I thought this was kind of cool. EALA, the developers of The Lord of the Rings: The Battle for Middle-earth, recently teamed up with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to grant a 9-year-old his wish of touring a video game development company.
The child got to chat with the developers, record some game audio, and help design a game map. He also walked away with some nice loot.
You can check out the article here.