Latest Make-a-Wish Foundation Stories

2011-12-02 17:40:00

European Wax Center Westport hopes that guests will come in and celebrate their grand opening and donate to the Make-A-Wish Foundation Westport, CT (PRWEB) December 02, 2011 European Wax Center Westport has partnered with the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Connecticut in celebration of the organizationâs 25th Anniversary, helping make a wish come true for a Connecticut child. European Wax Center Westport has announced that they have set a goal to raise $5,000 for the organization,...

2011-08-16 09:37:00

WHEELING, W.Va., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tri-State Petroleum Corporation, a family-owned convenience store operator and wholesale distributor of motor fuels in Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania, is inviting Wheeling residents to make a splash at a special dunk tank fundraising event to help benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The fundraiser will be held on Wednesday, August 17 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the company's store located at 1243 National Road, Wheeling, WV....

2011-06-09 09:05:00

COLUMBUS, Ind. and FOXBORO, Mass., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dorel Juvenile Group (DJG), the nation's largest juvenile products manufacturer, announced its Cosco® Brand has made a commitment to donate $150,000 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/dorel-juvenile-groups-cosco-brand-pledges-150000-donation-to-make-a-wish-foundation-123542209.html Until April...

2011-06-07 08:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergan, Inc. (NYSE: AGN), the maker of LATISSE® (bimatoprost ophthalmic solution) 0.03%, announced today the launch of the 2011 LATISSE® Wishes Challenge. Inspired by the tradition of blowing on an eyelash to make wishes come true, the campaign is gaining momentum for the second year by rallying women in support of the Make-A-Wish Foundation®, a nonprofit organization dedicated to granting...

2011-06-03 05:18:00

BIRKIRKARA, Malta, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Make A Wish Malaysia Annual Charity Golf Tournament is taking place at the KLGCC Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club on Friday 3rd June, with a league of over 150 golfers. The remarkable charity sponsors terminally ill children to enable them have their wish come true. Graham Storey, the Area Manager of The deVere Group Malaysia office commented, "We are delighted to have the opportunity to contribute to this great event for such a...

2011-04-28 00:00:28

Otis Spunkmeyer is sponsoring the Make-A-Wish Foundation with a special cookie to honor World Wish Day. Called Emily's Rainbow Chocolate Crispy, this cookie dough flavor combines decadent chocolate dough with crisped rice, milk chocolate chips, and candy-coated rainbow chocolate pieces. San Leandro, CA (PRWEB) April 27, 2011 Otis Spunkmeyer, Inc. (OSI), the nation's leading fresh-baked cookie company, announces a limited time product offering in honor of the Make-A-Wish Foundation® and...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.