About The Dream Factory

with help from you

we make dreams come true

The Dream Factory grants dreams to children and young adults with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions and/or severe disabilities.
 

Brightening lives. Encouraging hope.

with help from you

we make dreams come true

The Dream Factory grants dreams to children and young adults with life-limiting or life-threatening conditions and/or severe disabilities.
 

Brightening lives. Encouraging hope.

692 Dreams granted to date

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Be entertained by the one-and-only Scarlet Diamonte, drag diva extraordinaire — all in aid of The Dream Factory.

Dreams

Aaliyah’s Dream

Twelve-year-old Aaliyah was diagnosed with Grade 1 Ganglioglioma, brain tumour and received trial medication at Great Ormond Street Hospital.
Aaliyah loves everything about Paris and her dream was to visit Paris to see the Eiffel Tower and a famous hot chocolate at the popular cafe La Favorite Saint Paul.

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Tia’s Dream

Nineteen year old Tia was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. During tests, doctors found an abnormality in brain, and it has since been confirmed that this is brain dysplasia. Tia was unaware of this condition prior to her cancer treatment…

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Amir’s Dream

14 year old Amir was diagnosed with SMA (Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 3). Amir is a full time wheel chair user and fully reliant on carers. Amir has also been diagnosed with scoliosis and is reliant on a BIPAP machine during the night. Amir’s dream was for the latest Apple iPhone…

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Emily’s Dream

Twenty-year-old Emily was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia and received treatment from Addenbrookes Hospital. Emily’s dream was for a Apple iPad Pro package to help her get back into studying…

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A Massive thank you to Councillor and Mayor of Waltham Forest, Roy Berg,  and his amazing team of volunteers  for raising £1,150.

They donated every £2  from all the trips on the iconic Model Railway, run by The Chingford & District Model Engineering Club, at our Dream Factory Easter Egg Trail in Chingford.
  From everyone at The Dream Factory thank you so much

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Mollie’s Dream

Twenty-year old Mollie was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia and receiving treatment at Addenbrookes Hospital. Mollie’s dream was to go to Amsterdam and see the many sites the wonderful city has to offer…

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Donate your unwanted Clothes

It’s that time of year to switch your clothes from summer to winter and have a clear out. You can support The Dream Factory and declutter your wardrobe at the some time by donating your clothes to reDonate. Every month reDonate makes a donation to The Dream Factory – this month they donated over £900.

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Luke’s Dream

Sixteen-year-old Luke was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.  Luke has undergone many cycles of chemotherapy and painful procedures.
Luke’s dream was to got Center Parcs with his family.

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A’s Dream

The Dream Factory received a Dream Request from a nine-year old boy who was diagnosed with Leukaemia, who wanted to stay overnight at the amazing Legoland Windsor Resort.

The Dream Factory organised a fabulous one night break at the Legoland Knights Castle including two day park tickets, spending money, mini golf and other special surprises.

The family had a fabulous little break creating magical memories that will last forever.

NB Due to no publicity  we are unable to share any personal details or images of the Dream Recipient

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Beyond Proud of our Marathon Runners

Congratulations to both Mitchell Goldie and Ross Ritchie for completing The London Marathon 2024.  You both trained so hard and raised thousands for The Dream Factory. What an amazing day.  Thank you to everyone who supported both Mitchell and Ross and have helped more dreams come true

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Our Sunny Easter Egg Trail

The sun was out for the Easter Egg Trail held in Chingford.  We are delighted that over £5,000 was raised for The Dream Factory. Guests included  our Patrons  Michael Watson MBE and Sir Iain Duncan Smith and the Waltham Forest Mayor.  Our Ambassadors,  Hope, Aiden, Our Sunny Easter Egg Trail

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Remy – Our New Ambassador

We are delighted to announce our new Ambassador Remy aged nine.  Remy was inspired to become an Ambassador for The Dream Factory after watching his sisters Cerys and Imogen, also Ambassadors, raise funds in their local community 

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Our Patron Sir Iain Duncan Smith MP at  our Ladies Fundraising Lunch  November 2023

Our Ambassadors singing Sweet Caroline at our Ambassadors Lunch in January 2023

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