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Sep 11, 2018

Korben shakes hands with Christian McCaffery of the Carolina Panthers. Photo by Kirby Senden.

Eagle River kid's NFL wish comes true

Alaska Star

Korben's big score was the culmination of a day he'd been dreaming about for more than a year — and a moment he'd used as motivation countless times as he slowly recovered from open heart surgery.

Aug 28, 2018

Melissa Arias

Her goal as Washington’s new CEO of Wishes? Grant more wishes

The Daily Herald

Bothell’s Melissa Arias is the president and CEO of the Make-A-Wish chapter that includes Washington.

Aug 27, 2018

Melissa Arias

UW Bothell’s Arias named new president and CEO of Make-A-Wish

Bothell-Kenmore Reporter

Melissa Arias recently was named president and CEO of Make-A-Wish Alaska and Washington, the nonprofit that grants wishes to children with critical illnesses.

Aug 24, 2018

Amber

Make-A-Wish kids get the ultimate Seahawks experience

Q13 Fox

During the past decade, Amber has spent too many days in the hospital. She often passed the time watching her beloved Seahawks.

Aug 20, 2018

Amber

Bellingham teen visits Seahawks

Bellingham Herald

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson spends time with 17-year-old Amber, a senior at Squalicum High, during a Make-A-Wish visit Aug. 8 at the Seahawks’ training facility in Renton.

Aug 08, 2018

North Bend’s Paola and others score with Make-A-Wish.

A Seahawks Dream Fulfilled

Snoqualmie Valley Record

North Bend's Paola and others score with Make-A-Wish.

Aug 07, 2018

Noah talks about the Seahawks Make-A-Wish Day with K5 Mornings.

Seahawks Make-A-Wish Day

King5.com

Seven-year-old Noah and his family from Longview visited K5 Mornings to talk about the Seahawks Make-A-Wish Day.

Aug 03, 2018

Korben

Korben's wish granted at Fan Fest

Panthers

The 13-year-old traveled all the way from Alaska for a special night with his favorite team.

Aug 02, 2018

Ben

Watch: One boy's love of planes takes flight through Make-A-Wish

komonews.com

Meet Ben, whose love of planes and dream of flying came true with a trip to Hawaii.

Aug 02, 2018

Izzy

From heart surgery to Hogwarts

komonews.com

Meet Izzy, a 12-year-old whose wish took her from heart surgery to Hogwarts.

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Latest Status Update

  • La comodidad de las familias de Make-A-Wish, desde la primera llamada que reciben hasta el último detalle del itinerario del deseo es importante para nosotros. Y estamos listos con voluntarios y empleados bilingües, para servirles mejor a aquellas familias que se sienten más cómodas hablando español. Conozcan a Lauren, Michelle y Amy, nuestras tres empleadas que se encargan de todos los detalles para las familias de habla hispana! #MesDeLaHispanidad #HispanicHeritageMonth From the first family call, to the smallest detail on the wish itinerary, the comfort of the wish families we serve is important to us...and we are equipped and ready with bilingual volunteers and employees for those families who prefer to speak Spanish. Meet Lauren, Michelle and Amy, our three employees who take care of all the details for our Spanish speaking families!

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Spokane, WA 99202
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Anchorage, AK 99501
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