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Jan 14, 2015

River Bank Run: Road Warrior with a wish


Wish mom runs for Make-A-Wish Michigan in the Fifth Third River Bank Run.

Dec 28, 2014

Make-A-Wish grants wish to Grand Rapids boy

Fox 17

"It was a dream come true for all of us really" said LaToya, Jeffrey's mom.

Dec 18, 2014

Make-A-Wish logo

Cancer patient Gracie gets wish granted, meets Pope Francis

CBS This Morning

Gracie's had nine rounds of chemotherapy, and when asked if she could have one wish, she said she wanted to meet the pope.

Dec 11, 2014

At one school, Make-A-Wish donation is a true class act

Livingston Daily

Giving money to a charity for all the right reasons is exactly what Joanne Giardini-Russel wanted to show students at Maltby Middle School in Green Oak Township.

Nov 28, 2014


Singer and cancer survivor making a difference for Make-A-Wish

Fox 17

Former wish kid Doran Robin has been performing around Michigan, and he's inspired by his journey as a cancer survivor.

Nov 26, 2014

Macy's donating $1 for every letter dropped in Santa's mailbox


Macy's and Make-A-Wish Michigan are asking shoppers to drop their letters or their kids' letters to Santa in their special mailbox.For every letter dropped in the mailbox, Macy's will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish.

Nov 19, 2014


Make-A-Wish family to light GR Holiday Tree


Wish kid Lydia and her family will flip the switch on the 40-foot blue spruce outside the Grand Rapids Art Museum on Thursday, November 20.

Nov 14, 2014

Emma Australia Zoo

Teen cancer survivor aims to hug a koala on Make-A-Wish trip

MLive Flint

Through Make-A-Wish Michigan, Emma and her family embarked on a vacation to Irwin Family's Australia Zoo in Australia.

Nov 10, 2014

Connor wishes to meet Mickey Mouse

Trip allows Putnam boy, family to 'relax'

Livingston Daily

The Petzke family’s three-month countdown ended Saturday when 4-year-old Connor's wish to visit Disney started.

Nov 08, 2014

Emily at Wish Ball

Royal Oak girl makes Make-A-Wish history

The Detroit News

Emily becomes 8,000th child to be granted a wish by Make-A-Wish Michigan. Her wish to be a celebrity came true during the 2014 Wish Ball in Detroit.

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