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Nov 09, 2014

Writing Letters To Santa with Macys Believe

Fox Carolina

During Macy's Believe, you can visit a Macy's store and write a letter to Santa. For each letter written, Macy's will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish up to a $1million.
Diana Watson, of Fox Carolina News, wrote the ceremonial first letter in the Haywood Mall Macy's in Greenville.

Sep 25, 2014

SCHP Troop 5 Raises $16000

SCnow.com

SC Highway Patrol Troop 5 raises $16,000 for Make-A-Wish with its 20th Annual Golf Tournament

Aug 06, 2014

Firefighter Bikes for Make-A-Wish

WCIV ABC News4 Charleston

Chris Rupp, a firefighter from Wisconsin, bikes an epic 6,000 to raise money for Make-A-Wish® stopping twice in South Carolina.

Jun 12, 2014

South Aiken High Donates to Make-A-Wish

WJBF.com

South Aiken High presents a check to Make-A-Wish South Carolina along with Trusted Choice. The school is honored for 10 years of support.

May 15, 2014

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Dora the Explorer Wish comes true for Barnwell girl

The People-Sentinel

"Make a wish." Something thousands of parents have said to their children as they threw coins into a fountain. But this time, ‘make a wish' meant fulfilling a Barnwell girl's dream - a Dora the Explorer inspired room.

May 09, 2014

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Make-A-Wish helps a 'Diamond' sparkle

Source: The Sumter Item

Galloway & Moseley Fine Jewelers is full of fine jewels, gold and other precious items. But the prettiest "Diamond" in the store Saturday was a 13-year-old girl named Diamond, a student at Alice Drive Middle School who was having a wish come true thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

May 05, 2014

Katlyn Gould

Make-A-Wish Program Assistant continues to inspire.

Clemson University

Make-A-Wish granted a visit to a Red Sox game, Katlyn Gould turned it into an opportunity to change lives.

It was six years ago, but there’s a lot Katlyn Gould still remembers. The sharp needles. The eventually familiar, but always uncomfortable poking and prodding. The port that had to be inserted into her neck because her veins were too thin for the IV. The way chemotherapy treatments would make entire days of her life disappear from memory.

Apr 19, 2014

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Upstate teen organizes Make-A-Wish car show

Fox Carolina

Rachel Panagakos is a senior at Greer Middle College Charter High School and was responsible for completing a a year-long Senior Project. She chose to make that project a car show to generate awareness and raise funds to grant wishes for upstate children through Make-A-Wish® South Carolina.
The show was a great success. Funds were raised through vehicle registrations and on-site donations. Families were able to enjoy music, food, raffles and games while at the show.

Sep 16, 2013

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State Credit Union Partners with Make-A-Wish® South Carolina

WMBF News Florence County

The 18 branches of State Credit Union are joining to raise funds for Make-A-Wish South Carolina

Sep 19, 2012

South Carolina Golf Courses

SC Highway Patrol Raises Money

WBTW New 13

The 18th annual SCHP Troop 5's Make-A-Wish® golf tournament helped raise thousands of dollars to grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions.

In the News

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Greenville Business Magazine

Applebees hosts 11th annual Chip In For Wishes

September 21, 2016

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The Greenville News

Bill Haas Charity Classic

May 03, 2016

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Fox Carolina

Macys helps make wishes come true for twins battling cancer

December 14, 2015

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WBTW News 13

Florence volunteers host 27th annual Christmas Cheer Event

December 12, 2015

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