Amari is from Middletown, CT and her dream was to go to the American Girl store. Hearts and Courage set up an overnight dream Christmas trip to New York. Amari was joined by a toy soldier for a private shopping spree at FAO Schwarz, where they opened their doors just to Hearts and Courage. Amari then went to the American Girl store where she was accompanied by a private shopper. The day was complete with a group lunch at The American Girl Cafe. Amari and her family traveled round trip via limo transportation and stayed at a luxurious Time Square Hotel. Amari brough home many gifts, one of which was a doll that she custom made and dressed from the American Girl store.

Paula and her family had never been to New York City before. Hearts and Courage set up an overnight dream Christmas trip to New York for them. Paula was joined by a toy soldier for a private shopping spree at FAO Schwarz, where they opened their doors just to Hearts and Courage. Paula then went to the American Girl store where she was accompanied by a private shopper. The day was complete with a group lunch at The American Girl Cafe. Paula and her family traveled round trip via limo transportation and stayed at a luxurious Time Square Hotel. Paula brough home many gifts, one of which was a doll that she custom made and dressed from the American Girl store.

Matthew is from North Haven, CT. He is a big Yankees fan and had a dream to step on the field at Yankee Stadium. Matthew and family spent the day privately touring Yankee Stadium, with stops at the dugout, locker room, Joe Girardi's office. Joe Girardi spent time with the family and asked Matthew to watch batting practice from the comfort of the Yankee's dugout. The family sat in luxury field level seats and traveled round trip via limo transportation.

Brooke is from Middletown, CT and loves singing, dancing and the theatre. Hearts and Courage set up a dream overnight trip to New York. Brooke and her family started off their trip dining at the famous Ellen's Stardust Diner where they were serenaded by the singing wait staff. Next they were off to Broadway, where they saw Annie. After the show Brooke was able to meet cast and crew, where she received theater pointers on a real Broadway stage. The evening was complete with skating at Rockefeller Center. After all the excitement they stayed the night at a hotel near Central Park. Brooke and her family traveled to and from the city by limo transportation.

Charlie is from Bridgeport, CT and loves computers and electronics. We were told that he wanted an iPad so that he could complete his school work, play games, and many other things. Charlie started off 2014 with a "Smile" as Hearts and Courage surprised him with the new iPad Air on New Years Day.