She said the Make-A-Wish Foundation gave her son an experience he will never forget. And she could never repay the organization for that.
Since the beginning of 2012, the organization has granted wishes for eight Howard and Tipton county kids battling illnesses.
“They are making kids’ dreams come true,” she said. “It means everything to them.”
She knows it meant the world to Royce. Her humble son could hardly believe his luck, she said.
“A couple of times he said, ‘Is this really happening?’” she said. “He kept asking, ‘Are they doing this for me? Are you sure this is all for me?’”
Lindsey Ziliak, Tribune education reporter, can be reached at 765-454-8585 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.