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Jan 22, 2013


Teen Goes to Australia Through Make-A-Wish Foundation

Forsyth Herald

Diagnosed with stage two Hodgkin's lymphoma in 2010, Sarah Whitfield, 18, was granted a wish from the Georgia chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Jan 10, 2013


Annual Bowl-A-Thon Grants Three Wishes for Make-A-Wish

Real Estate Rama

Three wishes will come true for Atlanta area children with severe medical conditions this holiday season thanks to the help of the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Harry Norman, Realtors’ Young Realtors Council.

Jan 02, 2013

An Orange Bowl Wish Come True

Southern Pigskin

Diagnosed with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) at the age of five, A.J. Scott's dream was to see his Seminoles play in the Orange Bowl.

Dec 24, 2012

Young Cancer Survivor Getting Disney Trip

Jackson Progress-Argus

While battling cancer, Dahlia has been on operating tables, hooked up to life-support machinery, and has even had her blood completely drained from her body. Then there is the chemotherapy, which has claimed her hair and baby teeth.

Dec 22, 2012

Make-A-Wish Helps Teen Realize Dream to see Volcano

Marietta Daily Journal

A Lovinggood Middle School eighth-grader was caught a little off guard this week when his principal announced that his wish to see a volcano was being granted by the Make-A- Wish Foundation.

Dec 17, 2012

Young Boy Makes Miraculous Recovery

Valdosta Daily Times

With his melon-sized tumor eradicated, Kourtney Smith, 5, can focus on his education instead of battling liver cancer from a hospital bed.

Dec 14, 2012

Atlantic Station Tree Lighting Kicks Off the Holiday Season

CBS Atlanta

Atlantic Station is kicking off the holidays Saturday with their annual tree lighting. Make-A-Wish Georgia will sell lighted wands throughout the day so kids can "help" with the tree lighting.

Dec 13, 2012

Cobb Donates to Make-A-Wish

Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Cobb Board of Commissioners Tuesday donated $38,000 to the Make-A-Wish Georgia Foundation, with money raised from an October 5K race.

Dec 10, 2012

Annual Bowl-A-Thon Raises Funds for Make-A-Wish Georgia

Luxury Real Estate

For the past seven years, the Young Realtors Council has held a bowl-a-thon at Midtown Bowl to raise funds for Make-A-Wish Georgia. Since 2006, the Council has raised more than $100,000 for the organization.

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