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Warrior Wishes Come True Thanks To The Stars!

After making Warrior Wishes come true in Denver for Army SGT Nicholas Dighans at the AFC championship game, my dad made his way back to the Denver airport for the 2nd night in a row.  


He took a 7am flight to Dallas for $36 to make warrior wishes come true at the Dallas Stars game.  


As soon as his flight landed in Dallas he jumped on a bus to Arlington to meet up with a few Warriors at AT&T stadium for a VIP tour of “Jerry’s house”.  


Army Warrior Marchus Burleson & his father along with Marine Jared Deruby joined my dad touring the most amazing stadium in the world. From the press box, to the luxury suites to the locker room & the field, it was incredible!

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The best part of the tour is the last stop where everyone got to take a picture on the Star at the 50 yard line!  


Once the tour wrapped up, everyone made their way downtown Dallas to eat & meet up with the rest of the warriors.  Joining the group was Marines Chris Rowe & Julio Marin, Army Warriors, Amber & Mike Wells, Navy Warrior Jeremy McConnell & Air Force Warrior JR Boddy.  We would like to thank the worlds largest Hooters restaurantfor filling everyone up on wings & giving us a place to get to know each other before the game.


Amber Wells & The Dallas Stars went above & beyond to help us make Warrior Wishes come true in a “suite” way!  Amber helped us organize this event & the Stars provided a luxurious suite for the Warriors to watch the game in.  


The Warriors went wild watching their Stars beat the Flames 2-1!

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We would like to thank the Dallas Stars & Amber Wells for the opportunity to Make these warrior wishes come true!  We also would like to thank AT&T stadium & the Cowboys for providing the VIP tour & Hooters for providing lunch!  


After the game, my dad thanked the Warriors one last time for their service & sacrifices before making his way back to the airport for his 3rd straight night. Luckily he found a comfortable chair to sleep on & woke up in time to catch his 5am flight back home.


We will be spending all week to plan for Super Bowl events.  If you or anyone you know has tickets to the big game that would be willing to sell them at face value or donate them, please let us know ASAP so we can make more warrior wishes come true at the big game!

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Warrior Wishes Come True Thanks To The Dallas Mavericks!

Immediately following an unforgettable Cowboys stadium tour, my Dad & the warriors made their way across town to the American Airlines arena for the 3rd part of our Texas Swing.

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The 3rd part of our Texas Swing was an incredible Warrior Wishes VIP Mavs Experience thanks to Katie and the Dallas Mavericks.  Our VIP guests for the evening were 7 year Air Force Veteran Gregory Moore and Marine Cpl Johnny Turner joined us again . But this time bringing his 15 year old son Tyler and 16 year old daughter

All of our guests were extremely excited for a couple of reasons – first they got to sit Courtside for PreGame warmups, watching their favorite players up close.  Then they also got to go down in the tunnel and High Five all the Maverick players as they entered the court.

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Adding to the warriors,and their family’s. excitement was great seats they had for the game and to top off their VIP experience, they saw an incredible game with Deron Williams making the game winning buzzer beater in double overtime for a 117-116 Mavs win !!!

Thank you to Katie and Ashley at the Dallas Mavs for helping us make Warrior Wishes come true!


My dad hopped on a train just after the first quarter and headed to the airport culminating a very successful 3 day swing in Texas honoring Warriors and their families.

Thank You to all of our guests for their service and sacrifices to our country !!!




Johnny honorably served in the US Marine Corps from 2000-2008.  He was deployed to Iraq in 2005 & was medically retired from the Marine Corps with service connected disability rating of 100% due to PTSD and TBI.

Today Johnny is a licensed Minister in Fort Worth, Texas and enjoys spending time with family, going to church and attending sporting events.