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Jul 23, 2018

Abbey Wysocki

Genie for Kids in Need

Georgia Tech Alumni Magazine

Abbey Wysocki, Wish Cooridnator, helps to fulfill 70 to 80 wishes a year for critically ill children in her role with Make-A-Wish Georgia.

Jun 27, 2018

Wish Wednesday: Katie's Bears travel 1,147 miles to Lubbock hospitals

Wish Wednesday: Treatment Buddies Travel

KAMC News

Wish Wednesday: Katie's stuffed bear "Treatment Buddies" travel 1,147 miles to Lubbock hospitals.

May 27, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia provides light in the midst of darkness to children with health crisis.

Providing Light in the Midst of Darkness

CW Atlanta

Make-A-Wish Georgia provides light in the midst of darkness to children with health crisis.

May 24, 2018

ABC star helps open Great Wolf Lodge resort, water park in Georgia

ABC star helps open Great Wolf Lodge

WSB-TV2 Atlanta

ABC-TV star Meg Donnelly appeared at the Great Wolf Lodge grand opening. Donnelly plays Taylor Otto in "American Housewife." As part of her appearance, Great Wolf Lodge would donate $1,000 to Make-A-Wish Georgia for each of the 14 rides Donnelly experienced. She rode all 14 and raised $14,000 for the program.

May 09, 2018

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Dream comes true for Make-A-Wish girl at Southern Nationals

Banks News Today

A dream came true for race car driver Leah Pritchett when she won her sixth career National Hot Road Association win Sunday at the Southern Nationals. A dream also came true for one young fan who had been cheering Pritchett on from the sidelines all weekend.

May 01, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia in the news

Wish Girl Helps Kids Fighting Cancer

WSB-TV2

Katie wished for 40 Treatment Buddies (cuddly bears she created that have medical ports in them) to distribute to children at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. Instead, she got 2,400 bears to be distributed to other Make-A-Wish chapters across the country for kids across America.

Apr 18, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia in the news

Make-A-Wish celebration at UNG

UNG Newsroom

Make-A-Wish celebration at UNG makes dreams come true for local child who was given celebrity treatment at a baseball game where he learned his wish to go on a Disney Cruise® would come true.

Apr 16, 2018

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Wrestling Comes to Tyrone

The Citizen

A live wrestling event scheduled for April 27 at the Roger Spencer Community Center in Tyrone has been organized as a fundraiser for Make-A-Wish Georgia to help create life-changing wishes for local children facing critical illnesses.

Apr 05, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia in the news

Applebees

Atlanta Patch

Applebee's Offers Coupons For Make-A-Wish Donations. You can get coupons worth $20 for donating $5 to Make-A-Wish Georgia.

Apr 04, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia in the news

Applebees To Help Grant Wishes

CBJ

Applebee’s announced that all 38 locations in the Atlanta area will participate in a fundraiser to support Make-A-Wish Georgia.

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