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Celebrating some of our friends on International Friendship Day

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Today is International Friendship Day and what a beautiful thing to celebrate! Friendship is very important to us here at Rays of Sunshine because without it we couldn’t grant our magical wishes. We are very fortunate to have lots of people who are always willing to help us in our goal of granting wishes for… Read more »

My Year as a Wish Granter

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Exactly one year ago today, I became a Wish Granter at Rays of Sunshine. Now, those of you who have read this blog before have probably seen my post ‘a love letter to my job’, in which I shared what an amazing job I have and all of the reasons I love it. With that… Read more »


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17-year-old Rachel has makeover wish granted with Rays of Sunshine and Outfit TV personality Lydia Bright has teamed up with Rays of Sunshine and its corporate partner OUTFIT, the out-of-town multi-brand retailer from Arcadia, to make the dream of a teen come true. 17-year-old Rachel was invited in to a high street store in Newcastle, Northumberland… Read more »

Rays of Sunshine Hosts a Teen Gaming Event

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This weekend, Rays of Sunshine invited along its gaming-mad teens to enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of gaming in East London. Held at the very cool FNATIC BUNKR in East London, our teens got the chance to meet other wish children, have some fun and, of course, enjoy lots of gaming! At the event we also… Read more »

Wish Spotlight: UK Holidays

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Wish Spotlight: UK Holidays! This month’s ‘Wish Spotlight’ looks at the fun UK holidays that we plan for our wish children and their families. At Rays of Sunshine, we are very aware that a child’s illness affects not only the child in question, but their whole family. One thing our families mention often is the loss… Read more »

The Grove pull out all the stops for Harrison’s golf day wish

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Every day at Rays HQ we receive lots of wonderful wish requests. The wishes are as unique as the children themselves and whether a child wants to be a Princess for a day, meet their favourite YouTube star or go on a family holiday, we work hard to make their wish a reality.   There… Read more »

Sophie returns for work experience!

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This week’s Days @ Rays blog post has been written by a very special guest author, one of our wish children and a member of the Rays of Sunshine family, who recently returned to complete her work experience here at Rays of Sunshine HQ. So, without further ado, let’s hear from Sophie herself… My name… Read more »