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Oct 19, 2017


SacNinja Saves Sacramento

Sacramento Bee

Bryant, 5, wishes to be a Ninja and saves Sacramento

Oct 17, 2017



ABC News

Bryant, 5, battling a heart condition, wished to be Ninja!

Apr 04, 2017


Christophers wish to go to Hawaii

Modesto Bee

Make-A-Wish brightens Oakdale boy’s day with trip to Hawaii

Nov 17, 2016


AJ's Wish reveal


Wish kid AJ, 13, from Turlock, California thought he was going to the Wishing Place to sign some routine paperwork. to his surprise, his was was being granted!

Aug 03, 2016


Ethan Cleans Up Sacramento

ABC News Tonight with David Muir

Six-year-old Ethan from Rancho Cordova, who suffers from cystic fibrosis, had his wish to be a garbage man come true. With the help of Make-A-Wish, his wish sponsor Randle Communications, Waste Management, and hundreds of volunteers, Ethan’s dream became a reality on Tuesday, July 26, as he experienced what it was like to be a garage man by operating his own truck and conducting his own route!

Aug 03, 2016


Ethan the Garbage Man


Six-year-old Ethan from Rancho Cordova, who suffers from cystic fibrosis, wished to be a garbage man.

Jun 23, 2016


House of Hope - Wishes under construction


Palomar Builders along with Make-A-Wish have teamed up to raise $200,000 to help grant the wishes of children in the North State that have been diagnosed with a life-threatening medical conditions.

Mar 14, 2016

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Selahs Basketball Wish


A 14-year-old from California has been a lifelong fan of Milwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd. The Make-A-Wish Foundation granted her wish of meeting him in person.

Mar 07, 2016

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Alans Big Reveal!

Turlock Journal

Somerset Middle School student Alan Ojeda was in for a surprise during the Stanislaus State men’s basketball game on Saturday when the moment he thought he was only going to be honored as a local Make-A-Wish child turned into the moment he found out that his wish for a shopping spree was going to be granted.

Mar 03, 2016

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Korals Birthday Reveal

Channel 2 News | Reno, NV

Hundreds of people came out Tuesday morning for waffles, and, more importantly, for wishes in south Reno. For Koral - who's fighting acute lymphobastic leukemia with aggressive chemo - it's swimming with dolphins in the Bahamas. And today - on her 18th birthday - she learned she's getting her wish!...


Michele Flynn
Senior Director of Communications & Outreach
2800 Club Center Drive
Sacramento, CA  95835

Direct: 916.692.3927 
Fax: 916.515.0649 

Make-A-Wish® Northeastern California and Northern Nevada
2800 Club Center Drive
Sacramento, CA 95835
(916) 437-0206

Make-A-Wish® Northeastern California and Northern Nevada, Northern Nevada Office
1 East Liberty Ave.
Suite 600
Reno, NV 89501
(775) 826-8008