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January 26, 2020

Improving the lives of children through wishes and medicine

MedCity News highlighted the partnership between Genentech and Make-A-Wish through the story of wish kid Owen, who wished to go to Hawaii.
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January 26, 2020

GRAMMY Wishes Come True For Four Make-A-Wish Youth

Wish kids Justice, Austin, Sophie and Keegan were amongst chart-topping musicians and A-list celebrities at the 62nd GRAMMY Awards in Los Angeles.
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January 03, 2020

CES 2020 Preview: NowMobileUS is Making More Than Your Technology Wishes Come True

NowMobile, a subsidy of Hitt Brands, highlights their new "Help Grant a Wish Now" program and partnership wish Make-A-Wish, including announcement of a wish reveal they're hosting at CES 2020 in Las Vegas.
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December 31, 2019

Gronk Surprises Aidan, A Make-A-Wish Kid

Wish kid Aiden thought he was joining Steve Harvey on FOX's New Year's Eve special to talk about wishes that are waiting to inspire people to give to Make-A-Wish in the New Year. However, he was surprised by his idol, former Patriots player Rob Gronkowski (and co-host of the NYE special) who told him his wish to go to the Super Bowl was being granted.
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December 26, 2019

The magical story of a little girl, a Mickey Mouse ring and two families brought together

Good Morning America features a story about an inspirational run-in between two families at Walt Disney World with a unique Make-A-Wish connection. The Kolb family first went to Walt Disney World three years ago for their daughter Rachel's wish trip. In October, they returned to the park to commemorate Rachel who passed away, which is when they met and forged a unique connection with the Geiselman family. GMA learned about the families' story and flew the Kolb’s to Boston where the Geiselman’s live for an in-person reunion.
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December 20, 2019

Make-A-Wish grants more life-changing wishes for children with cancer thanks to Bristol-Myers Squibb

MedCity News highlighted the impact Bristol-Myers Squibb has had on Make-A-Wish over the past few years and shared the story of wish kid John Martin.
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December 12, 2019

The mom of a 7-year-old Jennifer Lopez superfan with cerebal palsy reflects on their emotional meeting.

Zoe's wish to meet Jennifer Lopez was granted at the iHeartRadio Fiesta Latina concert and captured the hearts of everyone who saw the sweet footage from their meet-and-greet.
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November 30, 2019

Make-A-Wish and Watertree Health help Christian find his superpowers

Wish kid Christian's wish to be a superhero was highlighted alongside Watertree Health's partnership with Make-A-Wish in this special MedCity News article.
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November 29, 2019

Macy's and Make-A-Wish turn a zookeeper dream into reality

Macy's surprised 11-year-old Haley with the news that her wish to be a zookeeper was coming true as part of a local in-store #WishWednesday celebration. Haley and her mother reflect on her wish trip to the San Diego Zoo.
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November 29, 2019

A 9-year-old stage 3 ovarian cancer survivor learns that dreams do come true.

With help from The Weather Channel, 9-year-old Kaylee’s wish to meet meteorologist Jim Cantore comes true complete with recording her hometown forecast.
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