COVERAGE CORDIALLY INVITED
Project Runway Winner, Dom Streater, joins 400+ participants at the 3rd AnnualWalk for Wishes, a fundraising and awareness community event benefiting Make-A-Wish Philadelphia & Susquehanna Valley
Sunday, October 20, 2013
9:00 a.m. Registration
9:50 a.m. Speakers: Dom Streater, Project Runway Winner from Philadelphia; and Amanda Brett, 16-year-old survivor of a malignant brain tumor and former Make-A-Wish recipient from Horsham
10:00 a.m. Walk Begins
100 East Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118
Make-A-Wish families, friends, and the community will walk together in support of children with life-threatening medical conditions. Addressing the participants will be Dom Streater, 24, from this season’s Project Runway. Ms. Streater is a Moore College of Art and Design grad from West Philly who wants to help Make-A-Wish grant more wishes; and Amanda Brett, 16, survivor of a malignant brain tumor and former Make-A-Wish recipient. Ms. Brett will discuss the power of a wish and how it helped her recovery.
Make-A-Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. The Foundation is the largest wish-granting charity in the world, with 61 chapters in the United States and its territories. With the help of generous donors and nearly 25,000 volunteers, Make-A-Wish grants a wish every 38 minutes and has granted more than 226,000 wishes in the United States since its inception. Make-A-Wish® Philadelphia & Susquehanna Valley serves Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Lancaster, Lebanon, Montgomery, Perry and Philadelphia counties.