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Feb 01, 2016

Lopes help send Landon to Walt Disney World.

Grand Canyon University Lopes help send Landon to Walt Disney World

Grand Canyon University

The Grand Canyon baseball team adopted Landon, 10, as an honorary teammate in December 2015. A month later, Landon and the team were reunited at Brazell Stadium, as GCU Baseball helped Make-A-Wish Arizona announce his wish to go to Walt Disney World was coming true.

Jan 08, 2016

Tanner, 8, wished to go on a Star Wars Disney Cruise.

Tanner finds out his wish is granted at Star Wars premiere

FOX 10

Eight-year-old Tanner Blair though he was just going to see the Star Wars premiere, but Make-A-Wish Arizona surprised him with the news his biggest wish is granted! Tanner, a huge Star Wars fan, will be able to meet his favorite characters on his wish to go on a Star Wars Disney Cruise this year.

Dec 21, 2015

Christmas on Comstock, holiday light displays, gilbert arizona

Gilbert neighborhood wins ABC's 'The Great Christmas Light Fight'

AZ Central

Christmas on Comstock, a neighborhood light display near Elliot and Higley roads, beat neighborhoods across the country for best neighborhood light display on ABC's 'The Great Christmas Light Fight.' Christmas on Comstock will be open until New Year's Eve, where visitors can make a donation to Make-A-Wish Arizona. The display operates Monday through Thursday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Friday through Sunday from 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Nov 17, 2015

For every letter to Santa received, Macy's will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish, up to $1 million.

Letters to Santa raise thousands for Make-A-Wish Arizona

Channel 5

For every letter to Santa received, Macy's will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish, up to $1 million.

Oct 14, 2015

Eric, 18, wished to be a t-shirt designer.

Eric wishes to design custom t-shirts

NewsPlex

Eric, 18, wished to be a t-shirt designer and visit the CustomInk headquarters.

Sep 24, 2015

Aiden learns at surprise wish reveal that his Disney wish is granted.

Aiden receives surprise Disney wish reveal in local park

Channel 5

Aiden, 9, finds out his wish to go to Walt Disney World is granted after students throw him a wish reveal party.

Sep 15, 2015

Jazmin, 15, wished to receive a blessing from The Pope.

Joven arizonense con cancer recibe bendicion del papa

Univision

Cada deseo complido por Make-A-Wish Arizona es especial y reflecta la personalidad de cada nino o nina. Para Jazmin Negrete, su religion tuvo una gran parte en su decision de que seria su gran deseo. Cuando su salud comenso a ponerse mal, Jazmin tomo la decision de dejar todo su tratamiento. Esto fue muy dificil para Jazmin y su familia pero la llevo a decidir que recibr la bendicion del Santo Padre es su mas grande deseo. Jazmin viajo a Italia para su deseo y esta es su historia.

Sep 09, 2015

Jazmin, 15, wished to receive a blessing from The Pope.

Wish kid Jazmin blessed by The Pope

12 News

Jazmin, 15, reflects on her wish experience and the impact it had on her life.

Sep 03, 2015

Katie White wins 2015 Tempe Youth Humanitarian Award.

High school student receives award for Make-A-Wish Arizona involvement

Tempe Union High School District

Katie White wins the 2015 Tempe Youth Humanitarian Award for her contributions to Make-A-Wish Arizona.

Sep 02, 2015

Lucas, 11, wished to have a backyard splash pad (Photo by Chrissy Delacy)

Make-A-Wish Arizona grants 355th wish, marks last wish of the summer

FOX 10

Lucas, 11, wished to have a splash pad in his backyard.

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Plan your fundraiser for wish kids!

Make-A-Wish Arizona always loves new, creative ways to raise funds for future Arizona wish kids. 

Share with us your plans for a fundraiser to benefit Make-A-Wish Arizona by contacting Erin Mortensen, External Events Manager.

Whenever a group or individual is proposing to raise funds for our organization, our national office requires the completion of the Special Event Proposal and Licensing Agreement before you can associate Make-A-Wish with the event, so please contact the chapter to discuss your event idea. 

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