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Nov 11, 2015

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Liam's Wish to meet the Flyers

WPVI-TV Philadelphia

8-year-old Liam Idzi joined his favorite team, the Philadelphia Flyers, during a morning practice in Vorhees, New Jersey. Make-A-Wish Wisconsin flew Liam and his family to the Flyers Skate Zone to make them all honorary Flyers for the day.

Oct 09, 2015

Wixon Inc. makes generous donation to Make-A-Wish Wisconsin

Wixon Inc. makes donation to Make-A-Wish Wisconsin

FOX6NOW.com

Wixon Inc. and their employees donated over $22,000 to Make-A-Wish Wisconsin today. Through the generosity of employees and the annual golf outing Wixon Inc. has donated more than $145,000 over the past 14 years to support the mission of Make-A-Wish Wisconsin.

Jun 30, 2015

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Jesse's Wish

WSAW-TV

14-year-old Jesse Glodowski loves spending time outdoors on the water. And thanks to a generous gift, he'll be able to in his very own boat. For months, Jesse has been battling Osteosarcoma-a type of bone cancer. And while it has been difficult, it's getting a little easier thanks to a 16 foot War Eagle boat from the Make-A-Wish Foundation. They're an organization that grants the "wishes" of children with life-threatening medical conditions with something they can look forward to.

May 29, 2015

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Wish Kid Abby Pays it Forward

The Freeman, Waukesha County's Daily Newspaper

In the midst of her battle with leukemia, Abby Olsen, a Mukwonago High School junior, says her family's trip to Hawaii through Make-A-Wish Wisconsin restored a sense of normalcy in her life, if only for a week.

Apr 29, 2015

World Wish Day

Happy World Wish Day!

Watch Dryden's special World Wish Day video

Today is World Wish Day, the 35th anniversary of the wish that inspired the founding of Make-A-Wish.

We’d like to give a big THANK YOU to all of the generous donors and volunteers who have helped more than 350,000 children around the globe have their one-true wish granted. Because of you, every 22 minutes, a life-changing wish is granted to a seriously ill child somewhere in the world!

Apr 21, 2015

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Packers Tailgate Tour

The Sheboygan Press

Make-A-Wish Wisconsin hosted the final Green Bay Packers 10th Anniversary Tailgate Tour stop at the Blue Harbor Resort in Sheboygan. 600 fans enjoyed an afternoon of fun, food, Q&A by the Packers and autographs. All proceeds benefited Make-A-Wish Wisconsin.

Mar 27, 2015

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Packers Tailgate Tour

Sheboygan Press

The Green Bay Packers will bring their Tailgate Tour to Sheboygan on Saturday, April 18 at the Blue Harbor Resort Conference Center Grand Ballroom. Tailgate Tour general admission event tickets cost $30. A limited number of tickets are available online at http://wisconsin.wish.org/packers.

Mar 24, 2015

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Hadleys wish

WKOW

When Make-A-Wish came calling for the Behrend family, 4-year-old Hadley had no doubt, she wanted to go to Florida. "I knew it was so warm, and I wanted to play at the beach," says Hadley. "I knew they had a pool, so I wanted to play at the pool and beach."

Mar 24, 2015

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Sartori Donation

PerishableNews.com

This past season, Sartori Company again partnered with Green Bay Packers kicker Mason Crosby and the Packers Radio Network in support of Make-A-Wish. For every field goal Crosby converted during the season, Sartori donated $1,000 to $1,500 to Make-A-Wish Wisconsin. Sartori is honored to announce that based on this season's results the contribution totaled $43,500 and over $145,000 in total.

Mar 13, 2015

Adam's Spring Training Wish Comes True

Adam's Spring Training Wish

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Adam, 16, wished to meet the Milwaukee Brewers during spring training. Read the following article to find out how his wish came true.

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