Chris Pratt Jurassic World Star Wishes for Children

Chris Pratt meets Wish Kid Dagen at Jurassic World premiere

The general public will be sitting on the edge of their seats as “Jurassic World” premieres today, but one special kid was already treated to a celeb-filled viewing of the flick. Wisconsin teen Dagen Lusis was invited to the Hollywood premiere on Tuesday where he met star Chris Pratt as part of his wish granted […]

Justin Timberlake Star Wishes for Children

Emily sees “20/20” with Justin Timberlake

In 2010, Emily began suffering from heart palpitations. Doctors conducted an echocardiogram and stress test on the 8th grade student; the results were devastating, Emily couldn’t walk for more than two minutes without stressing her heart. An angiogram confirmed she had congenital heart disease and a heart malformation. Over the past few years she has […]

Howie Mandel Makes Wish Come True for Oregon Girl

A girl with a life-threatening illness has her wish to meet Howie Mandel granted by international children’s charity Star Wishes for Children and generous sponsors. Nothing gets 7-year-old Cassandra – aka Cassie – down, not even her condition. She was born  with her spinal column exposed, through a disorder called myelomeningocele, which is a form […]

Ken Jeong - Star Wishes for Children

Lights, camera, action: Local girl with illness shares the silver screen!

12-year-old Hannah’s wish to become a movie star came true with help from Star Wishes for Children, Happy Madison Productions and the Frankfort Firefighters Association. Hannah is a bright young lady who has been through a lot in her short 12 years, but you couldn’t tell that from just talking to her. Her happy demeanor […]