Make-A-Wish® Greater Los Angeles Company Profile

08:11 EDT 23rd September 2018 | BioPortfolio

Make-A-Wish® grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. According to a 2011 U.S. study of wish impact, most health professionals surveyed believe a wish-come-true can have positive impacts on the health of children. Kids say wishes give them renewed strength to fight their illnesses and their parents say these experiences help strengthen the entire family. The Greater Los Angeles Chapter celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2013, having granted more than 8,300 wishes to local wish children between the ages of 2 ½-18. With the help of generous donors and more than 25,000 volunteers, the network of Make-A-Wish chapters grants a wish every 38 minutes somewhere in the country. It has granted more than 226,000 wishes since its inception in 1980; more than 14,000 in 2013 alone. Visit Make-A-Wish Greater Los Angeles at to learn more.

News Articles [692 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Quartzy and Lab Launch Inc. Partner to Make Critical Resources Available for New Labs

Quartzy joins the Los Angeles biotech non-profit as a preferred partner to provide greater accessibility to time-saving lab management solutions and necessary lab supplies

Ryan named one of the Best Places to Work in Los Angeles County

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Ryan, a leading global tax services and software provider, has been selected to the Los Angeles Business Journal's Read more...

AutoMobility LA der Los Angeles Auto Show: Visa und General Motors sind Sponsoren des Hackathon 2018

Branchenführer suchen neue Wege bei der Verknüpfung von vernetzten Fahrzeugen mit E-Commerce LOS ANGELES, 7. September 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Die AutoMobility LA der Los Angeles Read more...

Cosmetic Town Now Makes Finding the Best San Diego Doctors Easier with Their Latest “Best Doctors” Lists

LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) July 20, 2018 Cosmetic Town, a Los Angeles based online plastic surgery and information community, is ready to m...

Westlake Bio Unveils $320M Fund to Put Los Angeles on the Biotech Map

Los Angeles has long been in San Francisco’s shadow when it comes to life sciences investment. But a new venture capital firm led by industry veterans is trying to cast the City of Angels in a new l...

LG Solar And Vaha Energy Power New Los Angeles Lakers Training Facility

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles Lakers, LG Electronics USA and Vaha Energy have partnered to power the state-of-the-art headquarters of Read more...

Meningitis Outbreak Rattles Los Angeles’ LGBT Community

Public health officials urge vaccinations for all gay and bisexual men in Los Angeles County.

#jobs #lifescience Manufacturing Director • Process Development • Pharma

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Drugs and Medications [316 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Esika [Ventura Corporation (San Juan, P.R)]

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Blemish Control Blotting Paper

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Stila Sheer Color tinted Moisturizer SPF 30 Oil-Free

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PubMed Articles [745 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

For People With Disabilities, A Fight For Access To Housing.

The City of Los Angeles continues to struggle to make available housing that is both affordable and accessible.

Parks after Dark Evaluation Brief.

Parks after Dark is a Los Angeles County (County) program that began in 2010 as the primary prevention strategy of the County's Gang Violence Reduction Initiative. It has since evolved into a key Coun...

Look before you leap: the role of negative urgency in appraisals of ambiguous and unambiguous scenarios in individuals high in generalized anxiety disorder symptoms.

Negative interpretation bias, the propensity to make threatening interpretations of ambiguous information, is associated with symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder (GAD). Apart from its relationshi...

Geographic health disparities in the Los Angeles pediatric esophageal foreign body population.

To assess geographical sociodemographic differences in the pediatric esophageal foreign body population of Los Angeles.

Gun carrying among freshmen and sophomores in Chicago, New York City and Los Angeles public schools: the Youth Risk Behavior Survey, 2007-2013.

This study evaluated trends and risk factors over time for self-reported gun carrying among freshman and sophomore public school students in Chicago, New York City and Los Angeles, chosen as high prof...

Clinical Trials [2831 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Patient-Directed Lifestyle Change and Health Promotion Program or Usual Care in Low-Income, Uninsured Participants in Los Angeles County, California

RATIONALE: Clinic-based health programs may be effective in improving the diets and physical activity levels of low-income, uninsured participants in Los Angeles County, California. PURPO...

Increasing Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Uptake in Low-Income, Ethnic Minority Adolescents in Los Angeles County

The primary aim of the study is to evaluate, in a randomized trial, a theoretically driven intervention to increase receipt of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine among underserved, high ri...

Healthy Lifestyles for Mentally Ill People Who Have Experienced Weight Gain From Their Antipsychotic Medications - 2

This program aims to help veterans who take antipsychotic medications lose weight. We use a program based on the American Diabetes Association's "Diabetes Prevention Program," and we have...

Palliation of Thirst in ICU Patients

Patients in Intensive Care Units are often extremely thirsty due to their medicines, illness, treatments or medicines that they receive. This study will test whether patients who receive ...

Aging Mastery Program® (AMP) Evaluation

The Aging Mastery Program® (AMP) is designed to inform, encourage, and support older adults as they take steps to improve their lives and stay engaged in their communities. The program in...

Companies [1664 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Make-A-Wish® Greater Los Angeles

Make-A-Wish® grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. According to a 2011 U.S. study o...

Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles

Alzheimer’s Greater Los Angeles (formerly known as Alzheimer’s Association, California Southland Chapter) provides programs and services free of charge to individuals wi...

Make-A-Wish Greater Los Angeles


American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles

A volunteer-led humanitarian organization, the American Red Cross of Greater Los Angeles helps people prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. Serving more than 35 cities in the Los Angeles re...

Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles

Established in 1954, the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles is the largest manager of charitable assets and the leader in planned-giving solutions for Greater Los Angeles ...

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