Once Upon a Wish: True Inspirational Stories of Make-A-Wish Children (Paperback)
True Inspirational Stories of Make-A-Wish Children
Benbella Books, 9781937856120, 352pp.
Publication Date: March 5, 2013
About the Author
Frank Shankwitz is a cofounder and first president/CEO of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, founded in 1980. Still actively involved, he is featured as keynote speaker for fundraising events at chapters across the country and has also served as a board member for the Arizona chapter. Shankwitz has been featured in numerous media outlets, including "New York Times" bestselling author Brad Meltzer's new book, "Heroes For My Son," "USA Weekend Magazine," The Huffington Post, "Glenn Beck," and in newspaper articles around the world. Shankwitz is an Air Force veteran and retired as a detective from the Arizona Department of Public Safety with more than 32 years of service.
Praise For Once Upon a Wish: True Inspirational Stories of Make-A-Wish Children…
Meeting Serena via the Make-A-Wish Foundation was an extraordinary and life-changing experience. The story behind her journey to that fateful day is a brutally honest account of bravery and determination we can all take inspiration from. I certainly have.”
Darren Hayes, singer-songwriter, Savage Garden