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August 31, 2020

Girl born with defective heart gets the royal ball of her dream - Make-A-Wish® Southern Florida, Inc.

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August 31, 2020

2 South Florida boys had their Super Bowl wishes come true - Make-A-Wish® Southern Florida, Inc.

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Wish kid Zion
December 14, 2018

Make-A-Wish grants Lake Worth teen's wish for customized golf cart

A Lake Worth teenager with a debilitating disease now has a new way to get around town. 15-year-old Zion Turton wished for his own customized golf cart, and Make-A-Wish Southern Florida made it happen.
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Wish kid Lucia
December 14, 2018

Girl With Cancer Lives Her Dream As A Miami City Ballet Ballerina

Lucia, who is battling bone cancer, wanted to be a ballerina after seeing a performance of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker in 2017. Her wish came true a year later.
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Wish kid Cole
December 04, 2018

Fort Myers Boy Gets His Dirt Bike Wish

Thanks to Florida Motorsports and Make-A-Wish, Cole will feel the wind blowing through his hair as he rides the custom-made dirt bike he received on his 8th birthday.
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Wish kid Samuel
November 21, 2018

A firefighter for a day: Local boy puts on uniform, takes out fire

Samuel was sworn in and joined his crewmates at Tampa Fire Rescue during a water rescue training that included putting out a fire.
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