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

Wyatt’s Wish – 2018

To get things rolling, Team Wyatt visited Wyatt at a local bowling alley near their home during the month of December as he celebrated his birthday with family and friends. Wyatt’s Wish Team gave him 2018 season passes for the entire family to Six Flags in Arlington for his birthday.

Xen’s Wish – 2018, Dallas

In July 2017, Xen and her family visited Great Wolf Lodge to celebrate Xen’s birthday and kick off her wish! Volunteers from The Wish Connection greeted the family with cupcakes and snacks for the weekend.
Xen and her family set off for a 5 day,

Sean’s Wish – June 2017

Sean’s Wish for a Cowboy Adventure with Animals came true! Sean, and his posse (mom, dad, two brothers and Grandpa), began their experience by flying the Pterodactyl (aka Southwest Airlines) to Dallas/Ft. Worth Metroplex.
First stop… Dinosaur World, where they were able to explore over 20 acres and see

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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