Trip to Florida for Cora!

“Everything was a marvelous adventure for Cora. She wanted her picture taken with every character she saw!” – Cora’s Mom

Cora, who is a victim of trauma and has microcephaly, recently had her Dream Trip to Florida wish come true thanks to The Batchelor Foundation! Fifteen-year-old Cora loved the boat and train rides, seeing Harry Potter world (she is a self-proclaimed Hufflepuff member), and seeing her favorite animal, the giraffe, up close when one came right up to their safari truck!

 We love the story Cora’s mom told about her love of fairies, “We thought she would love the avatar simulator ride where you kinda fly like a fairy since she always says she wants to be a fairy. No, she no longer wants to be a fairy. She doesn’t want to fly anymore lol. Don’t worry though she has not lost her love for fairies. She still wants to build houses and gardens for them, she just doesn’t want to turn into one. That’s a good thing for Mom too. I would hate to see her fly away.”

More Special Dream Stories

Girl with intellectual disability holding her new real baby dolls

Alexis’ Real Dolls

Corporate Sponsor Stories, Special Dream Stories

Alexis, with severe intellectual disability, was thrilled to be able to purchase real baby dolls and accessories with her shopping spree from Sunshine Foundation.

Teen boy receiving oxygen while getting relief from massage chair

Massage Chair for Jon

Cape Atlantic Chapter, Special Dream Stories

The gift of a heated massage chair gives relief to Jon, who struggles with cerebral palsy.

Boy smiling using an iPad

Keith’s Tablet

Corporate Sponsor Stories, Special Dream Stories

Keith, with low-functioning autism, is enjoying his new iPad as a part of this sensory room dream.