Dec 16, 2016
A Maryland 5-year-old who is battling leukemia had the time of his life on Friday, fighting on this day for good and reminding us all what really matters. Kaheem, who is now better known as 'Super Kaheem', spent a very special day battling the "bad guys" around the nation's capital in a wish day that he-- and the thousands of people who cheered him on along the way-- won't soon forget.
Nov 07, 2016
Addy Flint loves cotton candy, sparkles and rainbows. She’s a big fan of T.J. Oshie, too, and she just might be the Capitals forward’s new lucky charm.
Nov 04, 2016
The Washington Capitals locker room was filled with children's laughter and cheers following their practice at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Friday. Although the Capitals were preparing to play the Florida Panthers at Verizon Center on Saturday, this was not a usual workday. They were hosting children from Make-A-Wish's Mid-Atlantic chapter, whom they are sponsoring as part of the Capitals' Hockey Fights Cancer Awareness Night on Saturday.
Nov 04, 2016
ABC2 WMAR Baltimore
Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic is hosting it's biggest fundraiser of the year Nov. 5-6. The Charm City Celebration of Wishes helps the organization help children battling disease in Maryland. There are more than 600 local kids waiting for wishes.
Oct 18, 2016
California Pizza Kitchen donated food and employees, and Arlington police and fire staff waited tables to raise money for Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic.
Oct 06, 2016
Local wish kid, 3-year-old London, celebrated the granting of her wish to have a playroom on Saturday, September 24. Diagnosed with leukemia, London’s childhood has been filled with trips to the doctor and extensive chemotherapy sessions when it should have been filled with play time and fun.
Sep 28, 2016
Our Sports Central
Honorary Make-A-Wish Captain, who will lead the team out of the tunnel prior to kickoff and meet players following the full-time whistle. Halftime recognition of youth and families from the American Cancer Society, Alex's Lemonade Stand, the American Childhood Cancer Organization, Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic and the Leukemia Lymphoma Society who are surviving their battle with cancer.
Sep 13, 2016
Rosenthal Automotive Group proudly donated $23,955 to Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic as a result of their latest give-back campaign. Throughout the month of August, Rosenthal Automotive Group donated $15 for every new and used car sold, resulting in a grand total of $23,955 donated to the local organization.
Sep 07, 2016
North Baltimore Patch
Local wish kid, 14-year-old Isaiah, celebrated the granting of his wish to have a shopping spree on Saturday, September 3. Diagnosed with an autoimmune disease, Isaiah’s wish come true was a welcomed break from thoughts of upcoming doctor’s appointments or treatment plans.
Sep 02, 2016
Fairfax County Times
Last Saturday morning, Make-A-Wish® Mid-Atlantic provided a local boy with his one true wish, a puppy he can raise, in hopes of helping his continued healing from cancer.