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Aug 28, 2015

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UP child gets her wish

ABC 10

Wishes do come true in the UP. After facing trial after trial a local three-year-old gets the trip she wished for. ABC 10’s Sarah Mac has more in an exclusive story with the family.

Jul 28, 2015

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300-mile bike tour raises money for kids’ wishes

The Detroit News

More than 26 years ago, Al Peterson hopped on his bike and it seems like he has never gotten off.

Jul 27, 2015

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Fundraising bike tour stops near Cadillac

CadillacNews.com

After three days of cycling across Michigan countryside, teams in the Make-A-Wish Michigan, 300-mile bike tour will have raised $2 million to grant wishes for Michigan children with life-threatening illnesses.

Jul 24, 2015

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Hundreds Participate in Bike Tour For Make-A-Wish Foundation

9 and 10 News

Hundreds of people riding bikes across the state, all for one cause --- to help grant wishes to kids with life-threatening medical conditions.

Jul 20, 2015

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Birmingham biker Barr gears for annual 300-mile tour

Hometown Life

Six years ago, Brian Barr didn't even own a road bike and couldn't fathom cycling three miles, let alone 300 miles. Now, the 53-year-old Birmingham resident will be one of more than 1,200 road bikers participating in the 28th annual Wish-A-Mile Bicycle Tour.

Jul 17, 2015

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KALAMAZOO WOMAN TO EMBARK ON 300-MILE RIDE FOR MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION

CW7 West Michigan

A West Michigan woman is set to embark on her 11th consecutive Wish-A-Mile bike ride in support of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. She says she was inspired to ride her first race 11 years ago, because she felt lucky that she had a healthy family.

Jun 17, 2015

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Chase becomes Chief fireman for a day

MLive

Make-A-Wish boy's firefighter dream produces memorable moments, community support

Jun 12, 2015

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Cancer survivor, 3, wishes for doughnut shop

WOOD TV8

She could have wished for a trip to Disney World or to meet someone famous. But Mallory, a 3-year-old from Wyoming, wished for a doughnut shop in her backyard.

Jun 11, 2015

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Associated Builders and Contractors grants wish at Make-A-Wish Fundraiser

Midland Daily News

Associated Builders and Contractors-Greater Michigan Chapter raised a record $30,000 at its 2015 dinner/dance benefiting the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Michigan.

Jun 04, 2015

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Charity grants wish to ill girl who dreams of becoming a horse trainer

WLKY

Mary dreamed of becoming a horse trainer so, with the help of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Mary and her family got to tour Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.

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