SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) The Make-A-Wish foundation has helped thousands of kids who are battling illness that we can only imagine. Last year, they helped Beckham who was diagnosed with end-stage kidney failure and under-went a kidney transplant. Now, Beckham wants to be a YouTube personality.
YouTube star Stuart Edge partnered with Make-A-Wish to help Beckham pursue his dream.
Make-A-Wish CEO Jared Perry and Stuart edge joined Good Morning Utah to talk about what they’re doing together.
Stuart has been posting videos since 2012 – videos include pranks, magic, bear costumes, and street performances.
His following has expanded rapidly. He chose to partner up with Make-A-Wish Utah to help spread the organization’s mission.
To watch a prank video with both Stuart and Beckham, keep an eye on the YouTube page, https://www.youtube.com/user/stuartedge/featured where it will be uploaded later today.
Beckam received his wish from Make-A-Wish Utah last year, after being diagnosed with end-stage kidney failure and undergoing a kidney transplant. Beckam’s wish was to go to Atlantis with his family and he had an amazing time on his trip. Beckam loves YouTube and says he wants to be a “YouTuber” when he grows up
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• More than 150 wishes are waiting to be granted in Utah alone
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