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Home | Tag Archives: Make-A-Wish North Texas

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Make-A-Wish ‘A Three Wish Circus’ Fundraiser set for Thursday

Make-A- Wish ® North Texas prepares to host the 5th annual A Three Wish Circus, presented by MIMCO, Inc. on Thursday, September 15 at 6:00 p.m. at the Southwest University Event Center (6500 Montana.)

Hundreds of El Pasoans are expected to attend this signature event, which will help raise the funds necessary to grant more wishes for El Paso area children battling life-threatening medical conditions.

ABC-7 news anchor, Rick Cabrera, will host this thrilling evening that includes live entertainment, one-of- a-kind live auction items, complimentary heavy appetizers and a chance to meet some of our courageous wish kids. Also in attendance will be special guest, Tommy Austin, Co-Founder of Make-A- Wish ® America.

Mr. Austin will share the story of the first wish that launched a world-wide phenomenon. Additional sponsors include Casa Ford Lincoln Nissan Kia, Hospitals of Providence, River Oaks Properties, Stewart Title of El Paso, Western Refining and Hunt Family Foundation.

Tickets are $120/each and can be purchased by visiting ntx.wish.org/events or by contacting Natalie Eckberg, Development Officer, at neckberg@ntx.wish.org or via phone at 915-855- 8701.

Inaugural Walk For Wishes® set for Saturday at the Fountains at Farah

Make-A-Wish North Texas’ El Paso Regional Office will host its first Walk for Wishes, presented by The Hospitals of Providence|The Hospitals of Providence Children’s Hospital, on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at The Fountains at Farah (8889 Gateway West Blvd.) at the Amphitheater.

The one-mile walk will help grant the wishes of children in El Paso facing life-threatening medical conditions, with the goal of raising $50,000.

“Walk for Wishes provides the El Paso community with the opportunity to experience the magic of Make-A- Wish,” Walk for Wishes Committee Chair Elisa Terrazas said. “When you can see first-hand just how much this organization impacts local families, it’s hard to not want to support them.”

Participants are encouraged to dress up as their favorite superheroes as a way to celebrate the courage and bravery of our wish kids. Those who sign up will receive a t-shirt and can enjoy music, food and yoga as the warm-up before the walk.

The Popular Mattress Kids’ Zone will include face painting, balloon twisters, princesses, superheroes, and a photo booth.

A wish also will be revealed live to a child at the event.

Online registration is $20, $10 for children (ages 5 to 11) and free for wish kids. Event day registration begins at 7:00 a.m. with Opening Ceremonies beginning at 7:30 a.m. and the Walk at 8 a.m. Registration day of the event will be $25 for adults and $15 for children.

To register online and learn more about this event, please visit www.WalkForWishesElPaso.org.

Walk For Wishes 2016 Sponsors are The Hospitals of Providence-Providence Children’s Hospital, Popular Mattress, The Fountains at Farah, Bohannon Development Corporation, MIMCO Inc., Tropicana Homes, River Oaks Properties, Stewart Title, and evolve Credit Union

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