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Fairy support Bake-A-Wish! (17/10/2014)

This year, Fairy washing-up liquid is joining in with Bake-A-Wish by attempting to break a Guinness World Record for the world's largest cake sculpture - and they need your help designing the cake! Fairy is searching for the best fairytale castle picture to turn into a colossal cake in its attempt to break the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for the world's largest cake sculpture. Fairy has been... Read more >>

Craft Bakers’ Week help launch Bake-A-Wish! (29/09/2014)

Bake-A-Wish-logo-full-2-compressed.jpg As part of our Bake-A-Wish[] fundraiser, four wish children have worked with Craft bakers to bake cakes depicting their wishes. Now they want you to join in too! This year, we’re working with Craft Bakers' Week Week to launch Bake-A-Wish. From 29 September to 5 October,... Read more >>

Wish children bake their wishes! (23/09/2014)

Bake-A-Wish-logo-full-2-compressed.jpg Three wish children have baked cakes representing their wish as part of Bake-A-Wish[], our latest fundraiser. Ten year old Eve Naylor, from Driffield, East Yorkshire, was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2012. Eve loves swimming but was unable to swim regularly after her diagnosis. In February... Read more >>

Join in with Bake-A-Wish! (11/09/2014)

Bake-A-Wish-logo-full-2-compressed.jpg We need you to take up your wooden spoons and get baking[] to help grant magical wishes! Simply bake some treats and use them to raise funds that will help us grant magical wishes to seriously-ill children. You can get involved at home with friends,... Read more >>

Make-A-Wish Statement: Student Adventures (29/08/2014)

1.-MAW-UK-logo-blue.jpg Student Adventures, the company which takes students on fundraising trips to raise money for charities, has gone into liquidation. We would like reassure the students that the fundraising money that they have been raising has been received by Make-A-Wish. We have been extremely grateful to... Read more >>

Volunteers' Week (01/06/2014)

volunteers week logo2 This Volunteers' Week, we're celebrating the amazing work that our volunteers do! Volunteers' Week is an annual event which takes place on 1-7 June. It celebrates the contribution made by millions of volunteers across the UK - and this year also marks the 30 years... Read more >>

Wish family take on the Great Manchester Run! (08/05/2014)

great north run wish family 080514 Naomi James, from Darwen, Lancashire, is set to take part in the 2014 Bupa Great Manchester Run in aid of Make-A-Wish - after her son Nolan was granted a wish! Naomi, 34, will be running with her sister Gemma, 30 and nine year old... Read more >>

Help grant Stephen's wish! (23/04/2014)

stephen You have no doubt heard about Stephen Sutton and his amazing fundraising for charity, which is still rising! 19 year old Stephen Sutton has been living with cancer since he was 15. In January 2013, shortly after his cancer was declared incurable, Stephen started... Read more >>

Seven year old Hannah cuts off her hair for Make-A-Wish! (26/03/2014)

hannah haircut 01 Seven year old Hannah Jeans, from Barrhead, South Glasgow, cut 15 inches off her hair last Saturday in aid of Make-A-Wish. She is now encouraging others to fundraise for wishes! Hannah chose to support Make-A-Wish after noticing children with no hair on holiday.... Read more >>

Original Godspell cast to reunite on stage (12/03/2014)

godspell 131213 b2 Stars of the 1974 production of Godspell will reunite on stage for the one-night-only performance being held in aid of Make-A-Wish Foundation® UK on Monday 19th May 2014! David Essex, who played Jesus in the original production of Godspell, will be joined on stage... Read more >>
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