Wish coordinator Elizabeth Van Huffel describes what it's like working for Make-A-Wish.
Jake, a Make-A-Wish recipient who is living with intractable epilepsy, a life-threatening medical condition, will fulfill a dream on Monday as he rounds the bases before the Mariners open the season against the Los Angeles Angels at 1:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.
The Mariners open their season at home, but not before one special 12 year old gets to run the bases at Safeco Field.
Like most 18-year-old girls, Gracie likes parties and getting dressed up. Unlike most teens, Gracie has already had to deal with some pretty serious problems already.
The Gig Harbor community recently lost one of its most hard-working, engaged and dedicated volunteers.
At a Washington Capitals practice, Caleb got his wish: A chance to suit up and skate with his hero, Caps goalie Braden Holtby.
Braylynn, survivor of four open-heart surgeries, is seeing her wishes come true with the help of Zones, Inc.
With the help of the Build-A-Bear Workshop, local children from the Make-A-Wish program created Valentine’s Day gifts for other wish kids.
A 14-year-old boy from Olympia got the surprise of his life when he was called to the principal’s office.
When Make-A-Wish granted 3-year-old Juniper’s wish to go to Disneyland, they let her best friend Violet, who previously had her own wish granted, give her the news. Violet’s message is so full of joy and love that your heart might burst.
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Work directly with wish children to grant their wishes. We are especially in need of volunteers in Anchorage, Longview, Olympia, Spokane, Tacoma, Tri-Cities, Wenatchee and Yakima.
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