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Wish Impact & Facts

Make-A-Wish® US Virgin Islands serves local children who have life-threatening medical conditions. Our mission touches the lives of children of all different backgrounds. We are proud to share the diverse breakdown of the children whose wishes we have granted.

Wishes Granted by Age
2.5 - 5 years old - 17%
6 -10 years old - 23%
11 - 14 years old - 37%
15 - 18 years old - 23%

Wishes Granted by Ethnicity
African American/Black - 53%
Hispanic/Latino - 7%
Caucasian/White - 3%
Other - 37%

What Our Kids Wish For

Walt Disney World® - 43%
Travel - 10%
Shopping Spree - 13%
Other - 23%
Meet a Celebrity - 10% 

Darrien, 7, neurofibromatosis<br>"I wish to be a policeman."

Darrien, 7, neurofibromatosis<br>"I wish to be a policeman."

Make-A-Wish® Southern Florida, Inc.
4491 S State Road 7
Suite 201
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33314
(954) 967-9474
Toll Free (888) 773-9474
Make-A-Wish® Southern Florida, West Coast Field Office
3655 Bonita Beach Road
Suite 3
Bonita Springs, FL 34134
(239) 992-9474

Make-A-Wish® U.S. Virgin Islands
PMB 547
8168 Crown Bay Marina Ste 310
St Thomas, VI 00802-5819
(340) 513-8213