Nearly four-and-a-half years after an MRI revealed a tumor in his brain, one of Jacob’s life-long wishes was finally realized. Jacob, like most 12-year-old boys, loves dogs, football, lacrosse, playing with his friends, and anything green. It was his love for dinosaurs that inspired his wish to visit Hawaii to see where Jurassic Park was filmed.
Jacob and his family were blown away by every aspect of their wish experience. Sitting in the front of a helicopter, Jacob and his brother were face to face with the very same waterfalls that appeared in the film.
The trip came at the perfect time for Jacob; he was the healthiest he has been in four years. “He was able to enjoy Hawaii without physical limitation and without having to think about coming back to start treatment again, “Jacob’s mom Lauren shared.
While Jacob and his family did not want their adventure to end, Jacob could not wait to share all of the details of his Jurassic Park adventure with his friends when he got home!