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$358
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A hover board for Jimmy who loves being outdoors!

Posted Dec 16, 2017
Jimmy is very active and spends much of his free time outdoors. He feels less restricted outside and would love to get around on a hover board. He has wished for a hover board, but doesn't believe that anyone would actually give him one (sees it as a pipe dream), so let's prove him wrong! He genuinely believes not a person in the world cares about him.

Jimmy is 14 years old and lives in North Vernon, IN

Jimmy has been "in the system" for the majority of his life. His mother struggles with drug addiction. His father has been incarcerated since Jimmy was very young. He rarely sees his two older sisters because they were placed with separate foster families and live in other states. Jimmy works hard at not letting his situation get the best of him and hopes one day to be reunited or at least get to visit with his sisters.

The Wish Story

Dec 15, 2017

CASA - Columbus, IN requests this wish for Jimmy.

Dec 16, 2017

One Simple Wish posts the wish to the website.

Dec 19, 2017

Cherie grants the wish for Jimmy! Thanks Cherie.

Hi Jimmy First of all, Merry Christmas. Pipe dreams come true--so happy you will enjoy this hover board. Remember how much God loves you and cares for you! We don't know you, but we love you and you are worthy! God bless you this Holiday Season. Never stop believing and say some prayers for strength. There are good days up ahead for you! Paul and Cherie

Jan 3, 2018

One Simple Wish sends the gift to the CASA - Columbus, IN for Jimmy.

Jan 9, 2018

CASA - Columbus, IN receives the wish!

Jan 9, 2018

Jimmy receives the gift from CASA - Columbus, IN!

Thank you a hundred times over! He is so excited and feels like someone out there really cares about him.

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