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Sep 03, 2013

Craig wished for a firehouse

Make-A-Wish builds Pittsford boy the firehouse of his dreams

Victor Post - Victor, N.Y.

Craig’s custom firehouse came complete and by request with a washer, dryer, fire pole, and loft. He was involved in the process of making the wish, so he had been looking forward to the reveal for months.

Jul 25, 2013

Wish kid Ryan

Wish kid creates his own app

Fox 10 News - Phoenix, Ariz.

Ryan’s wish was a historical first for Make-A-Wish when he asked to design his own video game app. Watch the report.

Jul 22, 2013

Wish kid Jeff

Legally blind artist raises $1 million with his art

USA Today

Seven years after he started losing his sight, and with roughly 1,300 paintings in his body of work, Jeff achieved a goal he set on his 19th birthday: to raise $1 million in donations for charities by the time he turned 20. Read more.

Jun 12, 2013

Wish kid Sophia and Seattle Mariners Felix Hernandez

Nothing but good: A day with the Seattle Mariners

Shannon Drayer's Mariners Blog - 710 ESPN Seattle

Sophia wished to meet Seattle Mariners Felix Hernandez and Kyle Seager. Seager was born with the same congenital cardiac condition the 4-year-old had.

Jun 06, 2013

Wish kid Michael

Los Angeles Dodgers sign wish kid from Kansas

Bleacher Report

See photos and tweets from Michael’s time with the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Apr 25, 2013

Wish kid Kaiden

A mom's blog: Kaiden's "epic" Make-A-Wish experience

Kaiden’s mom works to find the words to describe her son’s “epic” wish.

Apr 08, 2013

Wish kid Charlie

From fighting cancer to going to the Final Four


Charlie had to quit the basketball team two years ago, but his love for the game never stopped.

Jan 20, 2013

Wish kid Sabrina

Star Treatment at CD Release Party

KSTP - Minneapolis - St. Paul

After working her way past screaming fans, Sabrina, 11, celebrated the night by performing the songs she wrote for her debut CD.

Sep 27, 2012

Alan pushes elevator buttons

Pushing all the right buttons

KSAT - San Antonio

Alan, 4, wished to push all the elevator buttons and count the floors in his city's tallest office building.

Aug 29, 2012

Gabrielle's Harvard wish

A 14-year-old Medical Student

Fox News

Gabrielle’s medical condition inspired her wish to attend Harvard Medical School.