Make-A-Wish Foundation

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A Make-a-Wish child meets with the President of the United States Barack Obama

The Make-A-Wish Foundation is a non-profit organization. The organization helps children that have life-threatening medical conditions by arranging experiences known as "wishes". The age limit is between 2 and a half and 18 at the time of referral. The person that decides if the child is eligible is the child's physician.[1] The organization is based in Phoenix, Arizona.[2] David A. Williams is the president and CEO of Make-A-Wish America.[3] The person that holds the title of most wishes granted is professional wrestler John Cena who has grants over 450 wishes.[4]

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  1. "Our Mission". Make-a-Wish America. Archived from the original on 2014-05-18. Retrieved 2014-05-06.
  2. "Contact Us". Make-a-Wish America. Retrieved 2014-05-06.
  3. "From the President". Make-a-Wish America. Archived from the original on 2014-04-02. Retrieved 2014-05-06.
  4. "John Cena Grants 400th Request for 'Make-a-Wish'". Yahoo!. Retrieved 2014-05-06.

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