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Feb 06, 2017

Long Beach Polar Bears Super Bowl Splash

Long Beach Polar Bears Super Bowl Splash

Newsday

The Long Beach Polar Bear Club's Super Bowl Splash drew about 7,000 participants into the icy Long Beach waters.

Feb 06, 2017

Long Beach Polar Bears Super Bowl Splash

Long Islanders brave the cold at Polar Plunge in Long Beach

Newsday

Swimmers took a Super Bowl dip into the ocean in support of Make-A-Wish

Jan 06, 2017

Fill A Boot for Make-A-Wish

Volunteer firefighters go above and beyond to help children.

WKBW Buffalo

Volunteer firefighters go above and beyond to help children with life-threatening illnesses.

Jan 03, 2017

Wish Star Battle Rochester

Drivers Get Coffee and Make wishes Come True

WHAM

"There's boys and girls that are sick down there, and I think they deserve a chance to go to Disney and have fun with Make-A-Wish," she said. "Donate please."

Dec 16, 2016

Wish Star Battle

Marco's Restaurant partners with WKBW for 'Holiday Wish Battle'

WKBW

Chef Mark Sciortino has donated several cases of wine as part of a fundraiser for Make-a-Wish Western New York. You can purchase a bottle of Vicolo Chianti or Torresella Pinot Grigio for $30 and 100 percent of the proceeds will be donated to Make-a-Wish.

Dec 06, 2016

Flushing teen fighting cancer has his wish for a Hawaii family getaway granted

Teen fighting cancer has his wish for a Hawaii family getaway granted

QNS.com

A teenager from Flushing who has been battling leukemia since 2015 was given something to be truly thankful for two days before Thanksgiving.

Dec 06, 2016

7 Eyewitness News representing Buffalo in Make-a-Wish 'Wish Star Battle'

7 Eyewitness News representing Buffalo in Make-a-Wish 'Wish Star Battle'

WKBW - 7 Eyewitness News

7 Eyewitness News is partnering with Make-a-Wish Western New York to help grant wishes for children this holiday season.

Nov 28, 2016

Northwell Health Wish Send Off Party

Thanksgiving Is Extra Special For 2 Cohen Children's Hospital Patients

CBS New York

Make-A-Wish Makes Thanksgiving Extra Special For 2 Cohen Children’s Hospital Patients

Nov 28, 2016

Northwell Health Wish Send Off Party

Young patients take off hospital gowns to prepare for a trip of a lifetime

FIOS1

A red carpet was rolled out at Northwell Health to welcome two Cohen Children's Hospital patients who are being granted a trip of a lifetime by the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Nov 14, 2016

Batman, first responders help grant young boy's wish

Batman, first responders help grant young boy's wish

WHAM Online

Batman, first responders help grant young boy's wish

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