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A new pair of running shoes for John who loves sports

Posted May 15, 2018
John excels at baseball and basketball. Since loosing his best friend in an accident, John finds that putting his heart into a sport helps him feel closer to his friend. Being active in a sport has also shown John how to handle his impulsivity. These new sneakers will be a big help in keeping John focused on his athletic abilities.

John is 18 years old and lives in Manalapan, NJ

John currently resides in a group home with four other youth. John lost his best friend in an accident and following that struggled with depression and behavioral challenges. John is working on improving his impulsivity and challenges that he faces at home. John wants to complete his high school education, get a job, and loves to play baseball and basketball.

The Wish Story

Feb 13, 2018

NJ Mentor - Manalapan RTC requests this wish for John.

Feb 13, 2018

One Simple Wish posts the wish to the website.

May 21, 2018

Amy grants the wish for John! Thanks Amy.

John - hoping you love these shoes so much you just wear them out on the baseball field and basketball court. You are so amazing. Hang in there and let those skills just shine! ---Amy

May 28, 2018

One Simple Wish sends the gift to the NJ Mentor - Manalapan RTC for John.

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