Media Advisory - Golfing to Grant Wishes

Annual golf tournament to raise funds to help grant more than 20 wishes

MARKHAM, ON, June 19, 2017 /CNW/ - Children's Wish Foundation of Canada, Ontario Chapter, is proud to host the 11th Annual Golf for Wishes presented by Air Transat on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at the prestigious Angus Glen Golf Club, Markham, ON.  Foursomes will tee up in a fundraising event to grant more heartfelt wishes to children diagnosed with a life threatening illness.  Join host Fearless Fred, from 102.1 the Edge radio station, as he welcomes golf enthusiasts and many wish children for a day on the fairways to help make more wishes come true.

When: Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 12:00 pm 

Where: Angus Glen Golf Course, Markham ON

Interview Opportunities: Tiffany MacDonald, Children's Wish, Ontario Provincial Director, Children's Wish, Ontario Chapter staff and volunteers; Host Fearless Fred, Wish Child Roxanne and family, Wish parents Candice & Michael

About Children's Wish Foundation of Canada

Children's Wish Foundation of Canada is the largest all Canadian wish granting charity dedicated to granting wishes to Canadian children between the ages of 3 and 17 who are diagnosed with a life-threatening illness.  For more than 30 years, Children's Wish has worked tirelessly to grant heartfelt wishes to almost 25,000 children and their families.

This year, Children's Wish expects to grant over 1,000 new wishes across the country with the help of volunteers and generous donors; that is approximately three wishes each and every day, all year long.  The Children's Wish, Ontario Chapter has granted over 5,000 wishes and has more than 600 wishes still to be enjoyed.  Each wish is the child's single most heartfelt wish, and carefully structured to meet the particular needs of the child and their family.

Children's Wish is a national charity with chapters in every province and territory.

Visit www.childrenswish.ca for more information and to donate.

SOURCE The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada

For further information: Tiffany MacDonald, Provincial Director, Ontario, Children's Wish Foundation of Canada, Ontario Chapter, 647-725-6175, Mobile 647-643-3520

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