First wish was granted in Phoenix, AZ, that inspired the creation of Make-A-Wish. Chris wanted to be a policeman for the day.
Grants the first and only wish under the Make-A-Wish Hawaii-Guam Division. The fulfillment of this wish remains the inspiration to Make-A-Wish Guam today.
The Guam office, under the leadership of Frank F. Blas, assumed its own Chapter status on August 17, 1988 and would now serve the children of Guam, Rota, Tinian and Saipan.
August 25, 1988
The newly created Make-A-Wish Guam grants its first wish as a chapter. Wish Kid Michael, age 13, wished for a personal computer.
August 25, 2013
Our chapter celebrates 25 years of granting wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions and continuing to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.
By the end of February 2014, our chapter will have granted 237 wishes to eligible children.
March 24, 2017
Our chapter name was officially changed to Make-A-Wish Foundation of Guam and CNMI. This reflects our increasing presence and wish-granting activity in the Northern Mariana Islands.
August 25, 2018
We will celebrate 30 years of granting wishes on Guam and CNMI. To date we have granted 276 wishes.