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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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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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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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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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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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November Volunteer of the Month: Manny Lucero

To say Manny is excited about granting wishes is an understatement. Five years ago, Manny participated in a Make-A-Wish Arizona volunteer training and signed onto his first wish the following day – which also happened to be his birthday.

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Nov 01, 2016

November Volunteer of the Month: Manny Lucero

Manny will never forget his first wish kid, Maria, who wished to have a shopping spree.

To say Manny is excited about granting wishes is an understatement. Five years ago, Manny participated in a Make-A-Wish Arizona volunteer training and signed onto his first wish the following day – which also happened to be his birthday.

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[VIDEO] Learn more about what volunteer opportunities we offer!

We rely on the dedication and passion of our volunteers to accomplish our mission of granting the wishes of Arizona children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. We invite you to Share the Power of a Wish®, whether it's a few hours each month or a few days each year.

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Jul 21, 2016

[VIDEO] Learn more about what volunteer opportunities we offer!

Volunteer with Make-A-Wish Arizona

We rely on the dedication and passion of our volunteers to accomplish our mission of granting the wishes of Arizona children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. We invite you to Share the Power of a Wish®, whether it's a few hours each month or a few days each year.

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June Volunteer of the Month: Ashley Umbanhowar

According to a 2011 Wish Impact Study, 95 percent of community volunteers reported an increased sense of compassion as well as an increased faith in humanity as the result of granting a wish. Ashley, who has granted 12 wishes so far with several more in the works, still remembers the specific moment when she decided to become a volunteer two years ago.

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Jun 07, 2016

June Volunteer of the Month: Ashley Umbanhowar

Ashley Umbanhowar is the June 2016 Volunteer of the Month.

According to a 2011 Wish Impact Study, 95 percent of community volunteers reported an increased sense of compassion as well as an increased faith in humanity as the result of granting a wish. Ashley, who has granted 12 wishes so far with several more in the works, still remembers the specific moment when she decided to become a volunteer two years ago.

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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.

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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.

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