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Date

December 04, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Princess Annie’s Wish to Dance with a REAL Prince!

The Magical Kingdom of Make-A-Wish® will host a Grand Ball in celebration of Princess Annie’s wish to “Dance with a REAL Royal Prince” on Friday, December 6, 2013, at 6:00 p.m. at the Greystone Castle in the Canastota.

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Date

November 07, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Carrier Syracuse continuing Adopt-A-Wish Legacy

Carrier adopted a wish and shared in the joy when they met Wish Kid Ethan, a 12 year-old boy whose wish was to meet his favorite Disney® character, Captain Hook.

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Date

October 27, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

22nd Annual Ms. Orange Fan® Luncheon

Juli and Coach Jim Boeheim and the SU men’s basketball team will host the Ms. Orange Fan® Luncheon

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Date

October 14, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Erika is Going to Become Princess Jasmine!

Wish Kid Erika, age 5, will be traveling with her family to Disney World to meet and become Princess Jasmine. Her wish to meet Princess Jasmine is finally coming true and Fastrack Markets, an Adopt-A-Wish® sponsor, will be at the announcement to share in the excitement and are ecstatic to help make wishes come true.

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Date

October 11, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Hally's First Time in Disney World

Wish Kid Hally, age 7, will be traveling with her family to Walt Disney World Resort for the first time. Her wish to visit the Magic Kingdom is finally coming true and M&T Bank, an Adopt-A-Wish® sponsor, will be at the announcement to share in the excitement and are thrilled to help make wishes come true.

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Date

October 06, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Wish Kid Goes to Hawaii

Make-A-Wish® Central New York is making wish kid, Mackenzie’s dream to visit Hawaii a reality. The Make-A-Wish Foundation is pleased to grant Mackenzie’s wish with the help of the National Grid.

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Date

September 07, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Sugarman Law Firm Wish Ball 2013

Make-A-Wish® Central New York is pleased to announce it will be hosting its annual Sugarman Law Firm Wish Ball September 7, 2013. The Wish Ball will run from 6:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. at the OnCenter. This years’ honorees are Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar and T.L. Cannon Companies. They have been long-time supporters and community advocates of Make-A-Wish.

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Date

July 14, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Make-A-Wish® Chosen Charity Partner in 2013 Boilermaker

Make-A-Wish® Central New York is pleased to announce that they have been chosen as an Inaugural Charity Partner for the Boilermaker Road Race and will offer 50 runners another chance to participate as part of the inaugural charity bib program.

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Date

July 14, 2013

Location

Utica, NY

Make-A-Wish® Inaugural Charity Partner in 2013 Boilermaker Road Race

Make-A-Wish® Central New York is pleased to announce that they have been chosen as an Inaugural Charity Partner for the Boilermaker Road Race and will offer 50 runners another chance to participate as part of the inaugural charity bib program.

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Date

June 10, 2013

Location

Binghamton, NY

Making Wishes Come True at 15th Annual Nelcorp Make-A-Wish® Open

For over a decade, golfers have come together at this competitive golf tournament to help make wishes come true for children throughout Central New York.

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Date

June 03, 2013

Wish Kid Abby’s Dream Comes True with Brand New Swimming Pool

Wish Kid Abby gets to see her wish come true at a party to reveal her brand new above ground swimming pool just in time for summer.

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Date

June 03, 2013

26th Annual Onondaga Beverage Make-A-Wish® Open

For more than two decades, golfers have come together for this competitive golf tournament to help make wishes come true for children in Central New York. For the first time ever, your team can choose Team Best Ball or Captain & Crew.

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Date

May 04, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Walk Fun Run for Wishes Honoring Tiffany Heitkamp

The Walk for Wishes features a non-competitive 5K fun run, walk and a one-mile walk with refreshments and fun for the whole family. Participants can set up teams with relatives and friends and together they can enjoy this wonderful day for a great cause.

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Date

April 27, 2013

Location

Binghamton, NY

Southern Tier Make-A-Wish® 5K Walk/Run For Wishes

The Walk/Run for Wishes features a 5K competitive run and a 5K non-competitive walk with refreshments and fun for the whole family.

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Date

April 22, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Dunkin' Donuts Partners With The Make-A-Wish® Central New York

Guests who contribute $1 to the Make-A-Wish® at participating Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in Central New York will receive a Make-A-Wish Star Donut. All proceeds will benefit Make-A-Wish Central New York.

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Date

April 11, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Wishing for the Beach and... Dinosaurs!

Wish Kid Josh wishes to enjoy some fun in the sun at Myrtle Beach, but while he is at it he wants to do a little dinosaur hunting!

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Date

April 08, 2013

You Hold the Ticket to a Childs Wish

Last summer, Wish Kid Brooke fulfilled her wish to go to Spain, flying more than 3,800 miles to reach her destination. Her adventure on the streets of Barcelona was just one of the many wishes made possible by the Wishes in Flight program.

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Date

April 05, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Local Wish Kid Goes Storm Chasing With Discovery Channel's Reed Timmer

Nick will follow his favorite T.V. personality, Reed Timmer from Discovery Channel’s Storm Chasers to Oklahoma City and set off on an exciting 4-day storm chasing adventure with Viper Tours!

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Date

March 05, 2013

Cayuga County Wish Kid is Surprised with a Bad Boy Buggy

Brennen is 11 years old and has Duchene’s Muscular Dystrophy. He loves outdoor activities with his family and friends and his new Bad Boy Buggy will enable him to continue his adventures.

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Date

February 08, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Utica College Hockey and Dunkin Donuts Support Make-A-Wish Central New York

"We are so excited for our Wish Kid Will as his love for Hockey is far beyond his age and we are so thankful to Coach Heenan, UC Hockey Team, Dunkin’ Donuts and Valentino’s Banquet Hall for their continued support of the Make-A-Wish".

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Date

February 07, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Kids Host Family Movie Day to Support Wish Kids

A group of children from the Congregation Beth Sholom¬–Chevra Shas Mitzvah Corps wanted to help share the power of a wish® by hosting a movie fundraiser for their Mitzvah service project.

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Date

February 06, 2013

Location

Syracuse, NY

Wish Kids Judge Epic Snowman Contest

Local company teams will be competing in the Make-A-Wish® Central New York Snowman Contest. The best part about the contest is that the wish kids will be the judges!

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Date

January 17, 2013

Speed Dating Helps Make Wishes Come True!

Join Young Professionals Advisory Council for its first signature event, an evening of speed dating, and support Make-A-Wish® Central New York

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Press Contact

Dyana Smolen
PR / Communications Manager
5005 Campuswood Drive
East Syracuse, NY  13057

Phone : (315) 475-9474
Fax : (315) 475-9476
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Make-A-Wish® Central New York
5005 Campuswood Drive
East Syracuse, NY 13057
(315) 475-9474
Toll Free (800) 846-9474