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August Volunteer of the Month: Kathy Wolleson

Kathy started volunteering with Make-A-Wish Arizona only one year ago, but her volunteer journey with wish granting started long ago in California. Kathy is happy knowing she is granting wishes for kids in Kingman, especially since there are only a few wish granter volunteers in her area. She talks about her experience in the community in the hopes of seeing more volunteers give their time to the local wish kids, even if it is not very much.

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Aug 08, 2017

August Volunteer of the Month: Kathy Wolleson

Kathy is the August Volunteer of the Month

Kathy started volunteering with Make-A-Wish Arizona only one year ago, but her volunteer journey with wish granting started long ago in California. Kathy is happy knowing she is granting wishes for kids in Kingman, especially since there are only a few wish granter volunteers in her area. She talks about her experience in the community in the hopes of seeing more volunteers give their time to the local wish kids, even if it is not very much.

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3 Reasons to Host a Wish Week

Students throughout our community are coming together to help raise funds for future wishes. See how your school might help future Arizona wish kids today.

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Jul 27, 2017

3 Reasons to Host a Wish Week

Students throughout our community are coming together to help raise funds for future wishes. See how your school might help future Arizona wish kids today.

Students throughout our community are coming together to help raise funds for future wishes. See how your school might help future Arizona wish kids today.

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July Volunteer of the Month: Paul Pritchard

Paul Pritchard is the July 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

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Jun 30, 2017

July Volunteer of the Month: Paul Pritchard

Paul Pritchard is the July 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

Paul Pritchard is the July 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

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June Volunteer of the Month: Bob Brost

Sometimes in life you just end up in the right place at the right time. This is true for Bob Brost, whose wish granting journey began in quite an unlikely place. Recently, Bob’s experience has come full circle as a member of the Make-A-Wish Arizona Volunteer Screening Team, where he gets to meet and interview prospective volunteers every month.

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May 30, 2017

June Volunteer of the Month: Bob Brost

Bob Brost is the June 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

Sometimes in life you just end up in the right place at the right time. This is true for Bob Brost, whose wish granting journey began in quite an unlikely place. Recently, Bob’s experience has come full circle as a member of the Make-A-Wish Arizona Volunteer Screening Team, where he gets to meet and interview prospective volunteers every month.

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May Volunteer of the Month: Marianne Randall

Marianne originally became involved with Make-A-Wish Arizona hoping to help out in small ways as a volunteer. Fast forward to today, Marianne has granted more than 25 wishes and says it all dates back to one important decision.

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Apr 14, 2017

May Volunteer of the Month: Marianne Randall

Marianne Randall is the May 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

Marianne originally became involved with Make-A-Wish Arizona hoping to help out in small ways as a volunteer. Fast forward to today, Marianne has granted more than 25 wishes and says it all dates back to one important decision.

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April Volunteer of the Month: Julie Morrison

Although Julie Morrison was selected as the Volunteer of the Month for April, she has decided that she wants none of the recognition. For her, it’s all about the many wish granting partners who have helped her along the way.

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Mar 31, 2017

April Volunteer of the Month: Julie Morrison

Julie Morrison is the April 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

Although Julie Morrison was selected as the Volunteer of the Month for April, she has decided that she wants none of the recognition. For her, it’s all about the many wish granting partners who have helped her along the way.

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Make-A-Wish Arizona meets with Hispanic media to promote their work

Make-A-Wish Arizona recently met with several local Hispanic media outlets to talk about the need that exists for more bilingual and Spanish speaking volunteers. To volunteer with us, please visit arizona.wish.org/volunteer.

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Mar 17, 2017

Make-A-Wish Arizona meets with Hispanic media to promote their work

Make-A-Wish se reúnen con medios hispanos para promover su labor de amor

Make-A-Wish Arizona recently met with several local Hispanic media outlets to talk about the need that exists for more bilingual and Spanish speaking volunteers. To volunteer with us, please visit arizona.wish.org/volunteer.

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Join us for #AZGivesDay on April 4

Join us by donating or helping us spread the word for Arizona Gives Day, on Tuesday, April 4. Our goal is to raise awareness for people to volunteer, refer kids and donate to Make-A-Wish Arizona – so we can make more wishes come true!

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Mar 17, 2017

Join us for #AZGivesDay on April 4

Arizona Gives Day is April 4

Join us by donating or helping us spread the word for Arizona Gives Day, on Tuesday, April 4. Our goal is to raise awareness for people to volunteer, refer kids and donate to Make-A-Wish Arizona – so we can make more wishes come true!

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Former wish kid gives back to Make-A-Wish Arizona 30 years later

Volunteer Wish Granter Randell is not any ordinary volunteer. He was one of the first 30 children to ever receive a wish. In 1983, when Randell was about two years old, his wish to see snow and sand was granted!

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Mar 15, 2017

Former wish kid gives back to Make-A-Wish Arizona 30 years later

Randell, a former wish kid, enjoys being a volunteer wish granter because he is able to connect with the kids.

Volunteer Wish Granter Randell is not any ordinary volunteer. He was one of the first 30 children to ever receive a wish. In 1983, when Randell was about two years old, his wish to see snow and sand was granted!

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This month, we recognize Child Life Specialists who refer kids for a wish

In honor of Child Life Month, please join us in saying “thank you” to all the wonderful Child Life Specialists, who help wish kids live happier, more stress-free lives every day. We want to recognize Suzanne Berner, a certified child life specialist who has referred many children for a wish.

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Mar 15, 2017

This month, we recognize Child Life Specialists who refer kids for a wish

Suzanne Berner is a certified child life specialist who has referred many children for a wish.

In honor of Child Life Month, please join us in saying “thank you” to all the wonderful Child Life Specialists, who help wish kids live happier, more stress-free lives every day. We want to recognize Suzanne Berner, a certified child life specialist who has referred many children for a wish.

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Contact Make-A-Wish Arizona

Mailing Address:
2901 N. 78th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Tucson Mailing Address:
(Not an office)
PMB 106
10645 N.  Oracle Road, Suite 121
Tucson, AZ 85737

Phone: 602-395-9474
Fax: 602-395-0722
Toll Free: 800-324-9474

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2901 North 78th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

Phone: (602) 343-9434
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Make-A-Wish® Arizona
2901 North 78th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
(602) 395-9474
Toll Free (800) 324-9474