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Make-A-Wish Foundation

Max Vertin (credit: CBS)

8-Year-Old With Rare Disease Becomes ‘Iron Man’ For A Day

An eight-year-old with a rare disease got his wish on Tuesday and it was a day like no other for him and his family.

04/15/2014

Myles Beute (credit: Facebook)

Cancer Patient Gets Wish: Riding With Jake Burton In Vail

A ninth grader from Michigan, undergoing monthly treatments for leukemia, asked the Make-A-Wish Foundation to set him up for a day on the slopes with Jake Burton.

03/05/2014

Dakota Kisling with a member from Just Be Colorado (credit: Daryl Woods)

Charity Helps Denver Cancer Patient’s Runway Dream Come True

Since her diagnosis in April, Dakota Kisling, 14, never imagined she would have the opportunity to model in a fashion show. A charitable organization helped the Lakewood teen walk her first runway on Dec. 10 in Colorado Springs.

12/11/2013

Addison Kleinhans (credit: CBS)

Broomfield Kid Who Beat Cancer Gets To Swim With Dolphins

Christmas came early for one very deserving little boy from Broomfield.

12/06/2013

Logan Piz with the Stanley Cup (credit: CBS)

Young Cancer Patient Takes Stanley Cup Around Town

A young cancer patient and hockey fan celebrated a lifelong wish that finally came true; he toured the Denver metro area with the Stanley Cup.

05/15/2013

Missy Franklin and Eric Decker at the event (credit: CBS)

Missy Franklin & Eric Decker Wait Tables For The Make-A-Wish Foundation

Colorado’s Olympic hero Missy Franklin got all dressed up Thursday night to emcee the Make-A-Wish Celebrity Waiter Dinner, and she brought some help.

03/02/2013

Vic Lombardi, Sherry Broderick and Jeremy Bloom (credit: CBS)

Jeremy Bloom Offers Seniors A ‘Wish Of A Lifetime’

Everybody has heard of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which grants wishes to sick children. But former Olympian Jeremy Bloom has put a different spin on that concept — he’s enriching lives by granting wishes to senior citizens.

12/25/2011

Santa's helpers hand out gifts to patients at The Children's Hospital Santa Shop on Friday. (credit: CBS)

Santa Shop Helps Children Pick Out Gifts For Family

The Make-A-Wish Foundation is helping sick children shop for gifts for their family by bringing the merchandise to them.

12/02/2011

Molly Nash (credit: CBS)

Colorado Teen Gets Wish To Meet Johnny Depp

A Colorado teenager who was born with a rare genetic disease that kept her from producing healthy bone marrow and later led to leukemia will have her wish come true.

09/18/2011

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