Granting a Special Wishes – It’s All in the DetailsMarch 4, 2015Granting a Special Wishes – It’s All in the Details
This article was published in Dayton Daily News on March 4, 2015
A Special Wish Foundation – Dayton Chapter (ASW) grants about 35 wishes per year and each one is as unique as each Wish Child. Whether it be a trip to Walt Disney World, a wish chosen by about 60% of children, a trip to New York City or a shopping spree wish, each wish is handled by the ASW wish coordinator....
Forror Family and Cameron's SmileFebruary 1, 2015Forror Family and Cameron's SmileThis article was published in Dayton Daily News on February 1, 2015
By Susan Gnann
In the 31 years since it began in 1983, A Special Wish Foundation – Dayton Chapter has found that some families who experienced a wish give back to the organization as a way to say thank you and to honor the memory of their child who passed away. The Forror family of Piqua is one of those.
A Special Wish Foundation –...
Dayton Stars to take a chance on danceJanuary 21, 2015Dayton Stars to take a chance on dance
This article was published in Dayton Daily News on January 21, 2015
What began 10 years ago as a small fundraiser on Valentine’s Day has turned into one of the most unique, fun and one of the largest fundraisers in the Dayton region, as well as the perfect Valentine’s Day date! The annual Valentines Dance, benefitting A Special Wish Foundation – Dayton Chapter will once again light up...
Spunky 10-year-old gets Disney holiday wishJanuary 14, 2015Spunky 10-year-old gets Disney holiday wish
This article was published in Dayton Daily News on 01/14/16
By Chuck Manker
Madison Grigsby, who will be 10 years old in February, thought it would be cool to spend the Christmas and New Year’s holidays in a different state and in two different years.
So, that’s what Madison, her mom, Erin Carey, and her dad, Benjamin Carey, did – at Walt Disney World through A Special Wish...
Cruisin' for WishesJanuary 7, 2015Cruisin’ for WishesThis article was published in Dayton Daily News on January 7, 2015
A Special Wish Foundation – Dayton Chapter (ASW) grants wishes to local children who have been diagnosed with life-threatening illnesses, but what the organization receives back from many of these wish kids and their families is inspiring. New to the repertoire of events planned and organized by Wish Families is the Cruise the Gate Car Show. The...