Open Wishes

Thursday
Mar312016

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.

Thursday
Feb182016

Dorothy G., 78, Royal Palm Beach, FL

Thanks to a generous donation from the FT Cares Foundation, Dorothy will have her wish granted!

Dorothy gave much of her time helping her family members before they passed away. She now lives alone and has trouble getting up  from her couch due to a chronic medical condition.  She would like a lift chair to make this easier and she cannot afford one as she lives a fixed income.

Thursday
Feb182016

Constance E., 71, Farrell, PA

Constance is a volunteer with the nurses guild at her church and serves on the kitchen committee.  She is very proud of her heritage and would like to visit the new National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington DC with her granddaughter.  We need to raise $1,000 to cover the cost of the trip.  Please donate to help make this special wish come true!

Wish ID: 2887

Thursday
Jan282016

Betty K., 69, Sparks, NV

Thanks to students from the University of Nevada, Betty's wish will soon be granted!

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. 

 

Thursday
Jan282016

Hortense W., 81, Farrell, PA

Thanks to our wonderful donors including the FT Cares Foundation, Hortense will have her wish granted!

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.  

Wednesday
Dec162015

Rufus D., 82, Birmingham, AL

Thanks to a generous donor, Rufus will have his wish granted!

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.

 

 

Wednesday
Dec162015

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 a trip to have dinner at Shady MAple in Lancaster, PA .  Many of them are veterans who served in the Army, Air Force, Navy and Marines! We need to raise $700 to cover the cost of transportation and make this wish for the residents come true.

Please donate today!

Wish ID: 2579

Thursday
Dec032015

Judith P., 71, Enfield, CT

With the help of our New York Chapter and a generous donor, Judith's wish will soon come true!

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.  

Thursday
Oct082015

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!

Thursday
Aug062015

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. 
Thursday
Jun182015

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Wish ID: Donate

Sunday
Feb012015

Mercer County, Pennsylvania Chapter

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

Wish ID: MercerCo

Friday
Jan302015

Long Island, NY Chapter

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

Wish ID: LongIslandNY