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Jan 31, 2017

Lindenwood University Holds Make-A-Wish Night on Campus

Lindenwood University

The second annual Make-A-Wish Night, hosted by the Lions' Student-Athlete Advisory Committee, set for February 2nd.

Jan 21, 2017

UMSL SAAC Holds Make-A-Wish Day on Campus

University of Missouri - St. Louis

On Jan. 21st the University of Missouri - St. Louis held it’s first-ever Make-A-Wish Day during the men's and women's basketball games on campus.

Dec 22, 2016

Local Tean Beats Cancer Gets Wish Granted

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The holiday season was made brighter for a local teenager and his family. A shopping spree for a young man who's battled cancer courtesy of Make-A-Wish MO

Jun 12, 2016

Lamar, MO Teen's Wish Comes True

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Rylee isn't just a teen with Cystic Fibrosis. He's also a teen in a limousine with a Best Buy shopping spree.

Apr 04, 2016

KCTV 5 - Walk For Wishes this weekend!

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Make-A-Wish Missouri Walk For Wishes in Kansas City this weekend!

Apr 02, 2016

KCTV 5 - Walk For Wishes

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Make-A-Wish Missouri is hosting a Walk for Wishes fundraiser to grant more special wishes in Kansas City.

Feb 23, 2016

8-year-old with brain cancer wants to make the world a better place

Fox 4 KC

8-year-old with brain cancer wants to make the world a better place, here’s how you can help

Feb 03, 2016

Make-A-Wish fulfills dreams for Ava brothers

Springfield News-Leader

Before a packed gymnasium at Ava High School, Principal Teresa Nash beckoned Brendan and Ryan McFarlin to center stage, both boys clueless as to what the fuss was about. The boys were greeted by Make-A-Wish Missouri "wish granters," there to make the boys’ wishes come true.

Oct 18, 2015

How to Help Make-A-Wish: 60 Minutes

60 Minutes

On 60 Minutes this week, viewers were introduced to two seriously ill young boys -- Kaden Erickson and Gavin Grubbs -- whose wishes were granted by the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which granted more than 14,000 wishes last year alone. To support more wishes like Gavin's and Kaden's, you can contribute to Make-A-Wish, or go to wish.org to learn how to become a volunteer.

Oct 05, 2015

Take 5 to Care: Make-A-Wish Foundation Night of Wishes

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On Oct. 12, you can Take 5 to Care and help make wishes come true for children across the metro. It is the Make-a-Wish Foundation's Night of Wishes fundraiser involving Chiefs quarterback Chase Daniel and several other members of the team.

Press Contact

Ellie Sertic
Marketing Associate
Make-A-Wish Missouri

Phone: (314) 210-9838
rfregvp@zb.jvfu.bet

Latest Status Update

  • Congratulations to our dear friends and long-time Make-A-Wish Missouri supporters, McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. & MC Industrial, Inc. for granting over 100 wishes to local children battling life-threatening medical conditions. Your support and dedication to our mission are greatly appreciated. Thank you for bringing so much hope, strength and joy to local children when they need it most. Please join us in thanking McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. & MC Industrial on this monumental accomplishment.
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