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Jan 03, 2018


Emily and the Houston Ballet

ABC13 Houston

Emily from Beaumont, TX wished to meet a Houston Ballet Principal Dancer.

Nov 26, 2017

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"Houston Gives" - Spotlighting Houston-area Make-A-Wish Wish Granters

Houston Chronicle

"HOUSTON GIVES; Working for smiles; Make-A-Wish volunteers just want kids to feel special;
While wishes may seem like a precious resource for those who receive them, Make-A-Wish’s goal is to increase the number they give out." Maggie Gordon, Houston Chronicle

Aug 17, 2017 logo

Cameron Astros wish

Thanks to the Houston Astros for their continued support of Make-A-Wish Texas Gulf Coast & Louisiana and for granting Cameron's wish to be and Astro! His wish was granted in August 2017 when he was signed to the team with an honorary contract.

Mar 22, 2017

Houston Rockets and Southwest Airlines Come Together


For the second straight year, the Houston Rockets partnered with Southwest Airlines to surprise travelers at William P. Hobby Airport. Rockets players, Clutch the Bear, and Rockets Power Dancers traded places with Southwest employees and assisted with marshaling in aircraft, taking boarding passes, and welcoming travelers as well as hosting Omar and his family. In the spirit of celebrating love, thank you Southwest Airlines, for all the LUV you give to wish kids like Omar!

Mar 05, 2017

Grimes County, TX Wish Come True


Shawn, a wish child from Texas, was 12 years old when he had surgery to remove a tumor from his head and began radiation treatment. Now, at 17 years old, Shawn got to have his wish come true to have his own gaming computer!

Feb 01, 2017

Fabian and John Cena

Wish to Meet John Cena in Corpus Christi


Fabian, a 10 year-old wish kiddo from Chicago, IL had his one true wish granted to meet John Cena!

Dec 20, 2016

Liliana Believe Day

Liliana Shopping Spree Wish on National Believe Day 2016

KPRC2 Houston Life

You can see more about Liliana's story on KPRC2 Houston Life here.

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