TRUMBULL, CT – This month, after two years of gathering virtually, Make-A-Wish Connecticut is hosting a HYBRID Evening of Wishes Gala hosted by star-studded celebrities Titus O’Neill, Global Ambassador of WWE, and Deb Placey, host of the NHL’s Executive Suite Podcast.
The Evening of Wishes Gala shines a bright light of hope for local wish children waiting for their wishes to be granted. This elegant evening will offer both in-person and virtual ticket options on Saturday, April 30 from 6 to 10 p.m.
The in-person event at Mohegan Sun will include an interactive cocktail hour, open bar, three-course meal, inspiring wish kid stories, mission moments, special guest appearances, surprise entertainment, exciting live and silent auctions and more!
Can't attend this year at Mohegan Sun? You can still participate in the wish magic from the comfort of your own homes with dedicated content for your at-home enjoyment! Virtual tickets include access to the live-streamed program, an expansive silent auction and the opportunity to place a bid during the Live Auction. Purchase a Party Pack ticket for $50 and you’ll also receive special additional items to make your at-home experience an extra amazing one! But hurry, the Virtual Party Pack tickets expire on Friday, April 15!
A spark of hope can change everything. With hope, a child with a critical illness finds light in the darkness of their current circumstances. You will be moved and inspired by the bravery, courage and resilience of Connecticut wish kids. A wish begins with hope – and hope begins with you.
Restore hope with a wish by visiting www.ct.wish.org/gala.
ABOUT MAKE-A-WISH CONNECTICUT
Make-A-Wish® Connecticut creates life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. We seek to bring every eligible child's wish to life because every child deserves a childhood. Research shows children who have wishes granted can build the physical and emotional strength they need to fight their illnesses. Together, generous donors, supporters, staff and volunteers across the state unite to deliver hope to wish kids and their families when they need it most. In total, Make-A-Wish Connecticut has granted more than 3,800 wishes to local children. For more information about Make-A-Wish Connecticut, visit wish.org/ct.