Feb 03, 2016
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
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
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.
Sep 27, 2015
Motor Racing Press
On Saturday at the 4th annual AAA Insurance NHRA Midwest Nationals, a young man received some very big news.
Sep 22, 2015
Brain tumor survivor, Brett Haubrich, was invited by the archbishop of Philadelphia to see Pope Francis when he makes his first visit to the United States. The 12-year-old says his battle with cancer has brought him closer to God and the church.
Sep 21, 2015
The Rams helped raise $265,000, which surpassed the night’s goal of $250,000, and will enable Make-A-Wish Missouri to grant more than 50 wishes. Since the Rams and Make-A-Wish Missouri started the event, the organizations have raised more than $2 million and have granted more than 400 wishes.
Aug 23, 2015
The Branson community is granting one special 9-year-old's wish this week by showing him and his family what Branson is all about from shows to Go-Karts.
Jun 10, 2015
Kansas City infoZine
Six Sarpino’s Pizzerias across Kansas City joined efforts to collect donations for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Missouri.
May 02, 2015
KFVS 12 - Cape Girardeau
Hutsen Cade got the birthday surprise of his dreams on Saturday in East Prairie, Missouri. He received a huge truck play set.
Apr 08, 2015
St. Louis Review
On Holy Thursday, at the invitation of Archbishop Robert J. Carlson, Brett took his place beside the altar at Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis as "Priest For a Day.