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Sep 26, 2019

Welcoming Our New Board Members

Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area welcomes nine new and returning members to our Board of Directors for fiscal year 2020.

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Sep 26, 2019

Welcoming Our New Board Members

Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area welcomes nine new and returning members to our Board of Directors for fiscal year 2020.

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Jul 17, 2019

Wish-A-Thon raises over 1.6M airline miles for travel wishes

On June 25, Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area partnered with the Comcast NBCUniversal Bay Area family for a one-day “Wish-A-Thon for Miles” that aimed to raise airline miles to help wish kids and their families take flight.

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Jul 17, 2019

Wish-A-Thon raises over 1.6M airline miles for travel wishes

On June 25, Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area partnered with the Comcast NBCUniversal Bay Area family for a one-day “Wish-A-Thon for Miles” that aimed to raise airline miles to help wish kids and their families take flight.

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Jun 17, 2019

Make-A-Wish Teams Up With Comcast NBC Universal Family for “Wish-A-Thon"

Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area Teams Up With Comcast NBC Universal Family for a “Wish-A-Thon for Miles” on June 25

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Jun 17, 2019

Make-A-Wish Teams Up With Comcast NBC Universal Family for “Wish-A-Thon"

Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area Teams Up With Comcast NBC Universal Family for a “Wish-A-Thon for Miles” on June 25

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Mar 16, 2019

George Mark Children's House and Make-A-Wish to Grant Wishes for 12 Kids

At George Mark Children’s House in San Leandro, children facing chronic or terminal medical conditions receive award-winning palliative care. During the first ever "George Mark Make-A-Wish Day" on March 16, 12 of these children will be interviewed by volunteer "wish granters" to determine their one true wish.

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Mar 16, 2019

George Mark Children's House and Make-A-Wish to Grant Wishes for 12 Kids

At George Mark Children’s House in San Leandro, children facing chronic or terminal medical conditions receive award-winning palliative care. During the first ever "George Mark Make-A-Wish Day" on March 16, 12 of these children will be interviewed by volunteer "wish granters" to determine their one true wish.

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Mar 08, 2019

Cupertino High School Wish Week Raised Over $10K for 13-Year-Old Wish Kid

Cupertino High School held the Bay Area’s first “Wish Week,” with students and teachers collaborating to raise vital funds for Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area. The school has raised more than $10,000 (the average cost of a wish)!

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Mar 08, 2019

Cupertino High School Wish Week Raised Over $10K for 13-Year-Old Wish Kid

Cupertino High School held the Bay Area’s first “Wish Week,” with students and teachers collaborating to raise vital funds for Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area. The school has raised more than $10,000 (the average cost of a wish)!

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Mar 23, 2018

Make-A-Wish® & Be The Match® Grant Wish to Increase Bone Marrow Donations

Knowing that a bone marrow donation saved his life, when Make-A-Wish offered to grant him a wish, he chose to help others like him. Jack’s wish was to be a bone marrow donation spokesperson and to record a PSA encouraging people to sign up through Be The Match.

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Mar 23, 2018

Make-A-Wish® & Be The Match® Grant Wish to Increase Bone Marrow Donations

Knowing that a bone marrow donation saved his life, when Make-A-Wish offered to grant him a wish, he chose to help others like him. Jack’s wish was to be a bone marrow donation spokesperson and to record a PSA encouraging people to sign up through Be The Match.

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Dec 08, 2017

MACY’S DOUBLES DONATION ON NATIONAL BELIEVE DAY TO BENEFIT MAKE-A-WISH®

Each letter to Santa collected in-store or submitted online is worth $2 on Friday, Dec. 8

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Dec 08, 2017

MACY’S DOUBLES DONATION ON NATIONAL BELIEVE DAY TO BENEFIT MAKE-A-WISH®

Each letter to Santa collected in-store or submitted online is worth $2 on Friday, Dec. 8

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Nov 08, 2017

Make-A-Wish Grants Wish Thanks to $1.25M Donation from Bristol-Myers Squibb

Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area Grants Luciano’s Wish Thanks to $1.25 Million Donation from Bristol-Myers Squibb

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Nov 08, 2017

Make-A-Wish Grants Wish Thanks to $1.25M Donation from Bristol-Myers Squibb

Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area Grants Luciano’s Wish Thanks to $1.25 Million Donation from Bristol-Myers Squibb

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Oct 14, 2016

Mayor Ed Lee and SF Giants to Replace iPads Stolen From Make-A-Wish® Office

Mayor Ed Lee Teams Up With San Francisco Giants to Replace iPads Stolen From Make-A-Wish® Office

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Oct 14, 2016

Mayor Ed Lee and SF Giants to Replace iPads Stolen From Make-A-Wish® Office

Mayor Ed Lee Teams Up With San Francisco Giants to Replace iPads Stolen From Make-A-Wish® Office

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Apr 08, 2016

SFPD to return Hunter Pence’s Stolen Scooter to Make-A-Wish®

The San Francisco Police Department announced yesterday that it had recovered the motorized scooter donated by Hunter Pence to Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area. The scooter – which was autographed by Hunter Pence -- was stolen from the Make-A-Wish offices after being auctioned off for charity last year.

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Apr 08, 2016

SFPD to return Hunter Pence’s Stolen Scooter to Make-A-Wish®

The San Francisco Police Department announced yesterday that it had recovered the motorized scooter donated by Hunter Pence to Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area. The scooter – which was autographed by Hunter Pence -- was stolen from the Make-A-Wish offices after being auctioned off for charity last year.

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