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A gift towards the trip of a lifetime for Michael who truly deserves this amazing opportunity

Posted Nov 10, 2017
Michael has been given the opportunity of a lifetime to travel to Europe with his Spanish class! Because he has been in foster care for the past 4 years, financially he cannot make this happen but he really, really wants to go and has worked so hard in school to get this chance. This young man deserves this trip and so much more. This beautiful experience will make such a positive impact in Michael’s life.

Michael is 16 years old and lives in San Francisco, CA

Michael became a dependent of San Francisco County due to physical abuse in the home. He was removed from his home and lost his father to cancer in the same year. Michael suffers from depression and anxiety and has had several disrupted foster placements. He has since received mental health treatment and is now slowly learning to cope with his life struggles. He currently lives with an aunt but often expresses how much he misses the hugs and kisses of his mother. Michael is a very intelligent and bright young man that excels in school. In 8th grade he was on the honors society program and he is currently in the bio medical track in high school. This resilient young man will, no doubt, be very successful in life!

The Wish Story

Nov 11, 2017

Dawn grants the wish for Michael! Thanks Dawn.

Dear Michael, I so hope that you have the most wonderful trip!! Know that I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers forever. My God Bless You!!

Nov 16, 2017

One Simple Wish sends the gift to the One Simple Wish for Michael.

Dec 4, 2017

Hope sent an update on the wish for Michael.

Hello Dawn, thank you so much for granting this wish for Michael! He is so excited to go to Europe. Michael is an exemplary child, and he truly deserves this trip. He has no doubt that he will have a blast, thank you for allowing him to take advantage of this oppurtunity! It is a once in a life time chance and he will forever be grateful. We hope you continue making wishes come true!

Jan 10, 2018

One Simple Wish receives the wish!

Jan 25, 2018

Michael receives the gift from One Simple Wish!

Thank you for the amazing support for Michael!

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