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Sep 25, 2013

Fauria's touchdown dance inspired by Timberlake, honored by Fallon

The Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions tight end Joseph Fauria said the impetus for his “Bye, Bye, Bye” touchdown dance in Sunday’s win at Washington was twofold: charity, and his childhood adoration of the boy band *N Sync.

Sep 25, 2013

Fallon acknowledges end zone dance

CBS Detroit

Fallon also took the time Tuesday night to acknowledge that Lions tight end Joseph Fauria completed the end zone dance challenge.

Sep 25, 2013

Fallon donates after endzone dance


On "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" early Wednesday morning, Fallon came through on his promise to donate money to charity in honor of the first player to dance in the end zone. Detroit Lions Joseph Fauria did the dance, now Fallon is donating $10K to Make-A-Wish Michigan.

Sep 23, 2013

Fox 17

The Art of Fashion benefits Make-A-Wish Michigan

Fox 17 West Michigan

Art and fashion are coming together to benefit Make-A-Wish Michigan, which grants the wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions.

Sep 23, 2013


Art of Fashion previews ArtPrize to Make-A-Wish

Grand Rapids Business Journal

Art lovers had a sneak preview of the ArtPrize pieces on display at an historic downtown building and contribute to Make-A-Wish Michigan at the same time.

Aug 24, 2013

Photo by Oakland Press

Waterford's Austin perseveres through intestinal surgery, wishes come true

The Oakland Press

Austin's wish to meet Detroit Tigers' Austin Jackson comes true as the 400th wish granted by Make-A-Wish Michigan in fiscal year 2013.

Aug 23, 2013

Kevin meets Wilson ESPN

Farmington Hills Make-A-Wish recipient to be featured on ESPN

The Oakland Press

Local wish kid Kevin, 12, who wished to play flag football with Russell Wilson of the Seattle Seahawks will be featured on ESPN.

Aug 20, 2013

Austin meets Austin Jackson

Make-A-Wish ballplayer perseveres, gets visit with Tigers' Austin Jackson

The Detroit News

Make-A-Wish Michigan grants 400th wish during the fiscal year to Austin, 15, who wished to meet Austin Jackson of the Detroit Tigers.

Aug 20, 2013

WDIV interviews Austin

Boy gets wish, meets Tigers' Austin Jackson

WDIV - Click on Detroit

Austin, 15, wished to meet Austin Jackson of the Detroit Tigers.

Aug 18, 2013

Kevin meets Wilson ESPN

Kevin throws with Russell Wilson


Michigan wish kid Kevin's wish to play catch with Russell Wilson of the Seattle Seahawks debuts nationally on ESPN's "My Wish" series.

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