Kyowa Kirin renews support for foundation that fulfills wishes for terminally ill adults
Although not as well-known as the pediatric-focused Make-A-Wish organization, the Dream Foundation has been making wishes come true for adults diagnosed with a terminal illness for decades. Kyowa Kirin began supporting the group six years ago, and now is doubling down on its commitment and extending its pledge through next year.
The financial support of Kyowa Kirin and on-the-ground work by its employees have directly led to 100 final dreams for people across the US and Puerto Rico. The Dream Foundation overall grants 2,500 requests each year to people who have a prognosis of 12 months or less to live. The wishes fulfilled range from family trips to places such as Disneyland or beach destinations to professional sports games to meet a sports hero.
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