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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.

Apr 15, 2013


Kirra's Make-A-Wish Experience

Statesman Journal

A photo shoot with the Statesman Journal documents 4-year-old Kirra’s Make-A-Wish experience.

Apr 01, 2013


Making the trip of a lifetime - WrestleMania

The Observer Newspaper

The Observer Newspaper caught up with a La Grande teenager days before he leaves for his trip of a lifetime. Read about why going to see WrestleMania® is a wish come true for Ty.

Mar 29, 2013


Young cancer survivor heads to San Diego Zoo


A 3-year-old boy who loves elephants will get to sleep near the gentle giants as Make-A-Wish® Oregon grants his wish to go to San Diego Zoo’s Roar & Snore. KPTV-TV was there for a big airport send-off.

Feb 24, 2013


Wish made possible with support from Greek life


Here’s a wish that was made possible with support from some very dedicated students at University of Oregon. KVAL-TV was there when the men of sigma Chi Fraternity met 7-year-old Landen.

Feb 21, 2013


High school students help grant girl's princess wish


Sierra, 6, is all about princesses. Watch what happens when a group of students from Skyview High School in Vancouver decides to give Sierra the royal treatment, just weeks before her wish to go to Walt Disney World Resorts. KOIN-TV captured the moment.

Jan 25, 2013


Make-A-Wish helps local kids

Bend Bulletin

Nonprofit gives to Central Oregon kids with life-threatening illness. The Bend Bulletin helps spread the word about Make-A-Wish’s commitment to children in Central Oregon.

Jan 24, 2013


Make-A-Wish makes a child's dream a reality


Geovanni, 8, gets his wish for a shopping spree. KUNP-TV followed along to find out what cool gifts he picked out.

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5901 SW Macadam Ave. Suite 200
Portland, OR 97239
(503) 292-2280
Toll Free (800) 934-9474