Entries by Michelle Bowren

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 […]

O’Rita T., 71, Philadelphia, PA

O’Rita is deeply religious and watches Jimmy Swaggert everyday.  She loves his preaching and her greatest wish would be to attend one of his annual meetings.  In the past, she has been on mission trips, managed Bible Study and became a minister herself.  She also cared for her elderly aunts when they were ill.  She […]

Thelma E., 101, Woodlands, TX

Thelma will turn 102 this December. Her wish is to travel to see her twin sons one more time. Thelma lives in Texas and her sons live in Ohio and are 75 years old. Marvin has many health issues and is unable to travel and Mervin lives in assisted living. Thelma has not seen them […]

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 […]

Tuesdays With Lori Wish Granting Program

What is Tuesdays with Lori? Tuesdays with Lori is a new wish granting legacy program that honors the memory of Lori Radel and her love of Twilight Wish Foundation’s mission. Lori loved granting wishes. She felt that seniors were a treasure and she wanted to give back to them after they had given of themselves […]

Delaware Valley Veterans Home, Philadelphia, Pa

Help us brighten the holidays for local elderly veterans at the Delaware Valley Veterans Home in Philadelphia. These men are in need of new personal electric razors with a storage case. Although they do get some electric razors donated, they are often cheap and break easily. They sometimes shave them with regular disposable razors, but […]

Christopher A., 66, Rich Creek, VA

Christopher has been nominated by his case-manger to receive a special wish.  He has cerebral palsy and resides in a nursing home.  Due to unfortunate circumstances, he has no family or friends who visit him.  Within his facility he brings much joy to all who know him.  His greatest wish is to go to “Dollywood” […]

Jeanne H., 70, Birmingham, AL

Jeanne is a recent widow with lung cancer.  She was an active member of her church before she became sick.  Her AC/Heating unit needs to be replaced and she cannot afford to do so on her limited income.  We have raised some money towards the wish but we still need $1,000.  Please donate today to help […]