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Dec 17, 2018

Wish kid becomes batman for his first flight

Batman for his first plane ride

11 Alive

Wish kid Justice becomes Batman at Atlanta Airport for his first airplane ride

Dec 14, 2018

Wish kid Jack trains with Air Force Pararescue Team

Patrick AFB hosts Wish Kid Jack

Florida Today

Patrick AFB hosts Make-A-Wish Georgia teenager with congenital heart disease

Dec 13, 2018

Wish kids treated like royalty thanks to Medieval Times

Wish Kids treated like royalty at Medieval Times

Gwinnett Daily Post

Five wish kids and their families were recently made kings and queens for a day at Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament’s Lawrenceville castle.

Dec 12, 2018

Wish kid Jack trains with Air Force Pararescue Team

Training with the Air Force


Make-a-Wish Georgia makes local 17-year-old's dream come true.

Dec 11, 2018

Wish kid Alyssia

Alyssia Perfect Smile

Northside Neighbor

The Atlanta community witnessed a celebration of what wish kid Alyssia called a new life for her during an event at the Macy’s at Lenox Square in Buckhead.

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


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


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.

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  • Check out Peyton hanging ten in Hawaii! 🏄🏻‍♀️🌸 Of all her incredible adventures there, the surf lessons were Peyton’s favorite. With encouragement from the instructors and her family, Peyton was able to rise and stand on the surfboard. It was a triumphant moment for everyone! “We didn’t realize the trip would serve the purpose of showing her that she’s capable of more than she realizes.” -Cheryl, Peyton’s mom #makeawishga

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