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Waffles & Wishes

Waffles and Wishes logoHeld yearly in Erie, PA, Waffles for Wishes is a free waffle breakfast in which donors from the community are invited to see a child's wish revealed. After experiencing the magic of a wish firsthand, donors are asked to contribute themselves by making a donation that morning or at a later time of their choosing.
  • Wish kid Barry at the Waffles and Wishes event in Erie, PA.

  • Wish kid ​Barry celebrates the day with his dad, Barry, Jr., his step mom, Heather, and his siblings, Caitlin, Makayla, and Zachary.

  • Waffles and Wishes was held at the Ambassador & Banquet Conference Center in Erie, PA.

  • Barry and his parents pose with UPMC Health Plan employees Jenny Weigold Geertson, Charles “Boo” Hagerty, Phyllis DiPlacido, and Kristen Munch.

  • Master of Ceremonies and Make-A-Wish volunteer Lisa Chinsky talks with Barry about his wish. Barry is seated with his parents Barry, Jr. and Stacy.

  • Wish kid Johnny, spoke at the breakfast about his wish experience at the Orlando theme parks. He is pictured here with his parents John and Maria, and siblings, Vivian, Marisa and Michael.

Make-A-Wish® Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia, Inc.
The Gulf Tower
707 Grant Street, 37th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-1938
(412) 471-9474
Toll Free (800) 676-9474
Make-A-Wish® Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia, Southern West Virginia Office
888 Oakwood Rd
Oakwood Center, Suite 330
Charleston, WV 25314
(304) 342-9474
Toll Free (800) 664-9474
Make-A-Wish® Greater Pennsylvania and West Virginia, Northern West Virginia Office
913 Canyon Road
Morgantown, WV 26508
(304) 292-5600
Toll Free (888) 808-9474