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Nov 04, 2015

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Reno Believe Launch

Channel 4 News

RENO, Nev. ( & KRNV) -- Today kicked off the Macy's Believe Campaign at the Meadowood Mall, which is a national campaign to help fund the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Every letter dropped into the Santa Mailbox in Macy's is donated to Make-A-Wish.

Oct 13, 2015

Make-A-Wish 6-year-old named zookeeper for a day

Stockton Record

Make-A-Wish: 6-year-old battling brain cancer named zookeeper for a day

Oct 12, 2015

Make-A-Wish Surprises Local Boy


The Make-A-Wish Foundation presented eight year-old Cooper, who recently recovered from Leukemia, with a pretty big surprise. His favorite sports team is the San Francisco 49ers, and little did he know that he was going to have a personal meet-and-greet with the team.

Oct 12, 2015

Make-A-Wish Grants Wish to 8-Year-Old Football Fan


RENO, NV - The local chapter of Make-A-Wish partnered with Bishop Manogue Catholic High School to grant a cancer survivor's wish. An 8-year-old cancer survivor will be going to a 49ers game.

Sep 11, 2015

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House of Hope

Action News Now

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.

Aug 25, 2015

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Robert and Jenna


Two local Wish Kids and siblings were granted their wishes!

Aug 12, 2015

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Jim and Speedco

Make-A-Wish grants teen's desire for siblings and trip

Jul 13, 2015

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KOLO Channel 8

KOLO Channel 8

RENO, NV - It is the sweeping majestic beauty of New Zealand’s landscape that provides the setting for Peter Jackson’s "Lord of the Rings" and "Hobbit" movies, based on the novels by J.R.R Tolkien. It is also the setting for Tolkien super-fan Julia who wished to visit the real-life movie set for the Shire! Her wish came true Saturday afternoon at Macy’s in south Reno.

Jun 29, 2015

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Wish Kid Caleb

Good Day Sacramento

The entire city has come out to help Caleb “Kicker” live out his wish of being a pirate for the day.

Jun 23, 2015


A special TPOS post for an amazing kid!#WishForTreasure

The Official Blog of the People of Sacramento

"Today a wish Kid named Caleb, AKA Kicker, a four-year-old who is battling leukemia got his wish granted! Caleb has always dreamed of becoming a pirate and searching for treasure along side his favorite super-hero Spiderman and today he lived out that wish in a HUGE way..."


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

Direct: 916.692.3927 
Cell: 916.769.7489

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