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About Us

Every year, there are about 165 kids in Mississippi newly-diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition. It is our vision to grant the wish of every eligible child. Learn about the power of a wish come true and why medical professionals are prescribing it as good medicine.

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Our Chapter

Making a difference is about spreading the message of optimism and hope. For a child with a life-threatening medical condition, a wish experience can give back what the illness takes away and lets kids, just be kids!

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Make-A-Wish® is the legacy of Chris Greicius, a 7-year-old boy from Phoenix. His police officer wish inspired an unprecedented kind of charity.

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Employment & Internships

Interested in an internship or job? Check out what's available!

Make-A-Wish® Mississippi
607 Highland Colony Parkway
Suite 100
Ridgeland, MS 39157
(601) 366-9474
Toll Free (800) 819-4072
Make-A-Wish® Mississippi, Southern Region - Gulfport
P. O. Box 7488
Gulfport, MS 39506
(228) 575-8691
Emergency Cellular (601) 214-3472