Return to mobile version
Blogs Matching

st josephs hospital

Child Life Manager and wish mom Wendy Pauker shares the power of a wish

Wendy's daughter Sydney received a wish 10 years ago.
Wendy Pauker, a Child Life Manager at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, has been helping kids for three decades. In those 30 years, she has seen the impact of Make-A-Wish, but it became personal for Wendy when her daughter received a wish 10 years ago.

Mar 23, 2020

Child Life Manager and wish mom Wendy Pauker shares the power of a wish

Wendy's daughter Sydney received a wish 10 years ago.
Wendy Pauker, a Child Life Manager at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, has been helping kids for three decades. In those 30 years, she has seen the impact of Make-A-Wish, but it became personal for Wendy when her daughter received a wish 10 years ago.

Social worker has referred 192 kids for a wish

Josie referred Jade for her wish to go to Disneyland.
Social worker Josie Jones had never heard of Make-A-Wish Arizona until starting a job at St. Joseph’s Hospital, the hospital where the first wish kid was treated.

Jul 08, 2019

Social worker has referred 192 kids for a wish

Josie referred Jade for her wish to go to Disneyland.
Social worker Josie Jones had never heard of Make-A-Wish Arizona until starting a job at St. Joseph’s Hospital, the hospital where the first wish kid was treated.

Send a message of hope

With many of our wishes postponed, we want you to help keep our wish kids’ spirits high! Write, video or photograph yourself sharing a message of hope and post to any of our Make-A-Wish Arizona social media channels at @makeawishaz (tag @makeawisharizona on Instagram) and use the hashtag #WishesAreWaiting.

You can help bring hope to a child who needs it!

Send a Message of Hope

About this Blog

Make-A-Wish Arizona is the founding chapter of Make-A-Wish, the international wish granting organization. Our chapter grants incredible wishes every day for Arizona children with critical illnesses. We want to share the stories of our wishes -- and the inspiration, creativity, imagination and life-affirming enthusiasm that they bring -- with you.

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