Every Dream Begins with the Dreamer

Since 1987, Sunshine has been fulfilling custom-made dreams for kids and youth in Canada living with severe physical disabilities or life-threatening illnesses.


Sunshine Foundation

Our Dream Community

With integrity, compassion, and respect, Sunshine provides unique experiences for our supporters, volunteers, and Sunshine families alike. Here are some of the ways our supporters have changed the lives of Sunshine dreamers across Canada.

Razan sits behind her new DJ turn tables, wearing ear phone

Razan's DJ Equipment Dream

"With your help, I am able to meet people who see me for who I am and not my disability."
Luke wears ball cap and suit, seated at a table with charcuterie board appetizer in a rustic restaurant

Italian by Night

Luke's Sunshine Dream to share a favourite meal with his favourite people
Heart in hands

Canada Life Employees Choose Sunshine for $10,000

Employees voted for Sunshine to help make mental-health boosting dreams possible in 2021
Make a Splash!
Join us this August for Sunshine's virtual fundraiser. #SplashForKids any way you can!

Upcoming Events

Below are local or virtual COVID-safe events. Join us for an hour, an afternoon or more and support a dream by joining an event.
Wherever you are in Canada—coast to coast —there may be a Sunshine event that helps kids in your community.
Here’s just a sample:

Saturday, March 20, 2021
Sunday, August 1, 2021
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Sunday, September 19, 2021

Dreams as Unique as the Dreamers

Some dreams are more challenging to fulfill than others. That’s where you come in. You can help The Sunshine Foundation of Canada make a one-of-a-kind dream (like the ones below) come true for a child living with a severe physical disability or life-threatening illness.