham, AL

Rufus has been a well respected member and deacon of his church for over 15 years. He volunteers at their Clothes and Food Closet each week.  He enjoys sorting the items and helping others find what they need. He is also active at the facility he lives in.  He loves to read and participates in book club.  He welcomes new residents and helps get them involved in activities like their weekly sing-a-long.

He wishes to have a laptop computer of his own and to learn how to use it.  He would love to continue to learn new things and would like to take an online class.

We need to raise $600 to make his wish come true.  Please donate today!


Wish ID: 2570


Thelma J., 78, Birmingham, AL

Thelma teaches weekly Bible Study in the facility where she lives and  serves on the Board of her Resident's Association. She volunteers each week at a thrift store which benefits the supportive services for other seniors in her residence. She recently lost her sister and nephew and the grief has been overwhelming.  She has the need now more than ever to visit her son and grandchildren who live in Boston.  

We need to raise $400 to cover the cost of her travel expenses to Boston.  Please donate to make her wish come true!

Wish ID: 2569


Mosser Nursing Home Residents, Trexlertown, PA

The Activities Department of the Mosser Nursing Home works to keep their residents happy and healthy with daily activities that stimulate them physically and mentally.  They have a very minimal budget and would love to provide musical therapy for the residents.  Many of them are veterans who served in the Army, Air Force, Navy and Marines! We need to raise $1,200 to make this wish for the residents come true.

Please donate today!

Wish ID: 2579


Judith P., 71, Enfield, CT

Judith served in the Medical Corps of the U.S. Army as a physical therapist.  She belonged to the American Legion after her military service and participated in many activities that helped other veterans.  She currently resides in a nursing home and is wheelchair bound.  She cannot navigate her residence without assistance because she only has a manual wheelchair.  Her wish is for a heavy duty power chair.  We need to raise $4,000 to make her wish come true.  Please donate today!

Wish ID: 2563


Roxann T., 72, Erie, CO

Thanks to some generous donors, Roxann's wish will be granted!

Roxann is a former teacher who served as a Navy Ombudsman for her husband's command for 18 years. She also volunteered as a Girl Scout troop leader and at the S.P.C.A.  She and her husband would love to attend their nephew's wedding in April in California.  It would be extra special because he is getting married on the same day as they did 40 years ago!


Carol D., 69, Bensalem, PA

Thanks to the generosity of the Legacy Foundation, Carol will soon have her wish granted!
Carol is involved in her church’s clothing ministry and healing room. She has also provided chaplain services as a volunteer at her local hospital. She is in need of extensive dental work that she cannot afford on her fixed income. 

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Wish ID: Donate


Mercer County, Pennsylvania Chapter

Donations will be used for granting wishes to Mercer County, Pennsylvania seniors.

Wish ID: MercerCo


Long Island, NY Chapter

Donations will be used for granting wishes to Long Island, NY County seniors.

Wish ID: LongIslandNY