National World Wish Day 2017

Reason to celebrate: April 29, 2017 is National World Wish Day.

World Wish Day

It had been the wish of seven-year-old Leukaemia sufferer Chris Greicius to become officer. When police learned about this they desired to help and granted his wish. Youthful Chris would be a officer for just one day around the 29th April 1980. Others learned about this and believed that granting wishes for sick children was advisable. So, the Make-A-Wish Foundation began and grew to become among the best-known children’s non profit organizations on the planet.This brought towards the birth of World Wish Day – the anniversary during the day law enforcement granted Chris’ wish. You will find now 48 nations involved with World Wish Day. People celebrate wish-granting around the world by looking into making dreams become a reality for sick children. Anybody who would like to get involved with this celebration can get the word out using social networking sites, donate money towards the charitable organisation or refer a young child they are fully aware.

Make-A-Wish and UnitedHealthcare Celebrate “World Wish Day” in Hartford
Make-A-Wish and UnitedHealthcare Celebrate “World Wish Day” in Hartford

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Make-A-Wish World Wish Day 2012 Celebrity Wish Granters

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Young author will donate book sales back to Make-A-Wish
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Make-A-Wish® Central & South Texas Names Armando Montelongo "Outstanding ...

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Bruno Mars Honored By Make-A-Wish Foundation

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April 29, 2017 is also International Dance Day, Zipper Day