Return to mobile version

Tucson

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

2016 Tucson Walk For Wishes helps grant 10 future wishes

Make-A-Wish Arizona, the founding chapter of the international wish granting organization, raised more than $104,000 toward future Arizona wishes at the 2016 Tucson Walk For Wishes® presented by Win3 Realty.

Read More

Nov 02, 2016

2016 Tucson Walk For Wishes helps grant 10 future wishes

2016 Tucson Walk For Wishes

Make-A-Wish Arizona, the founding chapter of the international wish granting organization, raised more than $104,000 toward future Arizona wishes at the 2016 Tucson Walk For Wishes® presented by Win3 Realty.

Read More

July Volunteer of the Month: Alan Leffler

Two years ago, Alan Leffler was looking to get involved with his Tucson community when his friend Rob LaMaster (who is also director of the southern region for Make-A-Wish Arizona) introduced him to the organization. Alan encourages people, especially men his age, to become wish granters because they can add a unique perspective and a lot of value to Make-A-Wish Arizona.

Read More

Jul 05, 2016

July Volunteer of the Month: Alan Leffler

Alan Leffler is the July 2016 Volunteer of the Month.

Two years ago, Alan Leffler was looking to get involved with his Tucson community when his friend Rob LaMaster (who is also director of the southern region for Make-A-Wish Arizona) introduced him to the organization. Alan encourages people, especially men his age, to become wish granters because they can add a unique perspective and a lot of value to Make-A-Wish Arizona.

Read More

May Volunteer of the Month: Dave Reyes

Dave Reyes became a Make-A-Wish Arizona volunteer in 2015. In addition to his role in the Wishmakers on Campus organization at the University of Arizona, Dave also created a Make-A-Wish club at his medical school last year. Through his efforts, Dave encouraged nearly 20 of his classmates to become Make-A-Wish Arizona wish granters and understands the positive effect a wish can have on everyone involved.

Read More

May 03, 2016

May Volunteer of the Month: Dave Reyes

Dave Reyes is the May 2016 Volunteer of the Month.

Dave Reyes became a Make-A-Wish Arizona volunteer in 2015. In addition to his role in the Wishmakers on Campus organization at the University of Arizona, Dave also created a Make-A-Wish club at his medical school last year. Through his efforts, Dave encouraged nearly 20 of his classmates to become Make-A-Wish Arizona wish granters and understands the positive effect a wish can have on everyone involved.

Read More

Arizona pediatric oncologist shares why wishes are good medicine

A combined 89 percent of doctors, nurses and health professionals believe a wish experience can influence a child's physical health. Dr. Lisa Kopp, a pediatric oncologist at Banner Children’s Diamond Children’s Medical Center, is one of the many medical professionals in Arizona who has seen the healing power of a wish and feels a wish is really part of the treatment.

Read More

Apr 19, 2016

Arizona pediatric oncologist shares why wishes are good medicine

Arizona pediatrician Dr. Lisa Kopp shares why wishes can heal.

A combined 89 percent of doctors, nurses and health professionals believe a wish experience can influence a child's physical health. Dr. Lisa Kopp, a pediatric oncologist at Banner Children’s Diamond Children’s Medical Center, is one of the many medical professionals in Arizona who has seen the healing power of a wish and feels a wish is really part of the treatment.

Read More

Help us grant the Tucson 25

Make-A-Wish Arizona needs your help in raising awareness and funds to support Arizona wish kids in our own backyard! That is why we have created a special Fourth Quarter campaign - "Grant the Tucson 25". You can sign up a team today and have the assistance of online fundraising tools and tips to help share the message of hope, strength and joy that comes with each of our Make-A-Wish Arizona wishes!

Read More

Oct 11, 2013

Help us grant the Tucson 25

Dominic, 14, was surprised by his new jet ski

Make-A-Wish Arizona needs your help in raising awareness and funds to support Arizona wish kids in our own backyard! That is why we have created a special Fourth Quarter campaign - "Grant the Tucson 25". You can sign up a team today and have the assistance of online fundraising tools and tips to help share the message of hope, strength and joy that comes with each of our Make-A-Wish Arizona wishes!

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