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Aug 17, 2018

24th Annual Radiothon

The 24th Annual Radiothon is Here!

It’s that time of year again - the 24th Annual Make-A-Wish and 97 Rock Radiothon is back! We’ll be taking over the airwaves at 97 Rock/WGRF 96.9 FM September 13-14 to celebrate 25 years of wishes in Western New York, and to share the true, transformational power of a wish!

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Aug 17, 2018

The 24th Annual Radiothon is Here!

24th Annual Radiothon

It’s that time of year again - the 24th Annual Make-A-Wish and 97 Rock Radiothon is back! We’ll be taking over the airwaves at 97 Rock/WGRF 96.9 FM September 13-14 to celebrate 25 years of wishes in Western New York, and to share the true, transformational power of a wish!

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May 16, 2018

Rochester Gala

Power of a Wish Galas

Thank you to all who attended, donated, sponsored and volunteered at our Power of a Wish Galas in Buffalo and Rochester. Because of you, we raised a combined total of over $501,000 to grant life-changing wishes for children in our communities!

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May 16, 2018

Power of a Wish Galas

Rochester Gala

Thank you to all who attended, donated, sponsored and volunteered at our Power of a Wish Galas in Buffalo and Rochester. Because of you, we raised a combined total of over $501,000 to grant life-changing wishes for children in our communities!

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Mar 12, 2018

Power of a Wish Gala

Power of a Wish Gala

Celebrate with us the life-changing impact of wishes at our annual Power of a Wish Galas. At this year's gala, our guests will experience for themselves the profound impact a wish can have on a child’s physical and emotional health, reflect on the meaningful wishes granted and honor the children who dream them.

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Mar 12, 2018

Power of a Wish Gala

Power of a Wish Gala

Celebrate with us the life-changing impact of wishes at our annual Power of a Wish Galas. At this year's gala, our guests will experience for themselves the profound impact a wish can have on a child’s physical and emotional health, reflect on the meaningful wishes granted and honor the children who dream them.

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Feb 06, 2018

11 Day Power Play Community Shift

Make-A-Wish Joins 11 Day Power Play

We’re excited to announce that this year, we will join the 11 Day Power Play, an amazing local event that helps raise funds for cancer research and wellness programs. Wishes help children heal, bring families closer together and unite communities - everything the 11 Day Power Play is about.

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Feb 06, 2018

Make-A-Wish Joins 11 Day Power Play

11 Day Power Play Community Shift

We’re excited to announce that this year, we will join the 11 Day Power Play, an amazing local event that helps raise funds for cancer research and wellness programs. Wishes help children heal, bring families closer together and unite communities - everything the 11 Day Power Play is about.

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Jun 20, 2017

Ben Marchione

Ben Marchione Joins Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York

Ben Marchione Joins Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York as Regional Director, Buffalo.

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Jun 20, 2017

Ben Marchione Joins Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York

Ben Marchione

Ben Marchione Joins Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York as Regional Director, Buffalo.

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Oct 11, 2016

Phil Lussier, President & CEO

Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York Welcomes New CEO

Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York Welcomes New CEO

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Oct 11, 2016

Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York Welcomes New CEO

Phil Lussier, President & CEO

Make-A-Wish Metro New York and Western New York Welcomes New CEO

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Mar 31, 2014

An Evening of Wishes

An Evening of Wishes - Rochester

Rochester philanthropic and business leaders gathered to celebrate the wishes of local children with life-threatening medical conditions.

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Mar 31, 2014

An Evening of Wishes - Rochester

An Evening of Wishes

Rochester philanthropic and business leaders gathered to celebrate the wishes of local children with life-threatening medical conditions.

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Mar 31, 2014

An Evening of Wishes

An Evening of Wishes - Rochester

Rochester philanthropic and business leaders gathered to celebrate the wishes of local children with life-threatening medical conditions.

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Mar 31, 2014

An Evening of Wishes - Rochester

An Evening of Wishes

Rochester philanthropic and business leaders gathered to celebrate the wishes of local children with life-threatening medical conditions.

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Jun 18, 2013

Tonawanda comes together in support of Make-A-Wish

Tonawanda comes together in support of Make-A-Wish

We are proud to report that through the dedicated efforts of students, faculty, staff and parents, $12,000 was raised to benefit our local chapter.

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Jun 18, 2013

Tonawanda comes together in support of Make-A-Wish

Tonawanda comes together in support of Make-A-Wish

We are proud to report that through the dedicated efforts of students, faculty, staff and parents, $12,000 was raised to benefit our local chapter.

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May 20, 2013

Rob and Kristi Moore, Moore for Kids

Buffalo - An Evening of Wishes Exceeds Expectations

Hosted by legendary 97Rock radio personality Larry Norton and award-winning Channel 2 TV anchor Melissa Holmes, the event exceeded the fundraising goal.

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May 20, 2013

Buffalo - An Evening of Wishes Exceeds Expectations

Rob and Kristi Moore, Moore for Kids

Hosted by legendary 97Rock radio personality Larry Norton and award-winning Channel 2 TV anchor Melissa Holmes, the event exceeded the fundraising goal.

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