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Make-A-Wish® Alabama Announces Rising Wishes Balloon Release
Make-A-Wish Alabama will be hosting a “Rising Wishes” Balloon Release Fundraiser. This Balloon Release Celebration will allow individuals to purchase “wish” balloons, in person or virtually, for $10 apiece.
What: This Balloon Release Celebration will allow individuals to purchase “wish” balloons, in person or virtually, for $10 apiece, to assist the organization in reaching their goal of $15,000 to help grant the wishes of local children suffering from life-threatening medical conditions.
Where: Balloons can be purchased online at http://www.shopbrookwoodvillage.com/
When: The live balloon release will take place on Thursday, May 24, 2012 at Colonial Brookwood Village. The event will run from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m., with balloons being released at 7:30 p.m.
**Wish child, family and local staff will be available for photos and interviews from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.**
Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. With the help of generous donors and over 30,000 volunteers worldwide, Make-A-Wish grants a wish somewhere in the world every 23 minutes and has granted over 280,000 wishes since its inception in 1980. Make-A-