Aug 26, 2014
Seven-year-old Isaac Simmons has had three surgeries and three strokes and has spent quite a bit of time in the hospital. It was there, in his hospital room, watching helicopters take off and land, he decided he would love to one day become a Coast Guard rescue pilot.
Aug 25, 2014
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
A NASCAR family who decided to give back through the restaurant business, gave out their first round of donation Friday.
Jul 16, 2014
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.