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Great Falls teenager granted Make-A-Wish Montana shopping spree

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Make-A-Wish Montana recipient Christian Libbee, 17, will be having the time of his life in Great Falls on Sunday, July 24th.  Christian’s wish is to have a shopping spree! 

Volunteers Chris Jensen and Lindsey Slead will be taking Christian and his parents, Vincent and Kristinia, along with some of Christian’s closest friends to lunch at JB’s Restaurant in Great Falls.  After lunch, the Blackedout 406 Limo/Party Service will pick Christian up to take him to Wal-Mart of Great Falls where he will be assisted in filling his cart with his shopping spree items. 

Christian suffers from end stage kidney disease.  During his shopping spree he will be looking for some an entertainment center and speakers, as he enjoys listening to music while hanging out with his friends. 

Make-A-Wish Montana has been able to grant the wish of Christian because of numerous volunteer hours and donations of individuals and organizations throughout Montana. 

The Montana chapter has granted the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions in order to provide hope, strength, and joy to over 525 children and their families since 1987. This year nearly 40 wishes will be granted. The vision of Make-A-Wish Montana is to grant the very best wish possible while focusing on the children and their families who believe that a life can be measure in memories, not just in years.

To find out more information about the Montana Make-A-Wish chapter please visit us at the Wells Fargo Tower, 175 N. 27th Street, suite 1214, Billings, Montana or call 406-259-9848. 

Interested parties may also e-mail montana@montana.wish.org and check out the website at http://montana.wish.org.

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