We granted a surprise wish with the help of our friends at Red Truck Brewery and country Music Star, Logan Mize, and his team at the Red Truck Summer concert Series.
17 year old Hunter, spent the day rehearsing and hanging out with the band for her part of singing a duet with Logan that evening, with no idea that her 'wish to have a custom made Taylor Koa guitar' was also going to be granted in front of 2,000 people. Backstage, Hunter was a little nervous but really excited as she said a few times looking out at the crowd, "I've dreamt of a moment like this since I was 2 years old - thank you so much!"
The time came and Logan introduced Hunter as an up and coming country artist and they performed an extended Taylor Swift number together and Hunter rocked it! Hunter was a star! The crowd loved it and then we came out to explain the extra special Make-A-Wish surprise and when Hunter saw the guitar, she dropped to the stage and the crowd went wild! None of us who witnessed this will forget the look of pure JOY on hunter's face.
“I don’t even know where to begin. I am the happiest girl and the most blessed girl all thanks to you and everyone. Please send my thanks to everybody...I can’t even find words to describe how I’m feeling right now. Tonight was the best night of my life and I still can’t believe everything that happened...”
Posted by: Make A Wish Bc And Yukon on July 26, 2016.