Frank, along with his wife Kitty and several others, founded the Make-A-Wish Foundation in November, 1980, with Frank being the first President/CEO. Thirty-three years later, the Make-A-Wish Foundation has grown to include 64 chapters in the United States, 36 International chapters, covering 5 continents, and has granted over 300,000 wishes worldwide, with a wish being granted somewhere in the world on an average of every 38 minutes. ALL BECAUSE OF A BOY NAMED CHRIS WHO WANTED TO BE A HIGHWAY PATROL MOTORCYCLE OFFICER.
Frank continues to work with the Make-A-Wish Foundation as a Wish Ambassador for the national office and as a key-note speaker at fund-raising events for state chapters throughout the United States. Frank was also Chair-Elect on the former Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northern Arizona chapter, a board member of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Arizona chapter, and an Honorary Board Member of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Minnesota chapter. Frank continues to work with the Make-A-Wish children as a volunteer and “Wish Granter”.