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.
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
14-year-old with cystic fibrosis becomes fashion model for a day
Utah Grizzlies win another wild contest against Rapid City, raise $18K for Make-A-Wish
LDS family of 14-year-old with cystic fibrosis shares faith, gratitude for Make-A-Wish trip
Macy's helped Rylee get ready to be a super model in New York.
Rylee receives a wish tutorial on National Believe Day
The Associated Students of the University of Utah joined the Ave Salon to benefit Huntsman Cancer Institute and Make-a-Wish Utah.
A Christmas tree with an adventure theme was donated from Festival of Trees to Make-A-Wish Utah.
Macy's reveal their candy window displays to kick of the holiday festivities.
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