Every 38 minutes a child has their wish granted thanks to Make-A-Wish. Throughout the United States, children with critical illnesses are having their lives changed every day thanks to the great work of our partner, Make-A-Wish. Whether you live in DallasFort WorthEl Paso, or any other city in North Texas, you can help make wishes come true in your community by taking part in an evening of wishes, Saturday, May 17. Make-A-Wish North Texas serves 161 counties and has helped to grant the wishes of thousands of Wish Kids. Learn how it feels to be a part of the magic by taking part in this great Make-A-Wish event May 17.

An Evening Of Wishes Can Mean A Life Of Hope For A Wish Kid

Get your best black-tie outfit ready and clear your schedule May 17 for the 2014 Wish Night in Dallas at the Hilton Anatole Hotel. This is the 18th year the Wish Night Gala has taken place to celebrate the lives of Wish Kids everywhere and to help fundraise so more Wish Kids can have their wishes granted. This is the largest fundraising event of the year, and you can be a part of the splendor.

During the last 17 years, this great black-tie gala has raised more than $11 million and been responsible for granting the wishes of more than 1,490 Wish Kids in North Texas. The goal of the 18th Annual Wish Night Gala is to raise more than $1.3 million to help continue the Make-A-Wish mission. Celebrate the wishes that have come true in the past and meet the heroes that make it happen during one exciting night of Wish magic. The average cost of a wish is $8,000 so your attendance at an event like this can help to make even more wishes possible.

Items are still being accepted for the 2014 Wish night Auction, so submit something today! Plus, if you purchase your ticket for this fun evening out, you can also purchase a $100 raffle ticket for a chance to win a new Mercedes-Benz CLA courtesy of Park Place Motorcars Dallas. All of the proceeds from this event will benefit Make-A-Wish North Texas. If you are looking for more to do during this Wish Night, consider volunteering. Volunteers are needed to make the Wish Night possible. To volunteer, contact Volunteer Chair Manu Shahi at wishnightvolunteers@gmail.com.

For more information about Wish Night or to purchase tickets, contact Tabatha Gonzalez-Olaechea at 1-214-496-5006 or tolaechea@ntxwish.org.

Continue To Help Make-A-Wish When You Donate Your Car

If you are looking for more ways to help Make-A-Wish, start with car donation. When you donate a vehicle to Wheels For Wishes, you are turning your vehicle into wishes for children with critical illnesses in North Texas. Plus, the process of donating a vehicle is easy. All you need to do is give us a call at 1-877-431-9474 or donate a car online using our simple donation form. We will pick up your vehicle from anywhere in North Texas and you will receive the maximum possible tax deduction for your donation. Don’t hesitate to give us a call. Even if you aren’t sure how to donate a car, representatives will walk you through the car donation process and answer any questions you might have. Give us a call today and help make a wish come true for a child in your neighborhood.