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Virtual Thank You - From Us to You

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In a time of fear and isolation, we are here. As we all know, these are extraordinary times for our wish kids and families, as well as for you - our devoted supporters. We are incredibly grateful for your commitment to making life-changing wishes happen.

May 07, 2020

Virtual Thank You - From Us to You

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In a time of fear and isolation, we are here. As we all know, these are extraordinary times for our wish kids and families, as well as for you - our devoted supporters. We are incredibly grateful for your commitment to making life-changing wishes happen.

Mar 16, 2020

Keira wished to find leprechauns

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Seven-year-old Keira’s love of leprechauns began when she was just three years old and received a leprechaun book from her grandmother. She soon became enamored and frequently asked her parents when they could go to Ireland to see the leprechauns.

Mar 16, 2020

Keira wished to find leprechauns

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Seven-year-old Keira’s love of leprechauns began when she was just three years old and received a leprechaun book from her grandmother. She soon became enamored and frequently asked her parents when they could go to Ireland to see the leprechauns.

Mar 12, 2020

Updated Coronavirus Information

This is an unprecedented time and our number one responsibility is the safety of our wish kids and their families, volunteers, community supporters, and employees.

Mar 12, 2020

Updated Coronavirus Information

This is an unprecedented time and our number one responsibility is the safety of our wish kids and their families, volunteers, community supporters, and employees.

Mar 04, 2020

Granting Wishes With the Power of Zumba

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For six years, Cindy and Marisa Stani of Fit Happenz, LLC have been bringing the community together to passionately raise money for local wish families through the power of dance.

Mar 04, 2020

Granting Wishes With the Power of Zumba

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For six years, Cindy and Marisa Stani of Fit Happenz, LLC have been bringing the community together to passionately raise money for local wish families through the power of dance.

Feb 25, 2020

Evie inspires many with her unstoppable strength

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Amanda Baumler received news no expectant mother ever wants to hear – her baby would be born with serious medical complications. Though the news was devastating, Amanda had confidence that her daughter would be a strong soul. Read more from Amanda about her heart warrior, Evie, and how she is changing the world with fierce courage and mighty strength.

Feb 25, 2020

Evie inspires many with her unstoppable strength

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Amanda Baumler received news no expectant mother ever wants to hear – her baby would be born with serious medical complications. Though the news was devastating, Amanda had confidence that her daughter would be a strong soul. Read more from Amanda about her heart warrior, Evie, and how she is changing the world with fierce courage and mighty strength.

Feb 04, 2020

WNY School District and Community Devoted to Annual Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

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Sue Davison, a local elementary school teacher in the Tonawanda City School District, is an exceptional star of the Make-A-Wish mission, devoted to bringing her students, as well as the entire community together annually for the wish cause. Last year, the efforts of Sue and an entire dedicated committee and community raised more than $20,000 for Make-A-Wish WNY.

Feb 04, 2020

WNY School District and Community Devoted to Annual Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

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Sue Davison, a local elementary school teacher in the Tonawanda City School District, is an exceptional star of the Make-A-Wish mission, devoted to bringing her students, as well as the entire community together annually for the wish cause. Last year, the efforts of Sue and an entire dedicated committee and community raised more than $20,000 for Make-A-Wish WNY.

Feb 04, 2020

Getting to the Heart of a Wish

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Dr. Rebecca Pratt specializes in pediatric cardiology at Pediatric Cardiology Associates of WNY. She cares for patients with congenital and acquired heart disease from fetal into adulthood, with a special interest in fetal echocardiography – moving photos of the heart.

Feb 04, 2020

Getting to the Heart of a Wish

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Dr. Rebecca Pratt specializes in pediatric cardiology at Pediatric Cardiology Associates of WNY. She cares for patients with congenital and acquired heart disease from fetal into adulthood, with a special interest in fetal echocardiography – moving photos of the heart.

Jan 10, 2020

New Beginnings: Passion from supporter, Cody Hewitt

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Passion from supporter, Cody Hewitt of Hewitt Electric, generates a top fundraising event in Rochester

Jan 10, 2020

New Beginnings: Passion from supporter, Cody Hewitt

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Passion from supporter, Cody Hewitt of Hewitt Electric, generates a top fundraising event in Rochester

Jan 09, 2020

Jan 09, 2020

Chris Zaluski doesn’t let cancer interrupt his commitment to Make-A-Wish

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"My wish kids come first."

Jan 08, 2020

Spare Parts: Giving My Daughter Life – Not Just Once, But Twice

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Every January, my husband and I sit down to talk about our goals for the New Year. We discuss where we want to go on vacation, what home projects we want to work on, what our career goals are, and where we want to serve in our community.

Jan 08, 2020

Spare Parts: Giving My Daughter Life – Not Just Once, But Twice

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Every January, my husband and I sit down to talk about our goals for the New Year. We discuss where we want to go on vacation, what home projects we want to work on, what our career goals are, and where we want to serve in our community.

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