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Aug 23, 2015

Boy Suffering from Neuroblastoma Gets Wish Granted in the Ozarks

The Branson community is granting one special 9-year-old's wish this week by showing him and his family what Branson is all about from shows to Go-Karts.

Jun 10, 2015

Kansas City Sarpino's Unite, Make Wishes Come True

Kansas City infoZine

Six Sarpino’s Pizzerias across Kansas City joined efforts to collect donations for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Missouri.

May 02, 2015


East Prairie child's dream comes true

KFVS 12 - Cape Girardeau

Hutsen Cade got the birthday surprise of his dreams on Saturday in East Prairie, Missouri. He received a huge truck play set.

Apr 08, 2015


‘Priest for a day' is a wish that came true

St. Louis Review

On Holy Thursday, at the invitation of Archbishop Robert J. Carlson, Brett took his place beside the altar at Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis as "Priest For a Day.

Mar 29, 2015


Wish Week at Wrestlemania

Storify - Make-A-Wish America

25 wish kids are attending WrestleMania! Follow along with their adventures this week in California.

Jan 10, 2015



KSDK - St. Louis, MO

Runner wanted to run a 5K with his dad in St. Louis when he was no longer able to travel to the Disney World Marathon.

Jan 07, 2015



KHQA - Hannibal, MO

The first and only princess ever crowned in the Kingdom of Hannibal was granted a wish thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the Hannibal community.

Sep 11, 2014

St. Louis Rams Make Wishes Come True

St. Louis Rams

Recently, the Rams hosted the 19th Annual Make-A-Wish Celebrity Server Dinner at the Palladium Saint Louis, an event that linebacker James Laurinaitis has been hosting since 2010. At this event, Rams players, Cheerleaders and mascot Rampage serve Wish Kids and attendees with autographs and pictures. It is also a night of donating to help make more children’s dreams happen in the St. Louis region.

May 29, 2014

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Wish granted for “Officer Jalisha” by St. Louis sports mascots

Fox 2 - St. Louis, MO

Jalisha's wish came true in St. Louis thanks to the Make a Wish Foundation, the St. Louis County Police and some very familiar mascots

May 16, 2014


Shawnee boy becomes KC superhero with help from Make-A-Wish Missouri

KMBC - Kansas City, MO

Six-year-old Isai Rojas turned into Muchacho de Hierro thanks to Make-A-Wish Missouri.

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  • The day that Brianna’s wish was granted was filled with all the emotions. She was happy, nervous, excited, curious, and most of all hopeful. Something wonderful happens for a wish kid when they receive their wish. Wishes can give kids the strength they need to stay strong and keep fighting. You can help more life-changing wishes come true by donating to Make-A-Wish in-store or online at Claire's through 4/29. 📷 : Make-A-Wish New Jersey
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Make-A-Wish® Missouri & Kansas, Wichita Regional Office
13523 Barrett Parkway Drive
Suite 241
Ballwin, MO 63021
(314) 205-9474
Toll Free (800) 548-5058