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Mar 15, 2016


Wish Nation - Common Questions about Wishes

Wish Nation - Common Questions about Wishes

When I tell someone I work at Make-A-Wish, one of the most-common questions is “how do wishes get granted?”. Honestly, I knew on paper what the journey looked like, but I finally experienced it.

Mar 08, 2016

Wish Kid Luke on KSAT's SA Live

A special wish granted to one local boy

A special wish granted to one local boy - Wish Kid Luke on KSAT's SA Live

Feb 23, 2016

Wish Kid Camden at Disney World in front of sculpture of Mickey Mouse as The Sorcerer's Apprentice

A Letter To Camden: From My Heart To Yours

The MacPac - A tale of True Strength

"To my beautiful, strong, amazing, heart of gold, old soul of a son, I write to you on the first day of this New Year the tellings of my heart."

Dec 03, 2015

Wish Kid Lance Interviewed on KEYE

This is a great story done by KEYE on one of our wish kids, Lance, who wants to start his own foundation.
Meet Wish Kid Lance and Get Inspired!

Nov 09, 2015

Patton and Jill being interviewed

Make-A-Wish granting Christmas wishes to children in Texas


Wish kid, Patton, and Make-A-Wish Central & South Texas' Chief Communication Officer, Jill, were interviewed by KXAN

Sep 22, 2015

Wish Kid Hayden with sister Whitlee and Cinderella

Happy New Year Make-A-Wish Central & South Texas!

As our 30th anniversary year comes to a close, we celebrate the achievements that have made this year the most successful in our chapter’s history, and we congratulate all who helped us do what we do best…bring hope, strength and joy to the brave children who face life-threatening medical challenges.

Aug 14, 2014

Brandon's Truck Redo Wish Comes True!

Brandon, a nineteen year old from San Antonio, wished to have his 1997 Chevrolet 1500 pickup truck refurbished!

Nov 08, 2013


Triplets send special letter with wishes to Santa

My Fox Austin

In letters to Santa you expect to find children wanting toys and games but one request stands out from the rest.

With love, Dylan signed his letter to Santa. He's a triplet. His brothers, Matthew and Hunter, helped deliver all the letters their Wimberley pre-kindergarten classmates wrote.

For every letter addressed to Santa dropped off at Macy's store the company will donated a dollar to Make-A-Wish.

Jul 24, 2013

Hutto Wish Kid

Make a Wish helps local boy

The Hutto News

Instead of taking Trever Keyes on a trip to Disney World or to meet his favorite athlete or super star, Make a Wish Central & South Texas agreed to gather a group of volunteers over the weekend for a “room re-decoration” at the Kando house.

Jul 15, 2013

Wish kid Ryan

Austin gaming company makes cancer patient's wish come true

An Austin-based, family-oriented gaming company got an unusual but gratifying request recently. KingsIsle Entertainment Inc. was asked to help make a young cancer patient's wish come true. They not only made his day, they made him a part of his favorite game forever.

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