Jan 08, 2016
Union Academy Newsletter
Middle School students participated in the eighth annual Macy's "Believe" campaign this holiday season to write letters of a wish they had or a wish for some else. Macy's teamed up with the Make-A-Wish® foundation to spread holiday cheer to children with life-threatening medical conditions. For each letter collected through Christmas Eve, Macy's donated $1 to Make-A-Wish, up to $1 million, to help grant wishes for children who have life-threatening medical conditions.
Dec 16, 2015
Make-A-Wish was able to send him and his family to Disney World this past spring. Harbin is now collecting donations from his display to give back to Make-A-Wish Central & Western North Carolina. The charity has a special play in P.T.'s heart. At 5-years-old, his sister was diagnosed with a rare genetic defect. "They granted a wish for my sister when we were children, so it's definitely my charity of choice," Harbin said.
Dec 09, 2015
For each letter received during the Believe Campaign, Macy's will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish, up to $1 million to help grant the wishes of children with life threatening medical conditions.
Nov 28, 2015
Richmond County Daily Journal
Fifteen-year-old Thomas will start the month of December in the Magic Kingdom. Make-A-Wish surprised Thomas, who is blind and deaf, and mother Patricia Smith of Hamlet with the announcement last Monday at the Cordova School.
Nov 27, 2015
In 2003, wish kid Hope made a selfless decision, choosing to use her Make-a-Wish to grant other kids’ wishes.
Nov 18, 2015
WFMY News 2
Even though he's not the next contestant on the Price is Right, 10-year-old Dylan got the chance so many people have dreamed of. He got to go behind the scenes at the hit game show and even meet the host Drew Carey thanks to Make-A-Wish.
Nov 06, 2015
Six-year-old Braylon, of Charlotte, NC writes his letter to Santa to kick off the retailer's annual Believe Campaign benefitting Make-a-Wish
Oct 31, 2015
Wish kid Josie helped her school raise money for Make-A-Wish by using one of their causal Friday fundraisers to donate money
Sep 28, 2015
Ryan is a big Falcons fan and recently the team allowed him to live out his wish – including suiting up with the team, running practice drills, and getting his own locker.
Sep 27, 2015
Braylon was diagnosed with a brain tumor in February. His father, Jesse, said a report from the doctor on Thursday indicated the tumor was shrinking.