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Feb 11, 2017

Kendell's wish to see the Big Apple is granted!


They say the lights are bright on Broadway, and a 15-year-old girl from Ogden is about to find out for herself. The Make-A-Wish foundation is granting Kendell's wish for a trip to New York City, where she will get to see Broadway, go shopping and ride in a limousine.

Feb 11, 2017

Nate Wade Subaru Hosts Wish Reveal

Thanks to Nate Wade’s ‘Share the Love’ campaign and Make-A-Wish, Kendell learned her wish would be granted today! While in the big apple they have plans to make her famous there for a day.

Feb 08, 2017

Chartway Hosts Send Off Party for Wish Kid to See Northern Lights

The Spectrum

Simon McCune stood in the center of a crowded room surrounded by friends, family, and even strangers for his once-in-a-lifetime sendoff before he travels nearly 5,000 miles to see Finland's infamous Northern Lights. With a world of wishes at his fingertips, Simon said he chose a wish his entire family would enjoy.

Feb 06, 2017

Chartway Gives Chartiable Grant to Make-A-Wish

ABC4 Good Morning Utah

This year, Make-A-Wish Utah is on track to grant 190 wishes throughout the state. Donations and partnerships are what make this goal possible. Chartway Federal Credit Union presented MAWU with a 250K donation through their Chartway's We Promise Foundation.

Since 2010, We Promise Foundation has gifted $1.3M in charitable grants to Make-A-Wish in support of Utah children. Chartway's gift will directly impact 50 Utah families1

Dec 15, 2016

14-year-old becomes model for day


14-year-old with cystic fibrosis becomes fashion model for a day

Dec 15, 2016

Star Wars Night with UT Grizzlies

Deseret News

Utah Grizzlies win another wild contest against Rapid City, raise $18K for Make-A-Wish

Dec 14, 2016

A wish experience inspires gratitude

Deseret News

LDS family of 14-year-old with cystic fibrosis shares faith, gratitude for Make-A-Wish trip

Dec 09, 2016

ABC4- Rylee Wish

Good 4 Utah

Macy's helped Rylee get ready to be a super model in New York.

Dec 09, 2016

Rylee receives a wish tutorial on National Believe Day

Good 4 Utah

Rylee receives a wish tutorial on National Believe Day

Nov 29, 2016

Cuts for a Cause

Daily Utah Chronicle

The Associated Students of the University of Utah joined the Ave Salon to benefit Huntsman Cancer Institute and Make-a-Wish Utah.


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  • Preston, 12, enjoyed his star raising ceremony with family and friends in celebration of his recent Make-A-Wish trip to Hawaii! Preston was constantly pulling out little dance moves here and there. During the star raising, Preston reminisced about parasailing with his mom and swimming with dolphins. He also recalled an incident in which he got thrown around by some waves while swimming in the ocean. He said he liked feeling the power of the ocean. It was an amazing night for everyone.

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