I want to be healthy…

one life dreams be healthy

At 18 months old, Sam couldn’t sit up, had no one to cuddle and care for him, and was thin and helpless. His parents both suffered mental disabilities and could not even care for themselves. Sam’s few extended family members could help only a little. When they met him, community volunteers dreamed of a better life for Sam. They took …

I want to be a normal kid…

one life dreams normal kid

Eric dreamed that his face would not repel other kids. He dreamed that he would be accepted by other kids and invited to play with them. As a young child, Eric had an eye accident that was not treated appropriately. He lost sight in that eye and was left with a frightening protrusion. Through the advocacy of a volunteer teacher, …

We want better sanitation at our school…

one life dreams sanitation at our school

Students in this school dreamed about having more than six toilets for 600 students to use (three for boys and three for girls). The stopped-up squatty pits were unsanitary and totally unhygienic! The lines were so long that sometimes students could not wait and just found a place on the campus grounds. An organization saw the need, gathered funds and …

Mother and dog to be alive again and all dreams come true

one life dreams

Emelie and Elliot are siblings. And Agnes is their best friend. There highest dreams in life is, Emelie) that her dog Falcor would live again, Agnes) that her mother would live again, Elliot) that when you wish for something, that all The dreams would come True. Hugs from Stockholm/Sweden Submitted by Daniel Szpigler from Stockholm, Sweden – Danielszpigler@gmail.com

I want to be a famous singer…..

one life dreams a singer

Soni’s dream is to rise out of the life of poverty she’s grown up in, to one day become a famous singer! She’s inspired by Bollywood movies which she loves. She and her friends were quick to show us their passion for singing and dancing with dramatic flair! Submitted by OneLife India – go@onelifematters.org – www.onelifematters.org

A Capoiria Dancer

one life dreams a Capoiria dancer

Yonatan is 9 years old from Israel. He’s dreaming to be a Capoiria dancer. He wants to travel in the world and explore new cultures. Submitted by מירי גל from Israel – mirigal29@gmail.com

A Tennis Player

one life dreams a tennis player

Shir Hodaya is 10 years old from Israel. She’s dreaming to be a tennis player. And her biggest dream is to represent her country in the wimbeldon games. Submitted by מירי גל from Israel – mirigal29@gmail.com

I want clean water…

one life dreams I want clean water…

Sometimes, what you don’t know can hurt you. People in rural villages of China often drink bacteria-filled water that comes from polluted and muddy streams. This causes many health issues and could eventually lead to death. Children are the most vulnerable. They don’t know that they need clean water to stay healthy. Filtered, clean drinking water can make an amazing …

We want to be a team…

one life dreams We want to be a team

These kids in the white shirts dream of being a team and playing competitive sports. The white shirts are their first school team jerseys. It has been 17 years since the war and Kosovo’s schools are finally at the point where they can play intramural sports. We bought each of the kids a jersey with their school’s name and a …

I want to be a soccer player….

one life dreams I want to be a soccer player.

This boy is from a poor family. His dream is to be a professional soccer player. The day he was born, his mom went to the hospital and doctors put her in a bed and went for a coffee break. During that time she gave birth alone and wrapped him in the only blanket she had. Since he could walk …