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May 15, 2020

Dwayne Johnson on Daughter Joining WWE, Titan Games Bringing Sports Back

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson agreed to give his first public interview since the pandemic began to discuss the 40th anniversary of Make-A-Wish and what the organization means to him. He shared stories of his time meeting wish kids in addition to a short video highlighting some of the footage from his previous wishes.
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May 07, 2020

Teen uses Make-A-Wish moment to help health care workers

The "Good Morning Sunshine" segment in the second hour of the show focused on Sam's wish to give back to healthcare workers that took place on World Wish Day.
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May 01, 2020

Make-A-Wish trying to make dreams come true during pandemic

The Associated Press (AP) discusses Make-A-Wish in an online and video story, in which they spoke with Richard K. Davis, president and CEO of Make-A-Wish America about the impact COVID-19 has had on the organization and increased need, as well as wish kid Audrey's dad about her recently delayed wish and birthday celebration hosted by Make-A-Wish San Diego.
More on Associated Press with online syndication in The New York Times, The Washington Post, USA Today, U.S. News & World Report and more
April 13, 2020

Make-A-Wish received "Yas Queen" award from Let's Go There

Make-A-Wish is recognized by receiving a "Yas Queen" award from the Let's Go There hosts and promotes the Messages of Hope campaign delivering hope to wish kids waiting in light of COVID-19 postponements.
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April 09, 2020

Jonas Brothers Are Still Gifting Kids Wishes With Make-A-Wish Foundation

The Jonas Brothers send a message of hope to Make-A-Wish kids via social media, helping keep spirits high despite COVID-19 restrictions and social distancing orders.
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April 07, 2020

Giving back: How to donate your airline miles, hotel points and cash back to charity

Make-A-Wish is highlighted as a charity that accepts airline mile donations, which never expire once donated to the organization.
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April 06, 2020

Jonas Brothers & Ryan Reynolds Send Messages of Hope to Kids From the Make-a-Wish Foundation

The Jonas Brothers, Ryan Reynolds, Gordon Ramsay, Criss Angel, JoJo Siwa and more have sent Messages of Hope to wish kids across the country during this challenging time, as highlighted online and via broadcast by Entertainment Tonight.
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April 05, 2020

NowMobile and Make-A-Wish highlight the new "Help Grant a Wish Now"

NowMobile, a subsidy of Hitt Brands, and Make-A-Wish highlight the new "Help Grant a Wish Now" program publicly launched at CES 2020 in Las Vegas.
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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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