CROSSIN OFF AN 88-YEAR-OLD GRANDMA'S BUCKET LIST!!

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  • Published on:  Tuesday, February 13, 2018
  • Ellie is an 88 year old superwoman. She started skiing when she was 33 years old and at the age of 82 had to give it up because of too many injuries. Ever since, her dream has been to get back on the slopes one last time. Luckily, our friends at Wish of a Lifetime heard Ellie's story and decided they'd help her achieve that goal. We were so lucky to have taken part in this adventure and want to thank our friends at Wish of a Lifetime a million times for inviting us along on this journey.

    Please please please go check out the incredible work they do to help elders live out their last wishes and get out of isolation: https://wishofalifetime.org/

    If you wanna become involved with Wish of a Lifetime right now, here's what you can do LITERALLY tomorrow:

    Tomorrow, February 14th, Wish of a lifetime's 5th annual CupidCrew movement will impact 20 thousand lives worldwide. CupidCrew is a movement that delivers thousands of roses to our elders around the world on Valentine’s Day.

    Join us in the fight against senior isolation tomorrow by delivering a rose to an elder in your community or by donating 14 dollars to the movement - bit.ly/2CjcwSg (if you want us to find out you did it just use the hashtag #CupidCrew and we'll make sure to check it out).

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  • Yes Theory

     (Feb 13, 2018)

    If you have a grandparent that has a wish they'd wanna fulfill, let us know in the comments below! We may just do something like this again :)

  • katerina vazquez

     (Feb 3, 2019)

    Hi, new to YES Theory fam! My grandmother is actually turning 88 years old this year and she would love to go to Vegas one last time-- legit to gamble, drink (black label) and have a good time. She loves meeting new people and can strike up a conversation with ANYONE. She is an immigrant originally from Cuba moved to the states for a better life for her and her five kids and now she currently resides in Miami, Florida. I feel like you guys are the perfect people to show her a great time! She gets exc...

  • Jordi vd Kade

     (Feb 2, 2019)

    I'm a sitski teacher and I do this all the time for people with a disability and it is so nice to see you guys do it. Myrandmother and father are not able with their health to do something like that anymore and they where adventures, but I have a good friend of mine who is around 60 years old and has multiple sclerosis (MS) and she really wants to go to the northern part of Finland and do a snowmobile and husky safari and hopefully see the northern lights. Me and my girlfriend want to take her there, ...

  • C.C

     (Feb 13, 2018)

    i’ll never get tired of saying how much I love this channel

  • Emma Kate

     (Feb 9, 2019)

    C.C same

  • SirCommoner

     (Nov 6, 2018)

    I wanna comment that on every video

  • descriqtion

     (Jul 9, 2018)

    matt is so cute when he cries

  • MacKenzie Purkerson

     (Jan 6, 2019)

    Matt is always cute 🥰😂

  • robin

     (Dec 8, 2018)

    Timotheos Mihalopoulos These are FACTS

  • julia p

     (Mar 4, 2018)

    About 3 years ago I went skydiving in Boston with my sister & cousin, and my grandma said to let her know when I’m going to do it again because she wants to skydive as well. She’s turning 93 in May and with old age she’s become more anxious about many things so I’m not sure if she’s still up for it. If the opportunity came up, I would ask her if she’ll be up & able to do it. Love you guys!! This video is very touching and inspiring !

  • Janelle Aldaz Music

     (Dec 9, 2018)

    Take her!!!

  • Dane Anderson

     (Nov 12, 2018)

    julia p Plan it, take her! Please!

  • mitha hatta

     (May 20, 2018)

    This must've been the greatest video Yes theory has ever made!! Ellie has such a beautiful soul and she exudes positivity despite having a legitimate reason for not being able to get back to the slopes at 88. I wish you well, Grandma Ellie. Yes Theory, thank you for always giving us high quality and inspiring content on each video :)

  • Yara El Hachem

     (Dec 9, 2018)

    Agreed

  • Just Justin

     (Nov 25, 2018)

    "Get out of the way, let's go"

  • Dawson McNeill

     (Feb 14, 2018)

    my grandmother has always wanted to go to africa to go on a safari to see giraffes and other animals like that. She has been sick for almost 4 years now with something docters can not even help her with. I live with her and my grandfather and it would mean the world to me and her if you would accept this offer. Not only would you make me happy because i love to travel but my grandma would finally be happy with her life. Thanks for great content guys. my email is

  • Julia Carter

     (Jul 26, 2018)

    Yes theory please make this happen!!!!!!!

  • Nathan Henry

     (Jun 3, 2018)

    As a 6'3" 280lb man, this honesty made me cry! Everything on this earth is temporary. Love everyone to the fullest. I miss my grandma's.

  • Mari Anna

     (Dec 11, 2018)

    I miss mine too. I still have my other grandma and I can't wait to see her again in about a week

  • dajkboxer

     (Nov 4, 2018)

    Just cuz ur a big dude doesn't mean u shouldn't cry bro

  • Marvin Lazo

     (Jun 11, 2018)

    My grandma biggest wish was to see her grandsons (after 10 years) but she passed away the week we were going there 😭😭 I love you grandma 💖

  • Yara El Hachem

     (Dec 9, 2018)

    🙏rip

  • Layoona

     (Jul 12, 2018)

    Marvin Lazo RIP to your Grandma. 💓💓💓💓

  • Kristin Hurley

     (Aug 13, 2018)

    I cried from the first second this video started to even now as I write this. This was a hard video for me to watch. I lost my only two surviving grandparents within 14 months of each other. My grandfather passed away after a painful 7 month battle with pancreatic cancer in May of 2017. The summer before he passed, he was the healthiest man I knew and was out sailing on the lake and living his life to the fullest. In early July of this year, my grandmother passed away due to kidney failure, but a broke...