Return to mobile version

In the News & Blogs

Jun 14, 2017

football

Foster's wish becomes reality

Panthers.com

An inside look at Foster's special day with Greg Olsen in the locker room, on the practice field and in the meeting room.

Jun 14, 2017

football

Greg Olsen makes wish come true

Panthers.com

The Panthers added a new tight end shortly before they kicked off their three-day minicamp Tuesday morning. Thanks to Make-A-Wish, 17-year-old Foster Hale of Indian Trail, N.C. spent the day with Greg Olsen.

Jun 09, 2017

graduation cap

GRADUATION 2017: Cancer was not an obstacle

Salisbury Post

Cancer survivor and 2007 wish alum Cierra is preparing to graduate from South Rowan High School.

Jun 02, 2017

smiley

Make-A-Wish solicita ‘hacedores’ de sueños

Hola Noticias

Con la población latina creciendo en las Carolinas, Make-A-Wish necesita más voluntarios bilingües que estén dispuestos en convertirse en ‘hacedores de sueños’, una responsabilidad llena de satisfacciones que ayuda a que un pequeño con una enfermedad terminal o con estado de salud crítico viva una experiencia humana con esperanza fortaleza y alegría.

Apr 08, 2017

smiley

Cam Newton takes pitcher's mound with kids at Knights game

WCNC

Cam Newton brought in a couple of young fans from Make-A-Wish to have one of them deliver the ceremonial first pitch at the Charlotte Knights game.

Apr 08, 2017

hiking boot

Man pays it forward by participating in 28-mile hike to benefit Make-A-Wish

WLOS

One wish alum, along with dozens of other participants in the mountains, are hiking 28 miles in one day to raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation with the Trailblaze Challenge.

Dec 28, 2016

football

Cam Newton reflects on his visit with wish kid Taylor

Carolina Panthers

Thanks to the quick work of Make-A-Wish, word made its way to Newton that Taylor’s wish was to meet him. Taylor, who is battling a severe heart condition, was in his hospital room in Atlanta Tuesday night when his wish came true.

Dec 05, 2016

TV

Welcome to CNBC, Marc!

CNBC

Host of "The Profit" Marcus Lemonis introduces his "new business partner" Marc from Make-A-Wish.

Dec 05, 2016

smiley

Local Make-A-Wish Chapter's Year in Review

WBT

Amy Brindley, CEO of Make-A-Wish® Central & Western North Carolina and close personal friend of the Roby Family, joins Trent and Patrick in studio to review a year of wishes and the chapter’s plans and goals for 2017.

Nov 17, 2016

calendar

Parade with a cause rolls on Thanksgiving

The Courier-Tribune

The Sweet 16 edition of the Northmont Estates Thanksgiving Day Parade is scheduled to roll Thursday, Nov. 24, at 10 a.m. In its 16th year, the annual parade with a cause will collect donations for Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina.

Make-A-Wish® Central & Western North Carolina
1131 Harding Place
Charlotte, NC 28204
(704) 339-0334
Toll Free (877) 677-9474
Menu