“60 MINUTES PRESENTS: MAKING A DIFFERENCE” SUNDAY, DEC. 31
MAKE-A-WISH – Wishes can come true because of volunteers and miracle workers. Bill Whitaker reports on the people behind “Make-A-Wish,” the popular organization that grants the wishes of seriously ill children in towns across America. Robert G. Anderson, Magalie Laguerre-Wilkinson and Aaron Weisz are the producers.
THE HEALTH WAGON – Scott Pelley reports on nurse practitioners who are providing badly needed healthcare to the uninsured working poor in Appalachia. Henry Schuster and Rachael Kun Morehouse are the producers.
CHESS COUNTRY – In rural Franklin County, Miss., a chess program has not only created a state championship team, but broadened the outlooks of hundreds of school children, while lifting the hopes of their parents and community. Sharyn Alfonsi reports. Draggan Mihailovich and Laura Dodd are the producers.
The above are updated segments previously broadcast on 60 MINUTES.