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Sterling Boy To Meet The New York Yankees Courtesy of Make-A-Wish®


July 23, 2014


Sterling , NY

Kyle MalcottSterling, N.Y. – Wish Kid Kyle Malcott, of Sterling, is about to experience a wish come true. He and his family will soon meet the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium.

Kyle, age 13, is a fan of both college and pro sports. He has a brain tumor and his wish is to meet some of his favorite idols. During Kyle’s visit to Yankee Stadium, he will have the opportunity to go on a behind-the-scenes tour and watch the players take batting practice on the field.

Make-A-Wish® Central New York, Inc. is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization dedicated to granting special wishes to children between the ages of 2-1/2 and 18 who are living with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. Make-A-Wish has granted 1500 wishes since its inception in 1985. In granting a favorite wish, Make-A-Wish strives to provide the wish child and family with extra-special memories of joy and laughter. Wishes offer a welcome respite - a time for nothing, but fun!

Make-A-Wish continues to share the power of a wish® thanks to the generous support of the individuals and corporations throughout its fifteen county region, including: Broome, Cayuga, Chenango, Cortland, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Madison, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, Otsego, St. Lawrence, Tioga and Tompkins.

For more information about Make-A-Wish and to learn how to become involved, visit, call (315)475-WISH (9474) or (800)846-WISH, or email

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