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FASHION LUNCHEON’S UNSTOPPABLE SUCCESS

Fashion Luncheon 2019
When the Las Vegas community bands together, we can create powerful change. This power was evident when nearly 200 community members raised over $1.2 million in a single afternoon to support the Make-A-Wish® mission to create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

Dec 12, 2019

FASHION LUNCHEON’S UNSTOPPABLE SUCCESS

Fashion Luncheon 2019
When the Las Vegas community bands together, we can create powerful change. This power was evident when nearly 200 community members raised over $1.2 million in a single afternoon to support the Make-A-Wish® mission to create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

VIV AWARDS HONORS VOLUNTEERS WHO MAKE WISHES COME TRUE!

2019 VIV Awards
On August 24th, Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada hosted a night of food, fun, and giveaways at The Wishing Place to honor the dedicated volunteers who give their time and talents to transform lives, one wish at at a time.

Sep 22, 2019

VIV AWARDS HONORS VOLUNTEERS WHO MAKE WISHES COME TRUE!

2019 VIV Awards
On August 24th, Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada hosted a night of food, fun, and giveaways at The Wishing Place to honor the dedicated volunteers who give their time and talents to transform lives, one wish at at a time.

Sep 10, 2019

THE SUPER POWER OF A WISH

impact of a wish
We see superheroes do some pretty remarkable things. Some can hold off armies with one hand, while others fly or heal from a wound as if nothing happened. But have you ever seen a superhero heal through the power of hope?

Sep 10, 2019

THE SUPER POWER OF A WISH

impact of a wish
We see superheroes do some pretty remarkable things. Some can hold off armies with one hand, while others fly or heal from a wound as if nothing happened. But have you ever seen a superhero heal through the power of hope?

Sep 10, 2019

HEROES AMONG US

community of heroes
Make-A-Wish® was founded on the belief that a wish come true can help give children battling a critical illness hope for the future. What started with one kid, one wish and one community has turned into a worldwide vision.

Sep 10, 2019

HEROES AMONG US

community of heroes
Make-A-Wish® was founded on the belief that a wish come true can help give children battling a critical illness hope for the future. What started with one kid, one wish and one community has turned into a worldwide vision.

Sep 10, 2019

MAKING WISHES COME TRUE, $10,000 AT A TIME

Pat and Dave
Pat and Dave Revzin are long-time volunteers for Make-A-Wish® Southern Nevada, and members of The Wishmaker® Club, our monthly donor program. We actually call them superheroes.

Sep 10, 2019

MAKING WISHES COME TRUE, $10,000 AT A TIME

Pat and Dave
Pat and Dave Revzin are long-time volunteers for Make-A-Wish® Southern Nevada, and members of The Wishmaker® Club, our monthly donor program. We actually call them superheroes.

COMMUNITY PARTNER SPOTLIGHT:
PAUL POWELL

Community Partner Spotlight: Paul Powell
A wish transforms the lives of children, their families, volunteers, supporters, medical professionals, and entire communities. Learn more about the impact of a wish in this video interview with community partner Paul Powell.

Aug 27, 2019

COMMUNITY PARTNER SPOTLIGHT:
PAUL POWELL

Community Partner Spotlight: Paul Powell
A wish transforms the lives of children, their families, volunteers, supporters, medical professionals, and entire communities. Learn more about the impact of a wish in this video interview with community partner Paul Powell.

WHY I REFER: A CONVERSATION WITH SAHAR BAZRAFSHAN

If there's anyone who can understand a child's medical journey, it's Unit Clerk Sahar Bazrafshan. After being diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma, Sahar didn't want to return to her previous job after finishing treatment. Instead, she found her new calling working at Cure 4 The Kids where she can refer children with critical illnesses to Make-A-Wish.

Aug 16, 2019

WHY I REFER: A CONVERSATION WITH SAHAR BAZRAFSHAN

If there's anyone who can understand a child's medical journey, it's Unit Clerk Sahar Bazrafshan. After being diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma, Sahar didn't want to return to her previous job after finishing treatment. Instead, she found her new calling working at Cure 4 The Kids where she can refer children with critical illnesses to Make-A-Wish.

WHY WE REFER: A Q&A WITH MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS

Why we refer
The medical referral process is easier than you may think. Here are the fast facts on referring children with critical illnesses to Make-A-Wish, from the perspective of medical professionals.

Jul 18, 2019

WHY WE REFER: A Q&A WITH MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS

Why we refer
The medical referral process is easier than you may think. Here are the fast facts on referring children with critical illnesses to Make-A-Wish, from the perspective of medical professionals.

CONVERSATIONS WITH WISH MOMS INSPIRE US TO #HAVEBRAVERY

Conversations with Wish Moms
On March 30th, The Wishing Place opened its doors to share in the power of a wish through a special event - Conversations with Wish Moms.

May 11, 2019

CONVERSATIONS WITH WISH MOMS INSPIRE US TO #HAVEBRAVERY

Conversations with Wish Moms
On March 30th, The Wishing Place opened its doors to share in the power of a wish through a special event - Conversations with Wish Moms.

WISH REVEAL TIPS OFF WALK FOR WISHES 2019

On March 9th, nearly 3,000 community members came together to support children battling critical illnesses at the annual Walk For Wishes.

Apr 18, 2019

WISH REVEAL TIPS OFF WALK FOR WISHES 2019

On March 9th, nearly 3,000 community members came together to support children battling critical illnesses at the annual Walk For Wishes.

About this Blog

The Wish Blog gives you a behind-the-scenes look at Make-A-Wish®. See how wishes come together and how they change lives forever. Hear directly from those who work or volunteer here, or those who have been transformed by a wish. And learn why we are so committed to someday granting the wish of every eligible child, every year.

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