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Dec 09, 2014

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Chris Skates with the Rangers

Prior to signing his one-day contract with the Rangers, Chris took part in a Rangers practice last week.

Dec 09, 2014

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Chris Spends his day with the New York Rangers!

The Rangers not only honored Chris by having him attend one of their practices, but they also invited him to sign a one day contract with the team.

Feb 01, 2014

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Make-A-Wish Foundation sending kids to Super Bowl

Make-A-Wish is granting 13 kids from around the country the wish of a lifetime: to go to Sunday's Super Bowl.

Feb 01, 2014

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Photos: Make-A-Wish sends 13 kids to the Super Bowl

When gladiators battle for every inch on the football field Sunday at MetLife Stadium in the biggest game, they'll be watched by at least 13 kids who know the real definition of strength and courage.

Feb 01, 2014

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13 Make-A-Wish kids go to the Super Bowl


For many people, heading to the Super Bowl is an exciting vacation, but for some it's a dream come true. This weekend in New Jersey, the Make-A-Wish Foundation is making several dreams come true.

Dec 20, 2012

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Make-A-Wish castle celebrates one year of magic

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In an interview with the Sentinel, Tom Weatherall, president & CEO, reflects on the first anniversary of the Samuel & Josephine Wishing Place.

Nov 15, 2012

Make-A-Wish 're-charges' spirits after Superstorm Sandy

Make-A-Wish 're-charges' spirits after Superstorm Sandy

The Cranbury Press

Make-A-Wish New Jersey opens its doors to provide a break from Hurricane Sandy and host a ‘Re-charge Your Batteries, Re-Charge Your Spirit at the Samuel & Josephine Plumeri Wishing Place.

Oct 21, 2012

Walk For Wishes draws more than 300 participants to Long Branch

Walk For Wishes® draws more than 300 participants to Long Branch

More than 300 walkers showed up for the two-mile walk down the Long Branch boardwalk and raised approximately $30,000.

Oct 12, 2012

Make-A-Wish New Jersey hosts the 2012 North Jersey Walk For Wishes

Upbeat 6-year-old to join tomorrow's Walk For Wishes in Jersey City

Jersey Journal

The New Jersey Walk For Wishes® at Liberty State Park this weekend has a new team to add to its list: Liam’s Lightning Loopers.

Sep 06, 2012

Keana's wish to go to the Olympics

Young Jersey gymnast is inspired by Make-A-Wish trip to London Olympics

The Messenger Gazette

For an 11-year-old gymnast enduring nine months of treatments for leukemia, a Make-A-Wish New Jersey trip to the London Olympics proved a motivating force that kept her and her family going.

Make-A-Wish® New Jersey
Samuel & Josephine Plumeri Wishing Place
1384 Perrineville Road
Monroe Township, NJ 08831
(609) 371-9474
Toll Free (800) 252-9474