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2018 April Volunteers of the Month: Had and Christa

Had and Christa have been granting wishes together for more than six years, but Had’s introduction to Make-A-Wish Arizona began in a way that was unusual for the organization. “Christa could not find very much information about me when we first met, so she figured that if I was approved to be a volunteer after the Make-A-Wish Arizona background check, I was a good person and she could continue dating me. We have been volunteering together ever since.”

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Apr 10, 2018

2018 April Volunteers of the Month: Had and Christa

Volunteers of the Month

Had and Christa have been granting wishes together for more than six years, but Had’s introduction to Make-A-Wish Arizona began in a way that was unusual for the organization. “Christa could not find very much information about me when we first met, so she figured that if I was approved to be a volunteer after the Make-A-Wish Arizona background check, I was a good person and she could continue dating me. We have been volunteering together ever since.”

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February Volunteer of the Month: Amber Hamik

Many people may get involved with a cause because of a friend or acquaintance they know, but Amber’s connection with Make-A-Wish Arizona didn’t start with a person at all. It began with a fictional character in a book.

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Feb 07, 2018

February Volunteer of the Month: Amber Hamik

Amber Hamik is the February 2018 Volunteer of the Month.

Many people may get involved with a cause because of a friend or acquaintance they know, but Amber’s connection with Make-A-Wish Arizona didn’t start with a person at all. It began with a fictional character in a book.

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January Volunteer of the Month: Kelly Bernard

When Kelly Bernard moved to Flagstaff, Arizona two years ago, she was searching for a way to connect her interests in event planning with her love of helping children.

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Jan 22, 2018

January Volunteer of the Month: Kelly Bernard

Kelly Bernard is the January 2018 Volunteer of the Month

When Kelly Bernard moved to Flagstaff, Arizona two years ago, she was searching for a way to connect her interests in event planning with her love of helping children.

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5 Reasons To Be A Monthly Wishmaker

Help wishes come true all year long as a member of our Monthly Wishmaker Club!

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Dec 18, 2017

5 Reasons To Be A Monthly Wishmaker

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Help wishes come true all year long as a member of our Monthly Wishmaker Club!

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As a veteran, Jaime knows the importance of helping others

When Jaime’s military duty came to an end, he made the decision to move to Phoenix. But he began to miss the feeling that he got from serving his country – the feeling of helping people in need. This passion for helping others led him to search for new ways to give back.

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Nov 22, 2017

As a veteran, Jaime knows the importance of helping others

Jaime is the November 2017 Volunteer of the Month

When Jaime’s military duty came to an end, he made the decision to move to Phoenix. But he began to miss the feeling that he got from serving his country – the feeling of helping people in need. This passion for helping others led him to search for new ways to give back.

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Matching gift means your donation could double!

Make-A-Wish Arizona received a special $400,000 matching gift from a generous donor that will allow all gifts from new donors or increased donations from last year to have twice the impact on wishes for kids with life threatening medical conditions. Learn how your donation can be matched the rest of this year.

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Sep 28, 2017

Matching gift means your donation could double!

A matching gift means your donation could double!

Make-A-Wish Arizona received a special $400,000 matching gift from a generous donor that will allow all gifts from new donors or increased donations from last year to have twice the impact on wishes for kids with life threatening medical conditions. Learn how your donation can be matched the rest of this year.

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September Volunteer of the Month: Alex Kim

One year ago, Alex moved to Arizona and decided to become a volunteer wish granter. Today she essentially lives, breathes and sleeps our mission, but she says she will never forget her first wish.

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Sep 13, 2017

September Volunteer of the Month: Alex Kim

Alex Kim is the September 2017 Volunteer of the Month.

One year ago, Alex moved to Arizona and decided to become a volunteer wish granter. Today she essentially lives, breathes and sleeps our mission, but she says she will never forget her first wish.

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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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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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