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Aug 25, 2014

Elizabeth City Coast Guard grants wish to ailing NC child

Wavy TV

7-year-old Isaac Simmons of Archdale, North Carolina has a rare heart condition called Hypo-Plastic Right Heart. The Make-A-Wish Foundation and Coast Guard helped him live his dream of being part of a rescue helicopter crew.

Aug 25, 2014

Make-A-Wish Hero Saves the Weekend

USCG News

Over the weekend Coast Guard Base Elizabeth City partnered with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to welcome the newest Coast Guard rescue member, Isaac Simmons of Archdale, North Carolina. Isaac lives with a rare heart condition called Hypo-Plastic Right Heart.

Aug 25, 2014

Make-A-Wish Hero Saves Weekend

Coast Guard Mid Atlantic

Over the weekend Coast Guard Base Elizabeth City partnered with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to welcome the newest Coast Guard rescue member, Isaac Simmons of Archdale, North Carolina.

Aug 18, 2014

Dads, Help Grant A Wish Over Dinner

WSOC 103.7

The W.I.S.H. Society for Make-A-Wish Central and Western North Carolina is holding various fundraisers to raise funds to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

Aug 04, 2014

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Cumplen sueno de Bryan

Hola Noticias

Bryan Arellano abrió la puerta de su dormitorio y se llevó la más grande sorpresa de su vida. Una amplia sonrisa se dibujó en su rostro. El sueño de tener una habitación completamente decorada con motivos del equipo local de futbol americano, Los Panthers, un gran televisor, una consola PS4 y los juegos electrónicos de football americano.

Jul 26, 2014

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NC Child's Wish Comes True

The Washington Times

When wish granters from the Make-a-Wish Foundation asked Evie what her wish would be, the 10-year-old already had sketches detailing her vision of a magic treehouse.

Jul 19, 2014

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A Magical Time: Make-A-Wish Trip, Local Support Makes Boy's Dream Come True

The News and Herald

Sam and his family have learned that wishes do come true – in the most magical way possible. They received the gift of a lifetime when Make-A-Wish of Central and Western North Carolina sent them on a week-long, cost-free trip to Florida, where they were able to make new memories and enjoy fun Disney and theme park activities as a family.

Jul 18, 2014

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NASCAR Family Donates $16K through restaurant

WSOC-TV

A NASCAR family who decided to give back through the restaurant business, gave out their first round of donation Friday.

Jul 16, 2014

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NY Girl Gets Wish, Tours Zoo

The Randolph Guide

Joelle Loomis, an 11-year-old New York girl with leukemia, was the special guest of the North Carolina Zoo last week — courtesy of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Jul 16, 2014

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For Evie, a magical wish come true

The Pilot

She touched the hearts of Moore County residents last year through her struggles to live a normal life, and now a young kidney recipient's wish for a "magical" treehouse has come true.

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