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Volunteers Backbone of Making Wishes Come True

October 5, 2017

It was a special day for AJ, a 15-year-old from Virginia. He would finally get his wish for a shopping spree. As colorful confetti fell…

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The Difference Make-A-Wish® Supporters Create in Our World

October 22, 2015

Wish kid Kellan never got the chance to know a life without disease. While healthy babies were born all over the world, Kellan had to…

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April 29th World Wish Day® Corporate & Employee Engagement Opportunity

April 28, 2015

This month, Make-A-Wish is celebrating World Wish Day, the 35th anniversary of the wish that inspired its founding, by launching a worldwide “thank you” campaign on…

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A worldwide “Thank You” day that celebrates all Make-A-Wish donors, volunteers, wish kids and families.

April 28, 2015

Make-A-Wish® grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.  With the help of generous…

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Play PS4 With Snoop Dogg to Raise Funds Benefiting Make-A-Wish

April 7, 2015

Through April 21, gamers can enter for a chance to play FIFA 15 with Snoop Dogg via the PlayStation HEROES app with 90% of funds raised benefiting…

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Make-A-Wish® Launches Unprecedented Campaign to Raise Airline Miles

April 6, 2015

Trillions of airline miles sit unused each year, and nearly 75 percent of the wishes granted by Make-A-Wish® involve travel – that’s why, on April…

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Nearly 15 Years Later, Alexander’s Wish Still Impacts His Life

March 31, 2015

There is just no better news than finding out a wish kid has overcome an illness to go on to better things in life. We…

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Why Was Jordan’s One True Wish Lawn-care Equipment?

February 10, 2015

The rumble of the lawnmower fades. The scent of grass fills the air as Jordan stands up, inspects his work and smiles. Don’t get the…

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Disney Celebrates Compassion Month & Makes $1 Million Capacity-building Grant to Make-A-Wish

February 3, 2015

People typically display their admiration for a loved one by way of roses or chocolates this month. However, around the Company, Disney employees are finding…

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Alisa Gets Wish & Brings Battling Spirit to Marines

January 13, 2015

Alisa is used to things going wrong. From being diagnosed with a brain tumor to hearing she had two months to live to re-learning how…

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Make-A-Wish and Macy’s Grant 50 Wishes Across America on National Believe Day

December 12, 2014

This Friday, Dec. 12, is National Believe Day and to celebrate Make-A-Wish®, with the help of Macy’s, will grant more than 50 Wishes Across America…

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Macy’s Believe Campaign Benefitting Make-A-Wish® Aims to Break Guinness World Record

December 9, 2014

This holiday season, Macy’s is asking America to “wish big.” The 7th annual Macy’s Believe campaign benefitting Make-A-Wish® asks believers of all ages to write letters…

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