Entries by Michelle Bowren

Charlotte G., Humble, TX, 68

Charlotte was an active member of her church before she became ill.  She was diagnosed with throat cancer and after a long battle she is in remission.  Her treatment for the cancer has severely affected her teeth and she is in need of extensive dental work and dentures.  She can no longer chew solid foods […]

Kathryn C., 91, Henderson, NV

We are excited to begin planning Kathryn’s trip to Nebraska!  Thanks to our donors, we have met our fundraising goal and her wish will be granted soon. Kathryn suffered a bout of polio at a young age which caused her to lose the use of her right arm.  She never learned to drive and was […]

Linda S., 69, Kansas City, MO

We are excited to tell you that Linda will soon have her wheelchair fixed!  Thank you to all who donated! Linda is lives on her own on a fixed income. She relies on a wheelchair to get around, but the joystick on her chair is broken and she can’t afford to replace it on her […]

Helen M., 93, Hatfield, PA

UPDATE!  With the help of our donors and the generosity of All Seasons Comfort Control, Helen was given the gift of heat yesterday.  More details soon! Helen is the surviving spouse of a WWII POW in Luxembourg.  She was one of 11 children born to Austrian immigrants.  She went to school until the 6th grade […]

Diane W., 65, Helena, MT

Diane will soon receive her phone card thanks to the support of our donors! Diane volunteered as a foster grandparent with the Senior Corps.  She loved sharing her experience and compassion with children.  She also served in the Navy for four years.  She has been diagnosed with breast cancer and lives on a limited income.  She […]

2019 Veterans Wish Program

Thanks to generous donors, we were able to grant 175 wishes over the past year to senior citizens who have proudly served our country.  Our goal in 2019 is to surpass that number and grant wishes to as many elderly veterans as we can before it is too late. We need your help to make […]

Donell C., 71, Tucson, AZ

Donell volunteered at her church with catering and babysitting.  She also cared for her daughter for over a year until she passed away at the age of 38.  Donell lives on a fixed income and suffers from sever pain in her back and knees so she does not sleep well.  Her greatest wish would be […]

Celia A., 69, Charlotte, NC

Celia is a dedicated volunteer in her church community.  She especially loves volunteering for their summer programs.  She also gives her time at her local senior center.  She lives on a very limited income and wishes to replace her worn out carpet and chair.  It has been a long time since she has been able […]

Terry H., 72, Apollo, PA

Terry’s brother lives in Ohio and recently had a stroke.  Terry has not been able to see him in several years.  He is worried about him and would like to visit him but cannot afford the travel costs. Twilight Wish would like to reunite these brothers and need your help to make it happen.  We […]