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Feb 28, 2018

Chapter Founders Greg Wong, Penni Maples and Bob Cleaveland

Local man who worked tirelessly to make wishes come true has died

The News Tribune

Bob Cleaveland, remembered this week as a giant of a man with a heart to match, was helping to answer the calls way back when.

Feb 24, 2018

Jack wished to have his truck inherited from his grandfather restored.

Make-A-Wish grants local boy's wish

14-year-old Jack of Spokane has always had a passion for cars and trucks. He was only 4-years-old when he inherited his grandfather's 1968 Ford F-Series pick-up truck.

Feb 12, 2018

Anooj wished to meet Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.

Make-A-Wish helps San Francisco boy meet Microsoft CEO


Anooj, 12, from San Francisco, got to meet Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in Redmond, Wash. on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Feb 04, 2018

Dylan wished to go to Super Bowl LII.

Make-A-Wish makes Super Bowl dream come true for local teen

While Dylan was battling cancer, the Make-A-Wish Foundation was busy granting his wish.

Jan 31, 2018

Max wished to go to the Pro Bowl.

Make-A-Wish Fulfills 16-Year-Old Boy's Pro Bowl Dream in Orlando

Orlando Patch

Diagnosed with an inoperable tumor on his brain stem two years ago, football fan Max meets his favorite player at the Pro Bowl.

Jan 15, 2018

Graysen wished to have a room make over.

A gamer's wish granted

Juneau Empire

One of the things that makes 6-year-old Graysen unique is the very same thing that got him a total room makeover this weekend: Graysen has hemophilia.

Nov 30, 2017

Bradley McDougald shares his 'My Cause, My Cleats' story.

Thursday Round-Up: Bradley McDougald Shares His 'My Cause, My Cleats' Story

Bradley McDougald showed off his special kicks in a social media video for Uninterrupted, explaining why he'll support Make-A-Wish with his shoes during Seattle's Sunday Night Football matchup with the Philadelphia Eagles at CenturyLink Field.

Nov 21, 2017

Markella wished to see a rainbow eucalyptus tree in Hawaii.

Alaska girl enjoys journey to 'magical' tree with Make-A-Wish


The most magical thing Markella wanted to see is the rainbow eucalyptus tree, so Make-A-Wish made that happen.

Oct 28, 2017

Sawyer wished to have a chicken coop and chickens.

Watching chickens helps him through chemo; now boy’s birds have a home

Tri-City Herald

Sawyer, who is fighting leukemia, asked Make-A-Wish Alaska and Washington for a chicken coop and chickens. Sawyer likes to watch videos of chickens on YouTube when he’s undergoing chemotherapy.

Oct 28, 2017

Sawyer wished to have a chicken coop and chickens.

Three-year-old Burbank boy's Make-A-Wish comes true


Three-year old Sawyer was diagnosed with leukemia last summer. But for a moment, he forgot about all that, because Saturday was Sawyer's wish day.

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