Join Us for a Wish Alumni Reunion
You are invited to celebrate World Wish Day with fellow wish alumni families, volunteers, medical professionals and supporters at a local reunion event. Attendees can also learn ways to ensure every eligible child gets a wish of their own. For more information or to sponsor an event in your area, contact the Alumni Manager, Justin Aaron, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312.602.9465.
Sunday, April 23
Funway in Batavia
Bringing together Kane County and surrounding areas
Saturday, April 29 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Edison’s Entertainment Complex in Edwardsville
Bringing together Southern Illinois and Metro East areas
Saturday, April 29 from 2 to 4 p.m.
Gamma Phi Circus at Bone Student Center, ISU Campus, Normal
Bringing together McLean County and surrounding areas
MCLEAN COUNTY AREA REGISTRATION
Saturday, April 29 from 1 to 3 p.m.
Old Orchard Lanes & Links in Champaign
Bringing together Champaign and surrounding areas
CHAMPAIGN AREA REGISTRATION
Sunday, April 30 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Navy Pier in Chicago
Bringing together the Greater Chicagoland area
Sunday, April 30 from 2 to 4 p.m.
Peoria Playhouse Children's Museum in Peoria
Bringing together Peoria County and surrounding areas
PEORIA AREA REGISTRATION
Saturday, May 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Discovery Center Museum in Rockford
Bringing together Winnebago County and surrounding areas
ROCKFORD AREA REGISTRATION
World Wish Day is celebrated annually, marking the first wish ever granted. On April 29th, 1980 the community of Phoenix, AZ came together to make Chris Greicius’ wish of being a policeman come true. This day is a global celebration of the hope, strength and joy of a wish.