This year, my son’s Christmas includes a new video game system, Lego’s, art supplies, and lots of other toys. You know, the normal Christmas list. Lots of extra plastic things that you will ultimately step on in your barefeet after tucking them in to bed at night. Really just things. Things that can easily be replaced.
Some childrens’ wish-lists are more that just these plastic toys. Some are incredibly special and priceless. Some can not be packaged up in a box and placed under the Christmas tree. Some children have made one big wish. One wish that may just be their last wish. And that is where the Make-a-Wish campaign comes in. A charity that helps children with life-threatening illnesses enjoy the time they have here with their families and loved ones. [Read more…]