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Jun 20, 2013

Lily, Raffle Drawing

Make-A-Wish Raffle

AM Northwest

Wish kid Lily, 12, shows viewers of AM Northwest why it’s important to support Make-A-Wish® and gets to check out a brand new Ducati motorcycle.

Jun 20, 2013

Cason and Pilot

Local boy's Make-A-Wish adventure: He got to meet a wolverine

FOX 12

A Cornelius boy shares his adventure in Alaska after Make-A-Wish granted his wish to come face-to-face with wolverines. Hear about his experience and see photos of his interaction with one of the most ferocious animals on earth.

May 15, 2013

Eugene Waffles and Wishes

Make-a-Wish: I have a magic wand on my desk, and it works!


A 17-year-old from Eugene gets a surprise at Make-A-Wish Oregon’s annual Waffles & Wishes event. KVAL-TV was there for the big reveal.

May 15, 2013


Bryan's Ben 10 Wish

Beaverton Valley Times

8-year old Bryan vanquishes the enemy, laser-like. Read all about how he and his friends saved Earth from evil aliens in today’s Beaverton Valley Times.

May 08, 2013

Portland Waffles and Wishes

Waffles and Wishes raises nearly $60,000


A Portland teenage girl gets a chocolate-filled surprise at Make-A-Wish Oregon’s Waffles & Wishes Portland fundraising breakfast. KATU-TV spoke to her and her father afterwards.

May 04, 2013


Thousands of fans help make child’s MLS dream come true

USA Today Sports

USA Today caught up with the parents of our little soccer hero, Atticus, a few days after his big match against the Portland Timbers.

May 01, 2013


How Atticus and Green Machine beat the Portland Timbers

Portland Timbers

An incredible video of wish kid Atticus, 8, of Portland and his little league soccer team, the Green Machine, beat the Portland Timbers in a scrimmage.

Apr 19, 2013

Mr. and Ms. Skyview Pageant

Teen with cystic fibrosis gives back to Make-A-Wish


Teen with cystic fibrosis gives back to Make-A-Wish. KPTV 12 caught up with Matt, 18, during the final rehearsal for the annual Mr./Ms. Skyview Pageant.

Apr 18, 2013


West Salem girl to meet cast of hit show 'Glee'


A local “Gleek” will get the opportunity of a lifetime early next week when she meets the cast of the hit Fox show Glee, thanks to Make-A-Wish® Oregon. Ragen, 12, spoke with KPTV’s Steve McCarron two days before her trip of a life-time.

Apr 17, 2013

Garibaldi Jog-a-Thon Fundraiser

Garibaldi Grade School students raise money for Make-A-Wish

Tillamook Headlight Herald

Garibaldi Grade School students get recognized by the Tillamook Headlight Herald for their outstanding efforts in raising money for Make-A-Wish Oregon.

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