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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.

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.

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.

Aug 12, 2013

Aryka flies Southwest

Make-A-Wish family leaves for Disney aboard Southwest's GR flight


One of the first Southwest flights to leave Grand Rapids airport carried wish kid Aryka and her family to Florida.

Aug 12, 2013

Southwest opening with Make-A-Wish

Dream comes true for Kentwood girl with multiple sclerosis

Aryka, 13, wished to go to Walt Disney World with her family, a wish supported by Southwest Airlines, which recently opened service at the Grand Rapids airport.

Aug 09, 2013

Mia's EagleEye wish

Make-A-Wish brings joy to Redford girl

The Redford Observer

Make-A-Wish Michigan grants the wish of Mia, 9, who wished to have the EagleEyes system, a device that allows her to operate a computer by moving her eyes, enabling learning and communicating.

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