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Some inspiration to take you into the weekend!
Some inspiration to take you into the weekend

Make-A-Wish Colorado

Paula Mella
Betty Hay Kruk
In 2018 #ChooseToChange and help grant awe-inspiring wishes that will transform the lives of kids with critical illnesses in your community! Make-A-Wish will be included as one of six charities that customers can choose to support when they purchase the "Black and White" or "Metallic" Live Lokai bracelets. $2 from each "Black and White Code" and $1 from each "Metallic Code" will be donated to... View more »
In 2018 ChooseToChange and help grant awe inspiring wishes that will transform
Kay Schnetzler
Stacey VanWinkle
This heartbreaking photo IS the reality for many families, each and every day. When I saw this photo this morning, I thought of a quote, from a member of our Medical Advisory Committee who works with children diagnosed with rare diseases, that reminds me why Make-A-Wish is so valuable for these families.

"Sometimes I can't give a family a diagnosis. Sometimes I have no treatment even if I get... View more »
This heartbreaking photo IS the reality for many families each and every

Heartbreaking photo shows brutal reality of childhood cancer

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Erica Coe
Erika Privratsky Milligan
For her past three birthdays, Brittyn has been battling cancer and going through chemo. She just finished her treatment and today she is celebrating her 7th birthday!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BRITTYN!
For her past three birthdays Brittyn has been battling cancer and going

Make-A-Wish Arizona

Glee A. Boersma
Charlene Ballus
"In children and adolescents 20 years old or less, by contrast, the most common malignancies are blood cancers. Leukemias account for about 30 percent of all pediatric cancers, and lymphomas make up another 8 percent." Check out an interesting piece by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute about why children are more likely to get blood cancers than solid tumors.
"In children and adolescents 20 years old or less by contrast the

Why Are Children More Likely to Get Blood Cancers Than Solid Tumors?

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Donna Hess
Jason Lee Short
Maeci and Gracie met and became friends while they were both receiving chemotherapy treatments. They had their wishes granted together, and have since been raising money to help other local kids experience a wish come true. Over the last five years, they've raised $100,000.
Maeci and Gracie met and became friends while they were both receiving

Make-A-Wish Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana

Maria Callari
Linda Acorn Drawdy
Dr. Rhonda Hamaker knows her work healing patients is important, but she never imagined a kid who could make the wish of a lifetime would choose to spend a day by her side. (Make-A-Wish Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana)
Dr Rhonda Hamaker knows her work healing patients is important but she

Make-A-Wish® America: Cindy Honors Doctors With Her Wish

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Maureen O'Dea Spencer
John Overland
Another reason we are thankful for amazing nurses! (Boston Children's Hospital)
Another reason we are thankful for amazing nurses Boston Children's Hospital

Perla

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Paula Mella
Boston Children's Hospital
Make-A-Wish America posted on 01/09/2018
Make A Wish America posted on 01/09/2018

Make-A-Wish America's cover photo

Connie Johnson
Diane LaManna
Make-A-Wish America posted on 01/09/2018
Make A Wish America posted on 01/09/2018

Make-A-Wish America

Jason Lee Short
Doug Dunnick
Discover why volunteers are the backbone of Make-A-Wish. (Make-A-Wish South Carolina)
Discover why volunteers are the backbone of Make A Wish Make A Wish South Carolina

Make-A-Wish® America: Volunteering: The Backbone of Wish Granting

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Laura Kelsch
Wishes have proven physical and emotional benefits that can give children with critical illnesses a higher chance of survival. And wishes not only help these children – they also have far-reaching, positive impacts on their families and communities.
Wishes have proven physical and emotional benefits that can give children with

Make-A-Wish® America: Our Mission

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Cason has been fighting for his health all his life – and the one thing that keeps him going is his love for animals. Check out what happened when he received his one true wish and met his FAVORITE animal! (Make-A-Wish Oregon)
Cason has been fighting for his health all his life – and

Make-A-Wish® America: Cason’s Alaskan Wolverine Adventure

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Angela Vandehey
Maureen O'Dea Spencer
Through February 14 (Valentine’s Day ❤!) our friends at Build-A-Bear Workshop are collecting customer donations to help grant wishes for kids like 5-year-old Perla, who has a heart condition. 100% of donations will benefit Make-A-Wish. Visit buildabear.com to find a location near you!
Through February 14 Valentine’s Day ❤️ our friends at Build A Bear
Build-A-Bear Workshop
Jason Lee Short
In November 2016, Delaney was diagnosed with osteosarcoma. She opted for a rotationplasty surgery and after completing chemotherapy this past August, she received her prosthetic. She persevering spirit is an inspiration and she is well on her way to receiving her one true wish, which is to learn how to surf in Hawaii!
In November 2016 Delaney was diagnosed with osteosarcoma She opted for a

Delaney, rotationplasty amputee

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Donna Hess
Florence C Mack Grazide
Mateo used his wish not only to follow his passion – but to make a difference. See how he spent two days helping animals in need! (Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York, ASPCA)
Mateo used his wish not only to follow his passion – but

Make-A-Wish® Metro New York and Western New York: Mateo's Wish to Help Animals

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Jason Lee Short
Connie Crain
It's winter and it's cold. So we’ve put together some of our favorite Hawaii wishes to get you through the season! (Make-A-Wish Hawaii)
It's winter and it's cold So we’ve put together some of our

Make-A-Wish® America: Sharing Aloha with Wish Kids Worldwide

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A little bit of lighthearted humor for your afternoon - can you relate?!
A little bit of lighthearted humor for your afternoon can you relate

Timeline Photos

Mary Sabin
Sarah Solley-Mead
Join us in wishing Chloe an awesome wish trip!
Join us in wishing Chloe an awesome wish trip

Photos from Make-A-Wish Maine's post

Tina Lyons
Lenore Nischik
Josten LOVES camping, and his condition isn’t going to keep him from enjoying the outdoors. See what Make-A-Wish South Dakota did to make his wish come true!
Josten LOVES camping and his condition isn’t going to keep him from

Make-A-Wish® South Dakota: Josten's Camper Getaway

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Suravi Joshi
Connie Crain