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Dec 19, 2019

Keaton's favorite gift to give is love

Keaton
Being Santa is no easy task but with a little help from his friends at Make-A-Wish, a big-hearted boy from North Dakota got the chance to be the man in red for a day and put smiles on the faces of other kids.

Dec 19, 2019

Keaton's favorite gift to give is love

Keaton
Being Santa is no easy task but with a little help from his friends at Make-A-Wish, a big-hearted boy from North Dakota got the chance to be the man in red for a day and put smiles on the faces of other kids.

Dec 18, 2019

Retired Teacher's Legacy is an A+ for Make-A-Wish

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As a loyal supporter of Make-A-Wish, Sue Jaffe understands that when a wish comes true, it creates strength, hope and transformation for children with critical illnesses.

Dec 18, 2019

Retired Teacher's Legacy is an A+ for Make-A-Wish

Giving
As a loyal supporter of Make-A-Wish, Sue Jaffe understands that when a wish comes true, it creates strength, hope and transformation for children with critical illnesses.

Dec 11, 2019

'Tis the Season to Rethink a Classic Holiday Role

Sebastian Oritz
We are proud to brag a bit about a member of our Make-A-Wish family – wish brother Sebastian Ortiz – who is playing a central role in one of the great holiday traditions this season.

Dec 11, 2019

'Tis the Season to Rethink a Classic Holiday Role

Sebastian Oritz
We are proud to brag a bit about a member of our Make-A-Wish family – wish brother Sebastian Ortiz – who is playing a central role in one of the great holiday traditions this season.

A Year of Wishes

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With your help, we’ve granted 926 wishes this year in our chapter. But, it's not really the number of wishes that counts, or necessarily the wishes themselves. What matters are the children behind them, their experiences, and their dreams that are ultimately fulfilled.

Dec 06, 2019

A Year of Wishes

Wish
With your help, we’ve granted 926 wishes this year in our chapter. But, it's not really the number of wishes that counts, or necessarily the wishes themselves. What matters are the children behind them, their experiences, and their dreams that are ultimately fulfilled.

Dec 05, 2019

Giving Hope During the Holidays

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A wish is a ray of hope in a dark time.

Dec 05, 2019

Giving Hope During the Holidays

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A wish is a ray of hope in a dark time.

Dec 04, 2019

Big-Hearted Teenager's Wish Spreads Joy to Young Children

Henry
A single wish has the power to transform lives. It touches the heart. It can also inspire action.

Dec 04, 2019

Big-Hearted Teenager's Wish Spreads Joy to Young Children

Henry
A single wish has the power to transform lives. It touches the heart. It can also inspire action.

Nov 25, 2019

The Impact of a Wish on Those Who Grant Them

Marisa and Caleb
Wish granter Marisa Puglise describes how wishes are transformational for those who receive them – and for those who make them happen too.

Nov 25, 2019

The Impact of a Wish on Those Who Grant Them

Marisa and Caleb
Wish granter Marisa Puglise describes how wishes are transformational for those who receive them – and for those who make them happen too.

Nov 19, 2019

Finding Beauty in Life's Messes Thorough a Wish

Neshama
Wish mom Lamelle Ryman reflects on the healing impact of her daughter's wish.

Nov 19, 2019

Finding Beauty in Life's Messes Thorough a Wish

Neshama
Wish mom Lamelle Ryman reflects on the healing impact of her daughter's wish.

Nov 15, 2019

Long Beach Polar Bears - How Two Guys Went for a Swim and Raised Millions

Long Beach Polar Bears
Since 2000, the Long Beach Polar Bears have raised $6.3 million from their annual Super Bowl Splash to grant the wishes of children with critical illnesses!

Nov 15, 2019

Long Beach Polar Bears - How Two Guys Went for a Swim and Raised Millions

Long Beach Polar Bears
Since 2000, the Long Beach Polar Bears have raised $6.3 million from their annual Super Bowl Splash to grant the wishes of children with critical illnesses!

Nov 13, 2019

Loving a child who is sick: Annabelle's journey with her buddy, Asher

Annabelle and Asher
I held Asher Jayce Ford, who I would nickname “my buddy,” seconds after he was born; my face was one of the first to welcome him to the world.

Nov 13, 2019

Loving a child who is sick: Annabelle's journey with her buddy, Asher

Annabelle and Asher
I held Asher Jayce Ford, who I would nickname “my buddy,” seconds after he was born; my face was one of the first to welcome him to the world.

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Stories of joy, resilience and healing that can only happen with Make-A-Wish.

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