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Mar 26, 2017

Make-A-Wish Utah holds their biggest fundraiser of the year

ABC4 Good4Utah

The organization held their biggest fundraiser, the ‘Evening of Wishes’ gala, was packed at the Grand America Hotel.
They saw videos of kids waiting for a wish. And some of the wish kids were in the audience.

Mar 16, 2017

How You Can Help Make A Wish Grant Wishes

ABC4 Good Morning Utah

Jersey Mike's is celebrating its 7th Annual Month of Giving, and second year benefiting Make-A-Wish Utah. March is also the month for the Evening of Wishes Gala. The gala is the perfect introduction to the life-changing impact of a wish.

Mar 11, 2017

Spanish Fork Students Party for a Cause


With police permission, students were out until 2 a.m. for a cause called “Homeless for a night." Spanish Fork hosted a party with more than 1,000 teens, mostly from South Utah County, but also from Layton and Cedar City, for Make-A-Wish.

Mar 08, 2017

The Place talks to Wish Kid Chase

Fox13's The Place

Kabi Catalano, director of development, talks about the upcoming 2017 fundraiser gala for the Make-a-Wish Foundation and brought along Chase Noel, a Make-a-Wish kid who was able to get a new saxophone thanks to fundraising.

Mar 07, 2017

Student body raises over $1,500 for the Utah Make-A-Wish Foundation

The Daily Herald

Over $1500 dollars was raised today at Springville High’s Make-A-Wish Assembly. Make-A- Wish is an awesome organization that grants wishes to children who are born with critical conditions. This year, we have a wish recipient, Aleah Morris, attending the school.

Mar 01, 2017

Fresh Living Hosts Talk Gala with Jason Hewlett

KUTV's Fresh Living

The Evening of Wishes Gala is not your typical event. With live entertainment provided by Utah’s own Jason Hewlett, DJ Rob and Life of the Party Entertainment, it's an event you will not want to miss.

Feb 19, 2017

Wish Mom Shauna talks about experience on A Woman's View

KSL's A Woman's View

Wish Mom Shauna and her daughter Ricky talk with Wish Ambassador Pam Eichner and host Lindsay Aerts about the wish experience on A Woman's View radio show.

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 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 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.


For more information, please contact our Marketing Manager:

Kelsey DiTommaso
Office: (801) 262-WISH (9474)
Direct: (801) 305-1935
Fax: (801) 262-1294

Latest Status Update

  • It's #FamilyFriday and wish kid Zoe, 8, just returned home from her wish trip to Orlando with her family! Her favorite part of her wish was when she got to visit Sea World. She and her family were soaked in the splash zone and they made wonderful memories together!

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