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.


Jean S., Telford, PA, 82 

Jean worked as a cleaning woman for residents at a long term care facility for many years.  She wold go above and beyond for them by running errands for them at no cost.  She has also gone above and beyond for many family members over the years. She supported her nephew when he returned from serving in Iraq and suffered from PTSD, she housed her grand niece while she was student teaching and provided free childcare for her son when he was in need.

Jean suffered from encephalitis when she was very young which cause hearing loss.  She now needs specialized hearing aids that she cannot afford.  We need to raise $2,600 to cover the cost of them.  Please help make Jean's wish come true and donate today!

Wish ID: 3272


Carl H., Pottstown, PA, 82

Mr. Hilborn served in the PA Army National Guard as a cook.  He really enjoyed preparing the meals for his fellow soldiers.  He spent the rest of his working career as a truck driver.  He also volunteered to assist victims of Hurricane Agnes.  He currently needs a motorized scooter to remain independent and mobile.  He had one but it broke and cannot be repaired.  He lives on a fixed income and cannot afford to buy one on his own.  We need to raise $1,000 to make this simple wish come true.  Please donate today to make a difference in this deserving veteran's life.  

Wish ID: 3248


Donnie R., 73, Sylacauga, AL

Donnie, 73, worked in a textile mill for almost 40 years where the loud machines he was exposed to caused severe hearing loss and nerve damage in his left ear. He feels isolated because he cannot hear and understand when people are talking. He is need of a hearing aid in his right ear. Due to his limited income, he cannot afford this on his own. We want to raise $1,500 to make his simple wish come true. Please donate today!

Wish ID: 3132


Maine Chapter Donations

Donations will be used for granting wishes to seniors living in Maine.

Wish ID: Maine


Marcia C., 72, Niles, MI

Marcia has done so much for others in her life.  She has volunteered her time planting the annual garden for her church, cooked for and served food at a soup kitchen every week and helped paint her local Habitat for Humanity ReStore.  She also served as an advisor for a youth fellowship and taught Sunday School.  

Marcia has had some health issues and her sister is always there to help her.Her greatest wish would be to travel back to Venice, FL with her sister where she used to live.  She says she "loves Venice with all her heart and just wants to see it once more."  We need to raise $1,400 to make this wish come true.  Please donate today!

Wish ID: 3160


Troy S., 69, Oxford, MS

Troy has served his community as a pastor for 27 years.  He is battling multiple myeloma cancer which has affected his ability to walk and he now spends most of his time at home.  He would love to go to Gatlinburg, TN to see the mountains and breathe in the fresh air. This trip would help to lift his spirits and enjoy some time with his wife.  They cannot afford to take the trip on their own.  To make his wish come true, we need to raise $2,000 to cover the cost of travel and lodging. Please donate today!

Wish ID: 3030



Kathryn C., 89, Henderson, NV

Kathryn will be turning 90 years old in March.  She has been been researching her heritage and has expressed she would love to revisit her childhood hometown in Nebraska.  She wants to trace her roots and see the places she grew up going to.  She hasn't been back there in over 60 years.  She suffered from polio at an early age causing her to have some paralysis.  She has been limited in many daily activities since then.  She lives on a limited income and cannot afford this trip on her own.  We would love to send her back to Nebraska to celebrate her birthday.  We need to raise $2,300 to cover the travel expenses for her and her son.  Please donate to help make her Twilight Wish come true!

Wish ID: 3084


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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