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Feb 19, 2016

A wish has the power to restore

Macy's Believe Day
Three months ago, I began my journey as CEO of Make-A-Wish Georgia. Before starting, I felt I had a basic awareness of what Make-A-Wish did. What I realize now is that there’s so much more to our story than just the wish.

Feb 19, 2016

A wish has the power to restore

Macy's Believe Day
Three months ago, I began my journey as CEO of Make-A-Wish Georgia. Before starting, I felt I had a basic awareness of what Make-A-Wish did. What I realize now is that there’s so much more to our story than just the wish.

Dec 18, 2015

Lessons learned on a wish experience

Abigail Boone
Meet Abby and hear about the lessons her family learned during her wish experience

Dec 18, 2015

Lessons learned on a wish experience

Abigail Boone
Meet Abby and hear about the lessons her family learned during her wish experience

This is not a typical wish story

Zachary Moody
When you hear about Make-A-Wish, you think Disney, big trips, presents and send offs illnesses that get better. This story isn’t about those things.

Dec 01, 2015

This is not a typical wish story

Zachary Moody
When you hear about Make-A-Wish, you think Disney, big trips, presents and send offs illnesses that get better. This story isn’t about those things.

Nov 17, 2015

Being a wish granting volunteer is an incredibly rewarding experience

Brooke Lambert
We recently had a Q&A session with one of our current wish granting volunteers: Brooke Lambert.

Nov 17, 2015

Being a wish granting volunteer is an incredibly rewarding experience

Brooke Lambert
We recently had a Q&A session with one of our current wish granting volunteers: Brooke Lambert.

Wish Comes Full Circle For Former Wish Granter

Knox Bishop
Wish mom Kim tells about her experience with Make-A-Wish Georgia and how her son Knox was granted his wish to go to Disneyland.

Nov 17, 2015

Wish Comes Full Circle For Former Wish Granter

Knox Bishop
Wish mom Kim tells about her experience with Make-A-Wish Georgia and how her son Knox was granted his wish to go to Disneyland.

Oct 12, 2015

An Open Letter from a Wish Sibling to His Employer

Josiah Meinert
The brother of one of our wish kids also happens to be an employee at a Make-A-Wish national partner, Party City. He wrote an open-note thanking his employer for their support of local wishes.

Oct 12, 2015

An Open Letter from a Wish Sibling to His Employer

Josiah Meinert
The brother of one of our wish kids also happens to be an employee at a Make-A-Wish national partner, Party City. He wrote an open-note thanking his employer for their support of local wishes.

If you like basketball, this wish story is for you

Thiago D'Elia
Thiago is one of twenty wish ambassadors joining us at the 2015 Wish Ball. This is his story.

Oct 08, 2015

If you like basketball, this wish story is for you

Thiago D'Elia
Thiago is one of twenty wish ambassadors joining us at the 2015 Wish Ball. This is his story.

Sep 16, 2015

A Family Finally Wins Their Battle With Sickle Cell Disease

TJ Porter
One wish mom shares her unique perspective on how a wish experience impacted her son and the rest of their family.

Sep 16, 2015

A Family Finally Wins Their Battle With Sickle Cell Disease

TJ Porter
One wish mom shares her unique perspective on how a wish experience impacted her son and the rest of their family.

Ever Wanted to Work at an Amusement Park?

Make-A-Wish Day at Six Flags over Georgia
Six Flags over Georgia hosted 25 wish kids to work at their park for a day.

Sep 08, 2015

Ever Wanted to Work at an Amusement Park?

Make-A-Wish Day at Six Flags over Georgia
Six Flags over Georgia hosted 25 wish kids to work at their park for a day.

How One Wish Kid Impacted a Board Member

Susan Been
Board member Susan Been has been heavily involved with Make-A-Wish Georgia ever since meeting a young man named Matthew.

Sep 08, 2015

How One Wish Kid Impacted a Board Member

Susan Been
Board member Susan Been has been heavily involved with Make-A-Wish Georgia ever since meeting a young man named Matthew.

About this Blog

At Make-A-Wish Georgia, stories are one of our most powerful resources. The Wish Blog is a platform we use to share just a few of these stories.

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