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The Sunshine Foundation is in the news…

Corvette Enthusiasts Community Foundation donates to nonprofit- Times Chronicle 

ShopRite and Sunshine Foundation Surprise Local Child with Trip to Disney World –

Sunshine Foundation granting wishes to Chronically ill kids for 4 decades – Osceola News-Gazette

EWING: Law enforcement steps up for ‘Operation Dreamlift’ –

Hamilton’s budget should be cut; Sunshine Foundation thanks community –  (second article)

Tricky Tray event makes $5,000 for Sunshine Foundation – Pocono Record

L.A. Parker: Sunshine Foundation trip delivers Mickey ears, tears and memories to last years. – the Trentonian

Four Corners Junior Woman’s Club – The News Leader four Corners

L.A. Parker: Sunshine Foundation vision underscores life requirement to help others – The Trentonian

Operation Dreamlift flies special-needs kids to Disney for the day –

Dreamlift 2016: it takes a village to explore a World – The Trentonian

L.A. Parker: Wilson School students get news of trip to Disney – The Trentonian

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Stark & Stark make donation to Sunshine Foundation – Intelligencer


Girl, 8 battling debilitating illness meets princesses during Disney dream trip – MLive

Girl,10, and foundation fulfill Disney dream for young child battling debilitating illness – MLive 

Local Sunshine Foundation chapter answers children’s dreams with Disney trip – Shore News Today

Boy, 6, receives a dream come true – Journal Review Online

Christian Martin, Dallas, granted a trip to the Florida theme parks by the Sunshine Foundation – Dallas Post 

Addie’s Pretty Princess Lemonade Stand helps kid’s dreams come true -WDAY 6

Lemonade and Cupcake Stand To Raise Funds for Sunshine Foundation – WDAY 6

L.A. Parker: celebrity event scoops almost $2,000 for Sunshine Foundation Mercer County Chapter

L.A. Parker: Ice cream social will raise money for Sunshine Foundation – The Trentonian 

Spreading the sunshine: Florence family chosen for special trip -SC Now

Sheriff’s office sends High Bridge boy to Disney World – Hunterdon Review

Your Good News: Awards and Honors From Clubs & Organizations Around Polk –

Operation Dream Lift: Police Help Kids Board Flight to Disney – NBC 10

Fox 29 News Sunshine Foundation Dreamlift

‘Operation Dream Lift’ takes kids in need on day trip to Disney World – News 12 New Jersey

Operation Dreamlift flues N.J. kids with special needs to Disney for the day –

L.A. PARKER: Mercer events keep Sunshine Foundation’s dream a reality – The Trentonian

Video: Sunshine Foundation surprises boy with Disney Trip – The Intelligencer 

Disney Dreaming – The Inteligencer 

7-Hour Dance ‘Raider-Thon’ Helps Charities  – OCNJ Daily

Ocean City VFW Helps Grant Child a Dream Trip to Disney – OCNJ Daily

Sunshine Foundation grants Trenton child special trip – Times of Trenton

Trenton boy with incurable disorder granted dream birthday vacation to Disney World – Times of Trenton 

Sunshine Foundation Surprises Yonkers Child With Visit To Theme Parks – Yonker’s Daily Press

Foundation goes “above and beyond” to assist Wagner family of Frederick – Carbon Valley Farmer & Miner

Little Girl’s Lemonade Stand Raises Thousands For Chairty – WDAY News

Moorhead Girl With Spina Bifida To Hold Lemonade Stand For Non Profit

Lindsay’s Quinn Fraser is going to Disney World — Kawartha Media Group

Sunshine Foundation grants dream trip to seriously ill child in Perland — Perland Journal

Wish Granted! Sunshine Foundation grants dream trip to local child. — Crossville Chronicle

William Sample, Who Touched Many Lives With Sunshine Foundation, Dream Village, Dies at 78 — News Chief

William Sample: Former police officer dedicated life to granting wishes of sick children – Orlando Sentinel

Founder of Sunshine Foundation dies at 78 — Northeast Times

Sunshine Foundation’s Founder Sample dies at 78. — The Intelligencer

Willam “Bill” Sample, 78, Founder of the Sunshine Foundation —

Bill Sample’s Legacy includes making dreams come true for thousands of local children — Tentonian

Sunshine Foundation: Granting wishes, one child at a time

Sunshine Foundation sends Bethlehem Boy to Florida – Lehigh Valley Live

A Marine Dream Come True- Elk Grove Citizen

Sunshine Foundation Gives Stroudsburg Family Trip – Pocono Record

Casey’s Dream: Waterville teen overcomes obstacles, dreams of Florida trip – Faribault Daily News

Humble child receives dream come true

Local Teen Supports Epilepsy Awareness – Sanoma West

Charity Surprises Local Military Family With Trip – 10 News San Diego

Touring with Tourette’s -Livingston Parish News

Sun Shines for Operation Dreamlift’s Trip to Disney World – Trentonian

Inside Polk 2011 Sunshine Foundation’s Dream Village

Trenton Boy with Down Syndrome Chosen by Sunshine Foundation-NJ Times

Minnetonka Families Bowl for Dreams – Minnetonka Patch

Indiana Boy Gets Dream, Come True! – Fox 19

Time to Shine: Sunshine Foundation Sends Recovering Child, Family From Berthoud on Disney Vacation – Reporter Herald

Bill Sample Honored with Humanitarian Award – Lower Southampton Spirit

Sunshine Foundation on Brotherly Love – CBS3

NBC 5 Chicago – Ava and Danielle’s Dream Come True

Bright House Networks Air Time Grant

Bright House Networks generously donated air time to run Sunshine Foundation PSA’s thoughout the month. Let us know if you see one. Thank you Patterson Studios for creating this PSA and Bright House NEtworks for the generous air time grant!

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Sunshine Foundation and Sunshine Foundation Dreamer, Hannah, were recently featured on 10 NBC News “The Good News.”

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A look back at Bob Dotson’s Sunshine Foundation coverage on the Today Show!

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