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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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Celebrating National Nurses Week

This National Nurses Week, we celebrate the many registered nurses in Arizona who give their time and energy to refer a child and help their wish come true. Irene Szopinski is a registered nurse at the Phoenix Children’s Hospital Heart Center who has referred more than 30 kids with life-threatening medical conditions for a wish experience.

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May 10, 2016

Celebrating National Nurses Week

Irene Szopinski is a registered nurse at the Phoenix Children’s Hospital Heart Center who has referred more than 30 kids for a wish.

This National Nurses Week, we celebrate the many registered nurses in Arizona who give their time and energy to refer a child and help their wish come true. Irene Szopinski is a registered nurse at the Phoenix Children’s Hospital Heart Center who has referred more than 30 kids with life-threatening medical conditions for a wish experience.

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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.

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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.

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