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Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic Holds Annual Walk For Wishes in Washington, DC


March 02, 2017

Make-A-Wish® Mid-Atlantic invites individuals to participate in Walk For Wishes® on April 9 at the National Mall in downtown Washington, DC. The DC community is encouraged to join Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic wish kids, friends, families and supporters to help grant the wishes of local children with life-threatening medical conditions. Local wish kid team captains will be leading the efforts at this community event.

Who: Wish kids, their families, and other friends and supporters of Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic

When: Sunday, April 9, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Where: Constitution Avenue & 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC

What: Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic’s 2017 Walk For Wishes is a community-wide celebration and effort to grant wishes for local children with life-threatening medical conditions. Walkers of all ages will come together at the National Mall to enjoy the three mile walk and ongoing festivities including music, face painting, balloon art and more with the backdrop of the Capitol and monuments. Walk For Wishes is an official participating event of the National Cherry Blossom Festival.

Press Contact

Tara Wilson-Jones
VP of Marketing & Communications
6555 Rock Spring Drive Suite 280
Bethesda, MD  20817

Phone : (240) 395-4338
Fax : (301) 656-2857

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Make-A-Wish® Mid-Atlantic, Inc.
6555 Rock Spring Drive
Suite 280
Bethesda, MD 20817
(301) 962-9474
After Hours Nightline (301) 962-9474