WINNIPEG, Aug. 18 /CNW/ - On Saturday August 16th, the 20th Anniversary,
Ride for a Child's Wish in Woodlands, MB, exceeded all expectations when over
$60,000 was contributed through the efforts of volunteers, donors and sponsors
to Children's Wish Foundation.
With 161 pledged horse and wagon riders; donations made by regional
businesses and individual donors; supper served to nearly 800 participants and
the remarkable efforts of the Children's Wish South Interlake volunteers; the
Wishes of several special children will be granted.
The Children's Wish Foundation is actively providing the most heartfelt
wishes of children suffering from cancer, heart defects, Cystic Fibrosis and
many other high-risk, life threatening conditions.
For further information:
For further information: For additional highlights from this event,
please contact: Nancy Yates, Fundraising Coordinator or Maria Toscano,
Director, Children's Wish Foundation at (204) 945-9474 or 1-800-267-9474