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Aug 31, 2015

Wishes Granted Summer 2015

Summer is our busiest time for wish-granting. Kids are out of school, parents are ready to use their vacation days, and the weather is excellent for traveling!

Aug 31, 2015

Wishes Granted Summer 2015

Summer is our busiest time for wish-granting. Kids are out of school, parents are ready to use their vacation days, and the weather is excellent for traveling!

Aug 21, 2015

We Invite You to be Part of Our New Headquarters

We have outgrown our current office and will be moving into a new building at the end of September. We want to allow you - our supporters - to be part of our new space. Below are naming and sponsorship opportunities for different walls and rooms in the new Make-A-Wish Kansas Headquarters.

Aug 21, 2015

We Invite You to be Part of Our New Headquarters

We have outgrown our current office and will be moving into a new building at the end of September. We want to allow you - our supporters - to be part of our new space. Below are naming and sponsorship opportunities for different walls and rooms in the new Make-A-Wish Kansas Headquarters.

Aug 06, 2015

Wishes Matter

We’re in the business of making wishes come true. That’s a big responsibility. Wishes, after all, are the things of a perfect world. They are what you hope for, but realize may not come true. Our job is to prove that they can.

Aug 06, 2015

Wishes Matter

We’re in the business of making wishes come true. That’s a big responsibility. Wishes, after all, are the things of a perfect world. They are what you hope for, but realize may not come true. Our job is to prove that they can.

Jul 29, 2015

Children and Philanthrophy

If there’s one thing we believe about philanthropy, it’s that there’s no age limit. We work to engage children of all ages to give of their time, talents, and treasures in order to advance our mission

Jul 29, 2015

Children and Philanthrophy

If there’s one thing we believe about philanthropy, it’s that there’s no age limit. We work to engage children of all ages to give of their time, talents, and treasures in order to advance our mission

Jul 24, 2015

#ThankYouNoteFriday

Every Friday we post a thank-you note from one of our wish children or families in celebration of #ThankYouNoteFriday, a trend recently started by Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon.

Jul 24, 2015

#ThankYouNoteFriday

Every Friday we post a thank-you note from one of our wish children or families in celebration of #ThankYouNoteFriday, a trend recently started by Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon.

Jul 22, 2015

The Power of Gate 4

As I sit here reflecting on what just happened, I can’t help but smile. A colleague and I spent the morning at the Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, hosting a send-off party for our Wish Child Jayden, who left for Disney World today.

Jul 22, 2015

The Power of Gate 4

As I sit here reflecting on what just happened, I can’t help but smile. A colleague and I spent the morning at the Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, hosting a send-off party for our Wish Child Jayden, who left for Disney World today.

Jul 16, 2015

Wishmaker Club - A Pledge of Hope

We are surrounded by requests to donate money via social media, television ads, billboards, and clerks at the checkout. I know I often tune out the noise; yet in my role, fundraising is vital. It is how we grant every wish that comes in our door. We couldn’t share hope without individual and corporate support.

Jul 16, 2015

Wishmaker Club - A Pledge of Hope

We are surrounded by requests to donate money via social media, television ads, billboards, and clerks at the checkout. I know I often tune out the noise; yet in my role, fundraising is vital. It is how we grant every wish that comes in our door. We couldn’t share hope without individual and corporate support.

Jul 06, 2015

When Wishes Come True

4-year-old Daniel received his wish for a train in his backyard on June 27. Now, his mom is sharing her perspective on the wish experience.

Jul 06, 2015

When Wishes Come True

4-year-old Daniel received his wish for a train in his backyard on June 27. Now, his mom is sharing her perspective on the wish experience.

Jun 05, 2015

Bash A Truck

On June 4, we held the Bash A Truck event at Wichita Riverfest. Each year, Bash A Truck is a feature of Touch A Truck, which is an official Riverfest event put on by KAKE News.

Jun 05, 2015

Bash A Truck

On June 4, we held the Bash A Truck event at Wichita Riverfest. Each year, Bash A Truck is a feature of Touch A Truck, which is an official Riverfest event put on by KAKE News.

Jun 01, 2015

Memorial Established for Grandfather of Wish Child

Seeing his grandson's wish granted by Make-A-Wish Kansas was a special moment in Pat's life. Now, in memory of Pat's joyful and giving spirit, his family and friends have donated over $5,500 to Make-A-Wish Kansas so other children can receive their very own magical wish experience.

Jun 01, 2015

Memorial Established for Grandfather of Wish Child

Seeing his grandson's wish granted by Make-A-Wish Kansas was a special moment in Pat's life. Now, in memory of Pat's joyful and giving spirit, his family and friends have donated over $5,500 to Make-A-Wish Kansas so other children can receive their very own magical wish experience.

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