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Apr 19, 2013

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Walk for Wishes Celebrates Ninth Year

Atlanta Real Estate Forum

For more than nine years, the Make-A-Wish® Georgia chapter has been raising funds to cover the average $8,000 it takes to grant a single wish through their Walk for Wishes. This year’s Walk for Wishes will be held on Saturday, April 20 at Turner Field.

Apr 16, 2013

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Make-A-Wish Georgia to Grant 6,000th Wish

My Fox

The Make-A-Wish Foundation is famous for making dreams come true for children with life threatening illnesses. This summer, the chapter in Georgia is expecting to grant its 6,000th wish.

Apr 13, 2013


Atlanta Up Close Talks to Make-A-Wish Foundation

Radio Personality, Cynthia Mallard, talks with Walk for Wishes Chairman, John J. Inhouse, III and Wish Kid Ambassador, Shuron, about the Walk for Wishes.

Apr 10, 2013

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Nonprofit to Host Walk for Wishes Fundraiser

Neighbor Newspapers

On April 20, Make-A-Wish Georgia aims to grant 40 wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions through its ninth annual Walk for Wishes

Apr 05, 2013


NCAA Tourney Trip Brightens Teen's Battle With Cancer

Fox Point - Bayside Patch

Thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, 16-year-old Charlie Burton will attend the Final Four and NCAA championship game this weekend.

Apr 04, 2013

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Make-A-Wish World Wish Day Airline Miles Campaign


Make-A-Wish is making a concerted effort in April- in part to celebrate World Wish Day on April 29- to raise dollars and airline miles to fund airline tickets for wishes that involve travel.

Apr 03, 2013

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Make-A-Wish Sends Sandersville Boy to WrestleMania

Eight-year-old James is getting his wish come true - a trip to WrestleMania to meet his favorite wrestlers!

Mar 08, 2013

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WISH Society Hosts Annual Fundraiser for Make-A-Wish Georgia

Virginia Highland Druid Hills Patch

The W.I.S.H Society’s signature fundraising event, ‘An Evening of Hearts and Wishes,’ was held in the private home of Phil and Carol Martens.

Mar 05, 2013


Dunwoody Teen's Tragedy Turns to Hope

Atlanta Journal Constitution

On the morning of August 17, 2010, Chip felt lethargic and complained of blurred vision... Doctors told the Madrens their boy had Metastatic Anaplastic Medulloblastoma, an aggressive brain cancer.

Mar 04, 2013

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Gucci Hosts Cocktail Party to Benefit Make-A-Wish

Atlanta Business Chronicle

Former Atlanta Falcon Coy Wire and his wife Claire hosted a private cocktail party at the Gucci store in Phipps Plaza to raise money for Make-A-Wish Georgia while celebrating the 60th anniversary of Gucci’s horsebit loafer and its 1953 collection.

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