Kapolei 6th Grader Makes a Difference

One of our very own Leeward residents, Kapolei Middle School sixth grade student, Xander van den Berg is a cancer survivor two times over and is now helping other children with serious and terminal illnesses have their wishes come true.

Believing in the season (KITV)

He is spokesman for the Make A Wish Foundation in Hawaii and is helping to get the word out about the Make-a-Wish Foundation’s “Believe Campaign” For every letter sent to Santa received, Macy’s will donate $1 to the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Letters to Santa can be emailed to or drop off your letter at a Macy’s store. Deadline to email your letters is December 4, 2013. Please ask your friends, neighbors and family (children, teens and adults) to write a letter to Santa and help make a difference!

Please click here for a template you can use to write your letter.