Suspects Arrested, Stolen Scooter Donated By Giants' Pence RecoveredTwo of three suspects have been arrested in connection with the burglary Saturday of the Make-A-Wish Foundation's San Francisco office, in which numerous items were stolen including a scooter donated by San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence, police said Tuesday.
3-Year-Old NorCal Cancer Patient Gets Wish To Be Construction Foreman At San Francisco Building SiteA three-year-old Northern California cancer patient who loves his toy trucks and construction equipment got his wish to work with the real machinery at a building site in San Francisco Tuesday.
BART Helps Make Wish Come True For San Pablo Teenager With Cerebral PalsyA San Pablo teenager with cerebral palsy had a very simple wish that many Bay Area commuters take for granted every day – a ride on BART.
NorCal Teen With Leukemia Gets His Wish To Go See The World Cup In BrazilThe Make-A-Wish foundation is sending a Salinas teen who suffers from leukemia to see the World Cup soccer matches in Brazil.
Day In Sharks Uniform Brings Martinez Heart Defect Survivor To TearsIt was a big night in Downtown San Jose for a Sharks fan who has been through some tough times. Sam Tageson, 17, was born with a serious heart condition. With the help of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Sharks signed the Martinez native to a one-day contract.
Surprise 'Batkid' Appearance Cut From Oscars At Last MinuteThe family of Miles Scott has said the 5-year-old leukemia survivor was scheduled for a sequel, making a surprise appearance with Spiderman star Andrew Garfield, but the scene was cut, according to the International Business Times.
Philanthropists Pay Bill For SF 'Batkid' FantasyPhilanthropists John and Marcia Goldman are picking up the city's $105,000 tab for allowing Miles Scott to play the role of 'Batkid' in an elaborate, Make-A-Wish fantasy last year.
Batkid Returning To San Francisco For Make-A-Wish FundraiserAfter winning hearts in San Francisco and beyond last month, “Batkid” is returning to the city this weekend for a Make-A-Wish fundraiser with the Police Department.
Phil Matier: Batkid Day Costs San Francisco $105,000Much of the bill came from the big San Francisco Civic Center finale, where 5-year-old Miles Scott was given a key to the city.
San Francisco Police Chief Reflects On Success Of BatkidSan Francisco police Chief Greg Suhr said Monday, "It was really unbelievable. The best part about it is, although the little guy had to get sick to get better ... there was no catastrophe, nobody had to die for all these people to show up to spectacularly support his victory."
Christian Bale On 'Batkid': 'It's So Touching'The actor said the way people came together to help a 5-year-old boy battling leukemia be "Batkid" for a day was "fantastic"...
Bay Area Sports Stars Go Batty For BatkidSan Francisco 49ers stars -- and even coach Jim Harbaugh -- all gave shoutouts to 5-year-old Miles Scott. The San Francisco Giants and Oakland Raiders also cheered him, along with Stanford's baseball team among many others.