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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.

Nov 01, 2014

#ChadTough: Make-A-Wish grants wish for 4-year-old


Chad wishes to visit Walt Disney World Resort.

Oct 30, 2014

Owen skates with the Red Wings

6-year-old lives wish to skate with the Red Wings

WDIV Click on Detroit

6-year-old lives dream to skate with the Detroit Red Wings and get his hair cut by Jimmy Howard.

Oct 20, 2014

WJR's Paul W. Smith interviews Celebrity Emily

WJR News Radio

Paul W. Smith talks to 11-year-old Celebrity Emily and WDIV's Devin Scillian about the upcoming Wish Ball on Nov. 8, 2014. Paul also makes sure the Shrine 5th grader has a great morning at WJR.

Oct 10, 2014

Make-A-Wish Michigan makes dreams come true for local boy

Fox 17

4-year-old Oakley is taking the trip of a lifetime thanks to Make-A-Wish Michigan.

Oct 08, 2014

Homecoming is bigger than us

Fox 17

Jenison High School students dedicate Homecoming to raise money for Make-A-Wish Michigan.

Oct 02, 2014

Celebrity Emily

Celebrity dream realized in Royal Oak

C and G News

doring fans, paparazzi, bodyguards, a limousine, agents, publicists and tour managers were all a part of 10-year-old Emily's wish come true on Sept. 26.

Sep 26, 2014

Little girl with cancer gets star treatment

Fox Detroit

Brave little girl gets star treatment.

Sep 26, 2014

Celebrity Emily

Emily's wish to be a celebrity comes true


WDIV follows Emily's journey as her wish to become a celebrity began.

Sep 26, 2014

Royal Oak girl fighting leukemia gets wish to be a celebrity

Oakland Press

Diagnosed with leukemia nearly two years ago, 10-year-old Emily Sobeck of Royal Oak signed autographs for hundreds of cheering classmates moments before she stepped into a white stretch limousine to spend a day as a celebrity.

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