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Make-A-WishⓇ International Partners with StreamElements for Charity Campaign

Top streamers come together to help Make-A-Wish International reach US $50,000 goal
Make-A-Wish and Stream Elements Shirt
Monday, June 17, 2019

PALO ALTO, Calif.--June 17, 2019 - StreamElements, a new form of media company that powers digital content creators by providing tools and services for live stream production, monetization, and audience engagement, today announced a partnership with Make-A-Wish® International, the global nonprofit organization that creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses, for a week-long charity initiative on Twitch, the leading service and community for

THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY AND MAKE-A-WISH® LAUNCH #FRIENDLIKEME CHALLENGE WITH WILL SMITH IN CELEBRATION OF STUDIO’S UPCOMING RELEASE “ALADDIN”

Disney to Donate up to $1 Million to Help Grant Wishes for Children with Critical Illnesses via Global Challenge
Monday, April 29, 2019
BURBANK, Calif.
 

THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY AND MAKE-A-WISH® LAUNCH #FRIENDLIKEME CHALLENGE WITH WILL SMITH IN CELEBRATION OF STUDIO’S UPCOMING RELEASE “ALADDIN”

Disney to Donate up to $1 Million to Help Grant Wishes for Children with Critical Illnesses via Global Challenge

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Make-A-Wish® International Announces Partnership with Utomik

Gaming platform Utomik supports wishes granted to children with critical illnesses in 50+ countries
Make-A-Wish and Utomik
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Phoenix, Arizona USA

Make-A-Wish® International is proud to announce it has partnered with Utomik, a Netherlands-based online PC gaming subscription service, to provide support for its mission to grant the wishes of children with critical illnesses around the world. Through its partnership with Make-A-Wish International, Utomik will assist in bringing life-changing experiences to children, families, and communities in more than 50 countries.

Marvel Studios: Hero Acts Commits More Than $1m to Help Children Impacted by Serious Illness

Funding to support Make-A-Wish® and Starlight Children’s Foundation
Marvel Studios Hero Acts Logo
Friday, May 11, 2018
BURBANK, Calif.

 

 

 

Stars of Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War visit children’s hospitals in New York and Los Angeles

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Marvel Studios, Marvel Studios: Hero Acts is donating $1.25 million to provide transformative experiences to strengthen the lives of children impacted by serious illness.

Make-A-Wish Sets GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ Title

Make-A-Wish now officially the Largest wish-granting organization
Monday, April 30, 2018
Phoenix, AZ
Make-A-Wish® – the global organization that creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses – is thrilled to announce a Guinness World Record title achievement of being named the Largest wish-granting non-profit organization. Since the creation of the organization in 1980, Make-A-Wish has granted nearly 450,000 wishes to children with critical illnesses around the world.

Disney Parks and Make-A-Wish Invite Fans to “Share Your Ears” and Help Share the Joy This Holiday Season

Disney Parks to donate up to $1 million US to Make-A-Wish to help make wishes come true for children with critical illnesses. 
Share Your Ears
Friday, December 1, 2017
Burbank, CA

Building on the success of 2016’s global campaign, Disney fans and Make-A-Wish® supporters looking to share the joy this holiday season can once again join Disney Parks and Make-A-Wish and Share Your Ears to help make wishes come true for children with critical illnesses.

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