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Oct 24, 2016


Ultimate car guy: Teen from Netherlands gets wish to see F-150 being built

Press & Guide

Harm Jan Bosch, 17, doesn’t drive yet, but he already is the ultimate car guy.

Oct 08, 2016

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Charlotte Boy Gets Wish Granted From Make-A-Wish

WITL 100.7

Make-A-Wish volunteers and two companies helped to construct a 1,200 foot-long paved path around the entirety of the Wojnar property. Now Issac can get around his family’s property, hang out with all their animals, and spend time around the bonfire with his family with ease.

Oct 07, 2016

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Make-A-Wish grants Charlotte boy's request

Lansing State Journal

Isaac Wojnar raised his hands in the air Thursday night and smiled as he maneuvered around the new 1,200-foot-long paved wheelchair path.

Sep 26, 2016

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Make-a-Wish Michigan helps boy spend time with family outdoors

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A 13-year-old boy wished he could join his brothers on his family’s backyard chicken coop, and Make-A-Wish Michigan helped him do so.

Aug 24, 2016

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Boy gets pontoon boat wish granted by Make-A-Wish Michigan


Make-A-Wish Michigan granted a wish very appropriate for summer on Tuesday. Brendan has a life-threatening seizure disorder, and had wished for a pontoon boat so he could spend time on one of the many lakes near his home. He and his family picked up that boat Tuesday, Aug. 23, with the help of Lakeside Motor Sports in Mecosta.

Aug 23, 2016

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Make-A-Wish Granted In Mecosta County

9&10 News

A boy, battling Epilepsy, got what could be the surprise of a lifetime. 16-year-old Brendan Allison started getting seizures when he was just two years old. His condition is something the Make-A-Wish Foundation took note of and today they granted his wish in Mecosta County. It's been Brendan's dream to get his very own pontoon boat.

Aug 19, 2016


Comedian Brian Regan fulfills Mason teen's wish

Lansing State Journal

Comedian Brian Regan granted the wish of a Mason High School student Thursday night, performing at his 16th birthday party in front of more than 200 friends and family members. The Make-A-Wish Foundation brought Regan to perform for Luke Granger, a sophomore at Mason High School.

Aug 17, 2016


Make-A-Wish fundraising star, 11, teams up with business for car show

Muskegon Chronicle

A girl who enjoys raising money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the company that paints the charitable organization's race car are teaming up for a special event this weekend.

Car Show for a Cause, scheduled for Saturday, is designed as a way to display many cars ranging from Lowriders to Corvettes to hot rods, while also raising money for Make-A-Wish Michigan, an organization that grants the "wishes" of children who have life-threatening medical conditions.

Aug 17, 2016


Make-A-Wish Michigan builds playground for two brothers


Make-A-Wish Michigan is stepping up to bring joy to two brothers fighting the same, uncommon disease. Crews were out building a one-of-a-kind playground for Ethan and Nolan Kosmerick. Both boys suffer from eosinophilic disorder, which prompts them to travel to the University of Cincinnati every 10 weeks for treatment.

Aug 12, 2016

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Jenison girl on Make-A-Wish trip to Rio: ‘It’s amazing’


A Jenison teenager has had a front row seat to history in the making in Rio. A gymnast herself, Kiley Wiers dreamed of seeing her favorite team compete in the Olympics. Thanks to Make-A-Wish Michigan, she was in Rio with her family as the team took gold.

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