Heather talks to Cindy Magsamen, a volunteer for Make-A-Wish Illinois, about the upcoming Walk for Wishes in Champaign, Illinois. The walk happens on Saturday, September 16 at Porter Park, located at S Rising Rd and Windsor Rd. Registration starts at 9:00 am and the walk kicks off at 10:00 am. Costumes are encouraged at this event. Wish families register for free, and team fundraising pages are available to help further support the event.
Make-A-Wish Illinois is a foundation that helps grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions. Children between 2 and a half years old and 18 years old are eligible to have their wishes granted.
For more information, please visit their website at http://illinois.wish.org/. To learn more about the Walk for Wishes, please visit their website at http://illinois.wish.org/ways-to-help/events/walks.