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May 01, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia in the news

Wish Girl Helps Kids Fighting Cancer


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


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


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


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

Mar 27, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia in the news

BriAnna's Aulani Wish

Make a Wish Georgia made 14-year-old BriAnna's dream of going to the Disney resort in Hawaii come true.

Mar 15, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia in the news

Make-A-Wish grants teenagers dream

Forsyth County News

Wish child's lifelong dream of going to New York City and experiencing Broadway productions will be granted by Make-A-Wish Georgia.

Mar 15, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia in the news

Ammunition Agency

Business Wire

Make-A-Wish Georgia, a non-profit organization that creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses across the state, has chosen AMMUNITIONagency, as its agency of record to provide digital, branding, and marketing services.

Feb 23, 2018

Make-A-Wish Georgia in the news

McKenna Featured On Podcast

Chronicle of Week

Dr. Mark McKenna Featured On eHealth Podcast. During the interview, Dr. McKenna shared that OVME has partnered with Make-A-Wish to donate a portion of its proceeds to Make-A-Wish Georgia.

Feb 12, 2018


Evening of Wishes

Ledger Enquirer

The Columbus Partnership Board of Make-A-Wish Georgia and presenting sponsor, Blue Door Boutique, will host the 8th Annual Evening of Wishes which helps raise funds to grant the wishes of local children facing critical illnesses.

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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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