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Local volunteers grant wish for wounded war hero

Local volunteers grant wish for wounded war hero

Tech Sgt. Dan Fye dedicated his life to our country after he saw the Twin Towers fall on 9/11, so local organizations are giving back to him.

Travis Stockmeyer and Taylor Ellis, Infantry Scouts

Travis Stockmeyer and Taylor Ellis, Infantry Scouts

We want to send a HUGE THANK YOU to Cheryl & Cliff Hickson, owners of the Anvik River Lodge located DEEP in the heart of Alaska. Cheryl and Cliff donated 2 complete week-long packages (including charter flights in and out of Anvik) to grant this very special wish for Travis Stockmeyer and Taylor Ellis, Infantry Scouts

SGT Rigdon

SGT Rigdon

SGT Michael Rigdon is stationed at Fort Sill, OK. He is married to Candice and they have 3 children. Their youngest child, a 2-year-old son named Jon, was born with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome.

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SSGT Marvin Cooper and Family

SSGT Marvin Cooper and Family

On Saturday, December 14th, Indiana Pacers guard, George Hill and Wish for Our Heroes joined forces once again at the 3rd Annual “HILL”acious Holiday Bash, which was held this year at the Lucas Oil Estate in Carmel, thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Forrest Lucas. One of the families that was surprised at the event was the Cooper family.

Indiana Pacers host 30 Military Children for gift cards and shopping!

Indiana Pacers host 30 Military Children for gift cards and shopping!

We would like to thank the Indiana Pacers for hosting 30 military children at the Greenwood Park Mall on December 12, 2013 to give them the Christmas of a lifetime. The Pacers joined forces with Wish for Our Heroes and provided each military child with a $200 gift card, and the players and children spent the entire night shopping.

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Chevrolet Partners with W4OH to Provide Surprise of a Lifetime to Fort Riley Military Family

Volunteer Perspective: Wish For Our Heroes Chevy Colorado Giveaway during the 2014 Army / Navy Game.

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Burnt Store Hosts 2014 Veterans Weekend Fundraiser for WISH for OUR HEROES

Burnt Store Hosts 2014 Veterans Weekend Fundraiser for WISH for OUR HEROES

The Annual Fundraising events at Burnt Store Marina in Punta Gorda, FL were held over the weekend prior to and including Veterans Day, 2014. We were honored to have the Founder and President of WISH for OUR HEROES, Jeff Wells, in attendance for the Saturday events and our guest of honor and speaker at the Veterans Breakfast, SPC Charlie Lemon, an Army Veteran from Tampa who was severely wounded (double amputee) in Iraq...

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Colts to Host Military Appreciation Collection

Colts to Host Military Appreciation Collection

On Sunday, November 16, the Colts will team up with WISH for OUR HEROES to host a cash collection prior to the Colts vs. Patriots game. From 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., volunteers will be collecting cash from Colts fans to benefit WISH for OUR HEROES. Donations will be collected at the Colts Community Collection Stations, presented by Toyota, located outside each Lucas Oil Stadium gate.

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Pacers Host Soldiers from “Wish for Our Heroes”

Pacers Host Soldiers from “Wish for Our Heroes”

On Monday, Nov. 3 the Pacers partnered with “Wish for Our Heroes” to host 50 military service men/women at a team practice and serve them lunch in the Locker Room Restaurant at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The afternoon's events kicked off "Hoops for Troops" Week, part of a year-round initiative led by the NBA...

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