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Jul 17, 2019

Fan's wish is O'Neill's command

Left fielder's 4-RBI night includes homer hoped for by child from Make-A-Wish Foundation

Jul 17, 2019

O'Neill has 4 RBIs, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 4-2

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tyler O'Neill said it wasn't actually a promise. However, the St. Louis Cardinals' outfielder did tell cancer patient Preston Dobbs he "would try" and hit a home run for him.

Jul 17, 2019

O’Neill Delivers On Wish

It wasn’t quite Babe Ruth making a promise and then going deep, but Tyler O’Neill did more than just deliver a 2-run home to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 tonight. He also came through for a young Make-A-Wish visitor he met before the game.

Jul 17, 2019

Tyler O'Neill hits home run for Make-A-Wish kid

'Just to be able to do that for a kid who's so down to earth and has been through so much is just a very enlightening feeling for me.' - Tyler O'Neill

Jul 17, 2019

Wish comes true for young fan as O'Neill powers Cards to victory

When Preston Dobbs, hair buzzed into a Mohawk-style and dyed red, met Tyler O’Neill, his spiked hair flattened under a red Cardinals hat, near the batting cage Saturday afternoon the 11-year-old Cardinals fan made a request.

Jul 08, 2019

Multicultural Committee to hold Fiesta Weekend

Dodge City Daily Globe

The Multicultural Committee will be holding Fiesta Weekend starting July 20-21 hosted by the Dodge City Area Chamber of Commerce. On Saturday, July 20, there will be a 5K Walk/Run to raise funds for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Missouri and Kansas. The registration deadline is Wednesday, July 10, and will cost $25 per person.

Jul 02, 2019

Foam Supplies Grants Local Wish


ST. LOUIS — Foam Supplies Inc. (FSI) granted $40,000 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Missouri and Kansas for local children battling critical illnesses.

Jun 25, 2019

Teen With Cancer Gets His Wish to Be With Sea Turtles

CBS 12

BOCA RATON, Fla. (CBS12) — Make-A-Wish Southern Florida made a 14-year-old Kansas teenager battling cancer’s wish to work with sea turtles come true. Keeton Nimrod has been through a lot. He was diagnosed with stage three lymphoma about two years ago. But Tuesday, his family was able to see a smile the haven’t seen in a long time.

Jun 22, 2019

Eureka Community Rallies for Firefighter's Son


EUREKA. Mo. ( -- The town of Eureka dedicated an entire parade to a firefighter's son battling cancer on Friday. The town rallied around the 2-year-old to celebrate his strength and grant him a wish. Elias was diagnosed with neuroblastoma last year and he temporarily lost the ability to walk, control his eyes and was bed ridden.

Jun 10, 2019

Ariel Gets Her Wish


CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - After years of waiting and wishing, a Southeast Missouri girl’s dreams will come true. “I can’t even describe the feeling of awe.” said Mary Massey, Ariel Massey’s grandmother. “Amazed. Everyone has gone so above and beyond. "Friends and family celebrated Ariel at her very own princess party. But there’s a surprise...

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