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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
You know what they say, the couple who volunteers together, stays together. Okay, maybe that’s just us who says that, but we think it’s true! (Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada)
You know what they say the couple who volunteers together stays together

Make-A-Wish® Southern Nevada: August 2017 - Sean and Jill Gilliam

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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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Crystal Leyvas
Erica Coe
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
Wishes provide a much-needed escape for kids who are often cooped up in hospital rooms.
Wishes provide a much needed escape for kids who are often cooped up in hospital rooms

Make-A-Wish® America: Wish Wednesday - Getaway Wishes to Find Freedom

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Kim Burgoon
Sherry Bratter
Now on Apple Podcasts, The Power of a Wish features the inspiring story of former wish kid, cancer survivor, and U.S. Paralympian Josh Sundquist. This special episode details how his wish experience as a child had a lasting impact: [ A.wish.org Link ].
Now on Apple Podcasts The Power of a Wish features the inspiring
Lemma Blount
Marjorie Schrag
"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
“He was only seven years, 269 days old when he died. But he taught me about being a man. Even though he was only a boy. I can tell you that because of meeting Chris, I am an entirely different man.” said Make-A-Wish co-founder, Tommy Austin. Learn more about how Chris sparked an international organization, here.
“He was only seven years 269 days old when he died But

Make-A-Wish® America: How it all started

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Amy West
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
Have a terrific time on your wish trip, Sophia!
Have a terrific time on your wish trip Sophia

Timeline Photos

Kim Burgoon
Lisa Diaz
Make-A-Wish America posted on 01/09/2018
Make A Wish America posted on 01/09/2018

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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
Mabini P. Offt Briant
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
These high schoolers went above and beyond to help grant Jeremy’s wish – and set Wish Week records! (Make-A-Wish Colorado)
These high schoolers went above and beyond to help grant Jeremy’s wish

Make-A-Wish® America: Rock Canyon High School Sets Wish Week Record

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Jason Lee Short
Chuck Redslob
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