SuperTalk Mississippi is proud to once again partner with Make-A-Wish Mississippi for their Wish Challenge. The goal is to raise $40,000 which will help grant the wishes for 45 children. Make-A-Wish is a non-profit organization who’s sole purpose is to grant wishes for kids with life-threatening illnesses.
Here are some things you may not know about Make-A-Wish Mississippi:
Here are some of the stories from different people involved with Make-A-Wish – and two young ladies whose wishes were granted.
Dallas always wanted to be a mermaid… but chose to swim with the dolphins in Atlantis instead!
Farrah Kennedy volunteers for Make-A-Wish because she saw first-hand how it can positively affect a family.
Vera works with Make-A-Wish Mississippi and knows making wishes come true would not be possible without donations – and volunteers.
Steve Kennedy serves on the Board of Directors and shares some of the history of Make-A-Wish Mississippi
Sydney wanted to travel to The Voice – her favorite show – and meet her favorite judge, Blake Shelton.
Kathy Hackshaw helps grant wishes through The Outlets of Mississippi, and has been a positive supporter of Make-A-Wish for four decades.
Mitzi Hoffman is a Make-A-Wish “Wish Granter” – it’s a volunteer who puts in many hours to make wishes come true. Why does she do it? Her answer might surprise you.