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Emma's Wish

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What is Emma’s Wish?

Emma’s Wish is a partnership between the Lee Health Regional Cancer Center and the KOVA Foundation  provides patients and families with a sense of normalcy - bringing joy and comfort while creating cherished memories. 

The mission of the KOVA Foundation is to inspire hope, enhance the quality of life, and contribute to health and well-being by providing resources to nonprofit organizations that support individuals and families.

Program Qualifications

Please read the eligibility requirements carefully before submitting your application to nominate yourself or someone else. 

Eligible Nominees:

  • Patients of Lee Health Regional Cancer Center 
  • Full-time residents of Southwest Florida
  • 18 years and older
  • Breast cancer disease state is in serious, life-threatening, or end-of-life processes
  • The patient must participate in the wish activity

Examples of Wishes Granted

  • Short family trips in the state of Florida
  • Attendance at a professional sporting event
  • Family celebrations
  • Day of beauty
  • Live photo and/or family movie sessions

Examples of Wishes Not Granted

  • Travel outside of the United States
  • Money for medical bills
  • Cash
  • Automobiles, RV rentals

Emma's Wish Application

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