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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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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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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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March Volunteer of the Month: Judy Spiro

Judy Spiro is the Make-A-Wish Arizona Volunteer of the Month for March 2017. Two years ago, Judy Spiro became a Make-A-Wish Arizona volunteer after she retired as a special education teacher. As soon as Judy started granting wishes, she was hooked.

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Mar 13, 2017

March Volunteer of the Month: Judy Spiro

Judy Spiro is the March 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

Judy Spiro is the Make-A-Wish Arizona Volunteer of the Month for March 2017. Two years ago, Judy Spiro became a Make-A-Wish Arizona volunteer after she retired as a special education teacher. As soon as Judy started granting wishes, she was hooked.

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February Volunteer of the Month: Rana Ali

With juggling her double major at Arizona State University, helping out as a teacher’s assistant and volunteering at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Rana Ali definitely has a busy schedule. But amidst it all, Rana has jumped in as a volunteer wish granting assistant – so much so that she is being honored as Volunteer of the Month for February.

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Feb 06, 2017

February Volunteer of the Month: Rana Ali

Rana Ali is the February 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

With juggling her double major at Arizona State University, helping out as a teacher’s assistant and volunteering at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, Rana Ali definitely has a busy schedule. But amidst it all, Rana has jumped in as a volunteer wish granting assistant – so much so that she is being honored as Volunteer of the Month for February.

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QUIZ: What's your New Year's Resolution for 2017?

Do you have a resolution for 2017? We know our supporters are always looking for ways to help Arizona wish kids so we created this fun, short quiz to help you realize your New Year's resolution for the year ahead. Take our quiz and find out how you can grant wishes all year long!

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Jan 03, 2017

QUIZ: What's your New Year's Resolution for 2017?

New Year's Resolution 2017

Do you have a resolution for 2017? We know our supporters are always looking for ways to help Arizona wish kids so we created this fun, short quiz to help you realize your New Year's resolution for the year ahead. Take our quiz and find out how you can grant wishes all year long!

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January Volunteer of the Month: Donna Hilton

For Donna Hilton, the January Volunteer of the Month, wish granting is all about connections. It was her connection to a wish family, a friend's daughter benefited from a trip to Milan during fashion week, that first peaked Donna’s interest in Make-A-Wish Arizona.

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Dec 21, 2016

January Volunteer of the Month: Donna Hilton

Donna Hilton is the January 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

For Donna Hilton, the January Volunteer of the Month, wish granting is all about connections. It was her connection to a wish family, a friend's daughter benefited from a trip to Milan during fashion week, that first peaked Donna’s interest in Make-A-Wish Arizona.

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Social worker says referring kids for a wish is "the best feeling"

Krista Altermatt has witnessed the positive impact a wish has on kids with life-threatening medical conditions time and time again. A licensed social services professional who currently works at Banner University Medical Center in Tucson, Krista is one of many medical professionals who regularly refers children to Make-A-Wish Arizona.

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Dec 06, 2016

Social worker says referring kids for a wish is "the best feeling"

Krista Altermatt is one of many medical professionals who regularly refers children to Make-A-Wish.

Krista Altermatt has witnessed the positive impact a wish has on kids with life-threatening medical conditions time and time again. A licensed social services professional who currently works at Banner University Medical Center in Tucson, Krista is one of many medical professionals who regularly refers children to Make-A-Wish Arizona.

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December Volunteer of the Month: Jonathan Muñoz

Jonathan may be fairly new to wish granting, but he’s proven that with a little time, it’s easy for people to do a lot of good. Although he has been volunteering for just one year, Jonathan has fully immersed himself in the wish granting process and is already working on his 10th wish.

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Dec 02, 2016

December Volunteer of the Month: Jonathan Muñoz

Jonathan Muñoz is the December 2016 Volunteer of the Month.

Jonathan may be fairly new to wish granting, but he’s proven that with a little time, it’s easy for people to do a lot of good. Although he has been volunteering for just one year, Jonathan has fully immersed himself in the wish granting process and is already working on his 10th 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
Cell: (480) 226-4329
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Make-A-Wish® Arizona
2901 North 78th Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
(602) 395-9474
Toll Free (800) 324-9474