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Provide a Warm Thanksgiving Meal for Rafael

Posted Nov 6, 2019
Every November, The Felix Organization hosts a Thanksgiving Feast for 100 foster youth from New York City. Many of these children have been displaced from their homes and separated from their loved ones. They look forward to attending this event every year because it creates a sense of support and togetherness at a particularly difficult time of year for foster youth- the holiday season. At the party, the kids enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving meal, listen to music, dance, participate in a unique art project, and watch a live performance by our co-founder, Darryl “DMC” McDaniels. They also get balloon animals and face-painting by Kooky the Clown and a goody-bag full of gifts on the way out. Please be a Thanksgiving angel and help us provide this fun and caring experience for Rafael.

Rafael is 10 years old and lives in Brooklyn, NY

Rafael is a kind, unique, talented, and vibrant youth from the New York City foster care system. He loves being part of the Felix Family because it gives him the opportunity to try new activities, explore his interests, and spend time with friends and other grownups who care about his wellbeing. He hopes he can be part of this family for many years.

The Wish Story

Felix Organization requests this wish for Rafael.

One Simple Wish posts the wish to the website.

Awesome Human grants the wish for Rafael! Thanks Awesome Human.

"Rafael, have a joyful holiday season. Happy Thanksgiving! Sincerely, Tamara"

One Simple Wish sends the gift to the Felix Organization for Rafael.

Rafael receives the gift from Felix Organization!

"Thank you for providing a warm thanksgiving meal and special experience for a child in foster care this holiday season. These life-changing experiences are possible because of the kindness of friends like you."

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