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Apr 26, 2014

Destiny, 10, Portland

Destiny Meets Her Hero Runner

Statesman Journal

Ten-year-old Destiny wished to meet the Michigan woman who runs races in her honor. Read about how her wish came true at the Walk For Wishes event.

Apr 24, 2014

Ally, 16, Shopping spree

Ally's Sweet 16 Shopping Spree


The staff at Wal-Mart, Fred Meyer Jewelers and Jewelers For Children helped Make-A-Wish give Ally a shopping spree fit for a princess.

Mar 21, 2014

Riley, 11, rescue dog

Riley gets a new best friend


A little shelter dog from Oregon Humane Society is 11-year-old’s wish come true. Meet Riley and her new best friend, Buddy the three-year-old terrier mix.

Mar 18, 2014

Jack's Backyard Fort

Jack's Backyard Fort

Mail Tribune

He calls it "Jack's Shack." Read how this 200-square-foot, bi-level wood playhouse became a reality for a ten year old boy from Ashland.

Mar 10, 2014

Davien_Las Vegas_Jabbawockeez

Davien Jabbawockeez

Broadway World

Davien's wish to visit Las Vegas featured a backstage meet-and-greet with the world-famous dance troup Jabbawockeez. (photo credit: Joshusa Rose)

Mar 09, 2014

Leslie cosplay wardrobe

Leslie's new Cosplay wardrobe


Leslie's wish to have a Cosplay wardrobe came true on her 14th birthday at a fashion show designed just for her. KOIN-TV was there to capture the high-style celebration.

Jan 28, 2014

Casey's ATV Wish

Casey's New Heart Gladdened by Wish Come True

The News-Review

Wish kid Casey hugs his mom after getting his wish to have a new side-by-side ATV granted by Make-A-Wish Oregon. The family talked to The News-Review about their struggles and how his wish has made a difference in Casey's life.

Jan 24, 2014

Casey's ATV Wish

Wish Allows Casey to Enjoy Life, Play With Dog


“Now I can go on the hill and play with my dog, and just enjoy life,” said Casey, 16, from Myrtle Creek during an interview with KPIC-TV. Make-A-Wish Oregon recently granted Casey’s wish to have a new side-by-side ATV.

Dec 06, 2013

National Believe Day 2013_Jose

Fairview teen gets "fashioned-out" for his wish


Jose Gonzalez is fighting bone cancer, and Make-A-Wish and Macy's answered his wish to get what Jose calls "fashioned out." It's all part of Macy's National Believe Day.

Dec 06, 2013

National Believe Day 2013_Jose

Young hispanic suffering from bone cancer gets his wish


La campaña "Belive", tiene como finalidad, el inspirar a todas las personas de la unión americana, a propagar el espíritu de generosidad y bondad.

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