|UNITY'S WISH ARCHIVE
WISHES GRANTED #3.
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57. Karen Williams of New Castle, PA. with Pancreatic Ca. had a
wish. Meet WWE Wrestling star JOHN CENA.
UNITY tag-teamed with WWE, Simmons Motels in Hershey, PA,
Enterprise Rent-A-Car, THE Giant Center to PIN down this wish.
58. Jessica H. with metastatic breast ca. was treated to Joe's Crab Shack on the southside. Then to
The Hard Rock cafe for brief picture taking, then WPXI studios to attend a taping of The Charlie
Batch Show, then met Charlie and Rashad Mendenhall. Alby OX and D Johnson were great hosts
as well as the producer Brian, Rene' and the behind the scenes crew. Bless you all! ALSO thank
you Dean Iampietro for your compassion and hospitality....and Jerome THE BUS.
59. Betty E. Betty with metastatic ovarian cancer wanted her
HAIR-DO's done weekly. With a recent cut in her Social Security
she was unable to afford them. She said how pretty she feels when
she has her hair done. Makes her feel like a woman.
Thank You Mt. Macrina.
60. Fred W.m with pancreatic cancer had a wish to attend the Jerome
Bettis Show. WPXI and UNITY once again teamed up for a SCORE and
treated Fred and his family to the show.
Making it special was local singing artist Devon Johnson of the band
"RUFF CREEK." Fred was also a recipient of UNITY's "Operation
61. Nancy S. 46, yo mother of 1 with MS wanted to take
her son to Disneyworld and stay with friends for her
Birthday. She is there as of 1/31/11 and will return home
2/08/11. Keep tuned in for pix and updates.
62. 94 y.o. Tyko K. is a veteran who had a need for a
lift chair. Mr. K. suffers from cardiac insufficiency and
decreased circulation to all his extremities. The lift
chair will allow him to sleep semi-reclined this way
decreasing the weeping edema in both legs and the
arterial pain from his leg muscles with slight elevation.
2 new volunteers Ailene and Rodney Bryner assisted
with the wish of course me and Mr.K.
63. WW2 Army Veteran Aviator,
bomber pilot was a POW/MIA in
Russia after being shot down.
WISH: fly one more time at age 91.
UNITY did it and he did fly the plane
himself for about a 1/2 hour.
64. Amanda S. wished to meet
the cast of TAPS and go on a ghost
hunt. Marc Tetlow from Ideal
Management and Unity and
The Best Western in Radford VA.
made her wish come true. Pics to
65. Rich H. wished to drive Nascar
Experience in Charlotte, NC and go
deep sea Fishing. He did both.
His daughter caught an official NC
catch record of a 50 pound fish.
Pics to follow.
66. A 38 yo man who is a quadrapalegic and only had use of his tongue and eyes wanted a Puff N Blow controller for
his PS2. Bobbi contacted the manufacturer of the controller. Had a long talk with him and after a long conversation
there was none in stock, so he said sorry he could not be of any assistance The next day mysteriously a controller
was shipped to this young man to use...with the donor anonymous! BUT it came from the guy who said he had none!
Bless ya and it will come back to you 100 fold. . Name & pics were requested held from this young man.
67. David S. firefighter with cancer wished for a
lift-chair. Unity lent him a chair to use.
Eileen and her husband Rod and son delivered
the chair to his home.
68. Megan, 26 yo wishes for a scooter.
Megan has a neuro-degenerative
disease. Her mom carries her alot of
places so this scooter will give her
back some Independence. Unity also is
delivering her a all electric bed to use.
70. Unity received a donation of a Quantum 600 power wheelchair.
Unity in turn donated it for the use of a young man in grade school.
It will allow him to move independently. Thank you Uniontown St.
Vincents for your assistance. It will be custom-fit to his body.
69. WW2 Naval Veteran Mr. George N. wished to see his
grand-daughter graduate from High School.
Unity paid for his ticket to Nevada.
Sadly when he got home, 2 weeks after his wish was granted he
UNITY does make a difference! Goerge Bless you and Thanks for
your service to the good ol...USA!
71. WW2 Naval Veteran George S. Pictured on the
right is on hospice with CHF. His wish was to go to
The Meadows In Washington to bet on the horses.
Unity provided transportation, dinner and personal
care making his wish a reality.
He also pooled his money with Unity President John
Robinson and together they won $130.
Thanx for your service George and Andrew.
Unity was in New Castle and granted 3 wishes...Eleanor Bouje traveled with Unity Volunteers Jill Davis and Chuck
Kessler to "The Rivers Casino." Mrs. Dilley rec'd a laptop computer personally donated by Nick Kraft. Carl Strayer
needed a Air-Conditioner to enable him to breath easier!
#75 Flora "PEG" Jackson, 103 years old wished to ride a
motorcycle. Well thanks to John Parasolick and Rostraver
P.D. Unity was able to grant this wish.
Nexy on her list ride a horse and ski! Thanx Laura Sheraw!