The Wish Connection, Granting Amazing Wishes

We grant amazing wishes, create smiling faces and build a connection between families and a community that cares.

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Who We Are

Watching a child’s face light up with joy is priceless. Whether it’s a trip to Disney World, a swim with the dolphins or hanging out with a famous country singer, it’s the chance for a dream to come true and to lift up a child, and their entire family, along the way. That’s what we do as part of The Wish Connection. We’re here to grant amazing wishes, create smiling faces, and build a connection between families and a community that cares. The Wish Connection is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that was formed in the fall of 2006 by AT&T employees in San Antonio who wanted to be directly involved in granting the wishes of children who have life-threatening or chronically debilitating medical conditions. The Wish Connection is truly a unique wish-granting organization that has expanded its grant-giving to Austin and Dallas, Texas and several locations in California.

Granting Amazing Wishes

Jack’s Wish 2016

The Wish Team learned Jack wanted to meet his favorite characters: Daniel Tiger, Princess Sofia and Jake & the Neverland Pirates.  The team started creating magic and memories. Jack’s wish started with a wonderful lunch at Acenar Restaurant, followed by a reveal party where Jack played games against attendees.

Keegan’s Wishes 2015

Keegan is a sixteen year old young man from Indiana who has a great sense of humor and much like many others guys his age, LOVES baseball.  He can talk non-stop about his favorite team the Boston Red Sox and player Dustin Pedroia.

Raven’s Wish 2015

Raven’s Wish was a trip to Disney World with her two sisters and parents. The Wish Connection-San Antonio provided her a Wish with a little extra magic.  The Wish kicked off with a party at San Antonio’s brand new Children’s Museum, The DoSeum. 

Get Involved


Thank you for supporting The Wish Connection and our efforts to grant wishes to kids with life-threatening or chronically-debilitating medical conditions. Your donation allows us to create memorable experiences that will last forever. Click here to donate.


With The Wish Connection, you can do more than just write a check. You can spend your time working with a wish team to create a memorable wish or with the kids and their families for a mutually beneficial experience. Click here to learn more.

Refer A Child

We need your wish referrals and applications to help us grant more life- changing wishes for kids with life-threatening medical conditions and their loving families. Click here to learn who is eligible and how the wish process works.

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