When everyone was in the holiday spirit and looking forward to receiving their Christmas presents, 18 year-old Angelica Ponce was given heartbreaking news that would turn her world upside down.
WWE stars John Cena, Mark Henry, Big Show, Tamina Snuka and members of the San Francisco 49ers attended a Make-A-Wish WrestleMania pizza party today in San Jose. WWE will be bringing 26 Make-a-Wish kids to WrestleMania on Sunday night, including Hawaii Wish Kid Rodney!
It's not often that Make-A-Wish is stumped by a request, but 4-year-old Micah, who has a cranial malformation that causes seizures, had a surprisingly humble wish: To live comfortably in his own home.
Dylan,who suffers from Huntingtons disease, always wanted to see a real volcano. With the help of Make-A-Wish-Hawaii, Dylan had his dream come true.
Hawaii State Federal Credit Union has added a charitable component to its annual Board of Directors Election, with the goal of raising $10k for wishes.
Hawaii State Federal Credit Union will contribute up to $10,000 to Make-A-Wish Hawaii by donating $5 for each online vote received during its 2015 board of directors election. Donations to Make-A-Wish Hawaii will only be made for online votes.
Make-A-Wish Hawaii recently presented 93-year-old Maui resident Emily Bott with its 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award in honor of her more than 20 years spent granting wishes for Maui keiki battling life-threatening medical conditions.
Make-A-Wish Hawaii is launching a volunteer recruitment campaign to fill a shortage of about 145 volunteers statewide to help grant the wishes of children diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses.
Macy’s celebrated its sixth annual National Believe Day in support of Make-A-Wish. The event took place at Macy's Ala Moana Center, where 18-year-old Damon received his wish to have a decked-out beach accessible wheelchair.
This event is among ways local keiki can have fun while learning about the importance of giving back as a part of (Make-A-Wish’s) Kids for Wish Kids program.
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