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May 11, 2016


Make-A-Wish partners to provide farm-like play structure

Michigan Farmer

Three-year-old Kai saw his wish come true this month when he turned the corner of his house to see his completed barn playset in front of him.

May 11, 2016

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Firefighters surprise boy at Make-A-Wish Ball


First responders touch a lot of lives. But one 6-year-old holds a special place in West Michigan first responders' hearts.

May 06, 2016

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Seussical characters help Make-A-Wish come true for girl with rare disorder

Press & Guide

Seussical characters from the Players Guild of Dearborn helped enhance a wish for Juliette Peace, 4, of Oxford.

Apr 28, 2016


Zeeland boy treated to party at Craig's Cruisers through Make-A-Wish

Holland Sentinel

Go karts, mini golf, batting cages, pizza — the party lasted three and a half hours. It was a little overwhelming for Stacy Bowker, but for 11-year-old Brayden it was the time of his life.

Apr 28, 2016



Allegan News

A dream of a little boy, who has survived more heart surgeries than years he is old, was made a reality when Make-a-Wish Michigan arranged for a new playset to be constructed in his backyard to look like a miniature farm.

Apr 21, 2016

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Wish Comes True for Holland Boy

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A special wish will come true for an Ottawa County child who is currently battling a life-threatening illness

Apr 21, 2016


Wish granted: Hamilton 3-year-old with heart defect given new playset

Holland Sentinel

Three-year-old Kai Timmer is an exuberant little boy who loves farms, the color blue and hugs from friends.

Apr 01, 2016


St. Joe earns Make-A-Wish award

Hometown Life

St. Joseph was recognized for its generosity and dedication to the Make-A-Wish mission of granting wishes to Michigan children with life-threatening medical conditions. The health system received the Outstanding Corporate Partner Award for supporting Make-A-Wish Michigan since 2012.

Apr 01, 2016


Pavel Datsyuk helps make young fan's wish come true


Pavel Datsyuk partnered with Make-A-Wish Michigan to help make a young fan's wish come true at Joe Louis Arena.

Mar 24, 2016

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14 Yr Old Boy Has His Wish Granted Through Make-A-Wish Michigan

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About a year ago, Jonathon was diagnosed with cancer. This 14 year old has been through more than most of us adults will ever encounter in our life. During his treatment, he got word from Make-A-Wish Michigan that his wish would be granted.

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