Shine DreamLifts

A Shine DreamLift is a day of "Yes!" and a whirlwind adventure that transports a plane full of Shine children and youth to a Disney theme park and back home in just one day! For many young people, a DreamLift is more than just fun. It’s a day to experience the excitement and adventure of a first plane ride and a taste of independence away from mom and dad. It’s a day to be a regular kid in a magical setting and make memories that will last a lifetime. As a result of many external factors, Shine DreamLifts are on pause in 2024 until further notice.

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Taylor’s Shine DreamLift Fears Eased

Seven-year-old Taylor from Paris, Ontario, was excited about going on the Shine DreamLift London 2018, but she was filled with fears. Her mom, Kelley, recalls: “When we first received the email about the DreamLift, we initially said, ‘No’.