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Mar 12, 2014

Bethany Surf Camp

Wish to Reality

The Garden Island Newspaper

Bethany Hamilton and Make-A-Wish Hawaii's surf camp on Kauai brings joy to children facing medical battles

Mar 07, 2014


A Dream is a Wish your heart makes

Neuman University, Blogg by Kayla Fuller

As individuals we all have an idol, someone who we look up to, someone who we would like to meet or someone who we just plain admire. We are inspired by our idols for specific reasons that relate to our personal lives. As adults, we all have idols, but we don’t quite find those values of our idols as meaningful as do children.
I had the privilege during the week of January 26th, 2014 to witness exactly how meaningful it is for children to confide in others who represent admirable qualities.

Feb 19, 2014

HNN Sunrise

Community Care Connection with Make-A-Wish Hawaii

Hawaii News Now

Make-A-Wish Hawaii were featured on Hawaii News Now, Sunrise's Community Care Connection. We discussed our mission and why we are so passionate about granting wishes to Hawaii's keiki.

Feb 05, 2014


Wish to visit Iolani palace brings mainland girl to Hawaii


An 11-year-old girl’s love for Hawaii has brought her to the islands during a challenging time in her life. She is fighting a rare brain tumor. But being here, is in way, healing.

Jan 26, 2014


Football player sidelined with heart condition gets to meet his heroes

Journal Star

Many 18-year-olds dream of throwing touchdowns in Super Bowls or meeting all of their sports idols. Joseph from Illinois is one of those few that had his dream realized, thanks to Make-A-Wish!

Jan 10, 2014


Wishing Well at Make-A-Wish Hawaii

Hawaii Luxury Magazine

Approximately 100 children in Hawaii are diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition each year. As part of an effort to positively impact their lives in an unprecedented way, since 1982, Make-A-Wish® Hawaii has been granting the wishes of Hawai’i's children diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition.

Dec 20, 2013


Jingle Rock Run debuts in Kakaako

Honolulu Pulse

There’s sure to be a few fit Santas, elves and reindeer walking around this month’s “Hono­lulu Night Market.” The inaugural Jingle Rock Run, a fundraiser for Make-a-Wish Hawaii, will be held Saturday, Dec. 21, starting and ending at Mother Waldron Park in Kaka­ako.

Dec 06, 2013

Precious Wish

Make-A-Wish makes Ewa teen's dreams come true


An Ewa Beach teenager's dream came true Friday thanks to the Make-A-Wish Hawaii. Precious Pascua, 14, was given a motorized wheelchair in celebration of National Believe Day. She was also crowned a princess.

Dec 06, 2013

Precious I wish to have a wheel chair

Make-A-Wish Hawaii grants teen mobility

Hawaii News Now

Make-A-Wish Hawaii grants teen mobility.

Oct 29, 2013

Colins on his voyage abroad the Hokule'a

Colin Sails the Hokulea

The Polynesian voyaging canoe Hōkūleʻa welcomed special guests Sunday as she sailed from her home port at Sand Island to her final Hawai‘i stop of the Mālama Hawaiʻi portion of the Worldwide Voyage, Ko Olina. On board was Wish Kid Colin, with his family. Colin was receiving his wish-come-true.

10 wish kids from across the nation ,

I wish to surf with Bethany Hamilton

Bethany Hamilton brings Soul Surfing to a whole new level


Make-A-Wish® Hawaii

223 South King Street
Honolulu, HI 96813

Tel. 808.537.3118
Fax 808.536.5566

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1877
Honolulu, HI 96805

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Make-A-Wish® Hawaii
P.O. Box 1877
Honolulu, HI 96805
(808) 537-3118 x100