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May 15, 2014

Wish kid Jacob

LA Galaxy sign wish kid as forward

MLS Network - LAGalaxy.com

Jake, 15, and his “wish to be a Galaxy teammate” is granted when the club signed him to be a left forward. The teen from Alabama reports to training on May 20 to begin his wish experience.

Apr 29, 2014

Wish kid Tyren

A 3-year-old heart transplant survivor becomes a firefighter for a day

WXYZ - Detroit

Tyren is barely bigger than a fire hydrant, but he was placed in charge of Detroit’s Engine 54. Under that tiny fireman's uniform is a heart boasting the rhythm of a second chance.

Mar 24, 2014

Wish kid Nivaeh

Nevaeh wishes to meet Mary Mary

WE tv

Tina and Erica make Nevaeh’s wish come true and give a personal concert for the 6-year-old. The episode from Season 3 of Mary Mary will air again on Thursday, March 27, on WE tv.

Mar 21, 2014

Wish kid Kyle with Andy Murray

Fifteen-Year-Old Cancer Patient Meets Tennis Star Andy Murray

NBC 6 South Florida

The biggest winner at the Sony Open might be wish kid Kyle, who wished to meet Andy Murray. The teen hit with Murray on one of the courts, and Murray said Kyle put on a pretty good match. “It’s just awesome,” Kyle said.

Mar 19, 2014

Wish kid Sam

The San Jose Sharks Grant Sam's Hockey Wish

Yahoo! Sports

The teen signed a contract and suited up with the Sharks for a full day as an NHL player. He skated out through the massive, smoking Shark head and stood with the team during the national anthem.

Mar 17, 2014

Wish kid Francesca

Stylebook Snapshot: Francesca Gets a Los Angeles Fashion Week Wish

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Wish kid Francesca wrapped up a whirlwind few days in Los Angeles taking in the sights at Fashion Week.

Photo: Alcazark Photography

Feb 27, 2014

Wish kid Josh

Josh’s Weekend with the Wildcats

CoachCal.com

It was a wish come true when Josh met Coach John Calipari and his favorite basketball team, the Kentucky Wildcats.

Feb 21, 2014

Wish kid Thomas with childhood friend, Mikaela Shiffrin

Wish Kid Thomas Cheers for His Childhood Friend in Sochi

NBC Olympic Zone

Thanks to Make-A-Wish, Thomas traveled to Sochi to cheer on his prom date.

Feb 18, 2014

Wish kid Natalia

Cincinnati wish kid's soup recipe inspires others to feed the homeless

WDRB - Louisville, Ky.

A 10-year-old cancer patient is inspiring people in Louisville and helping to feed dozens in the process.

Feb 12, 2014

Wish kid Ben meets Shaun White

Shaun White Meets Wish Kids after Qualifying Run

USA TODAY

After posting the best score in Tuesday’s qualifying round, Shaun White hopped over a waist-high fence to greet two American fans who had flown to Russia specifically hoping to meet him.