Ruth, 86, waited decades to have her wish come true to ride in a hot air balloon. It was everything she thought it would be and more.
Mytle's wish to see Aladdin at Shea's was granted, fulfilling her dream to again experience the excitement of musical theater!
Florence, 90 years young, loves baseball. Her wish was to go to a Buffalo Bisons game and go down on the field.
Phillip wished to visit his 113 year old grandmother - the oldest person in North Carolina!
Charles is a WWII Army Veteran who served in North Africa and Italy. Charles’ wife LaRusha, nominated him for a wish he has wanted for some time…..to visit his niece in Oakland, CA.
Mary, a lover of vintage cars, wished to have a ride in a vintage convertible.
Touring the Buffalo News was #3 on Rita's "buckette list!"
For 20 years, Annie had been hoping to attend the historical African American/West African "Gullah Festival" held annually in Beaufort, SC.
Marco, an 89 year old Korean Veteran wished to see his beloved L.A. Dodgers "play ball!"
Leonard, an 81 year old Army Veteran, longed to be out on the open water again!
Mary, 94 and still an avid reader, wished for the opportunity to go on a boat ride.
Joyce, 81, is ready for adventures! Health issues have pushed her to start working on her bucket list and next up was the rapids of the Niagara River!
Ethel, 81, has been confined to her nursing home for the last two years. Her wish was to drive by her old house in the first ward and go to canalside to see all the changes.
Betty and Elaine are long time Buffalo Sabres fans. Eash of them was nominated for a wish to see a game so we paired them up and took them on the same day. They were instand friends!
Rose 93, has been steadily workin on her "bucket list" for years. Everything had been checked off of her list with the expetion of a sleigh ride.
“Jack” is a friendly, five year old Beagle mix. He is beloved by all who know him. Cindy’s wish was to get jack officially trained so she can share his love and brighten other people’s days in nursing homes and hospitals.
Helen loves to sew and uses her talent to make her own clothing, doll clothes, pillows, bags, curtains and just about anything you can think of!
Trish, a professional genealogist, is finally completing her family history books. She wanted to travel to see family on her mother’s side who would be able to share with her pictures that she had not seen, and stories she had never heard.
Manny, a Veteran who served in the army from 1947-1954, is the resident DJ at his senior apartment complex. Recently, his cd/tape player broke.
Kenneth and his sister both live locally, but with neither of them driving anymore and no family around, they only see each other about once a year.