July 28 driving event to benefit Make-A-Wish® Illinois
What: I Spy A Wish Team Adventure is a driving scavenger hunt to raise money for Make-A-Wish® Illinois in order to grant the wishes of four area children. The goal is to raise $20,000 with your help! Each registered team will use clues to find sponsored stops in the Peoria area. Teams will take a photo at each location and meet Make-A-Wish kids throughout the adventure. Teams made up of family members, friends, or even businesses or groups of coworkers are welcomed. Register now at www.ispyawish.com. If you are unable to attend but would like to support the event, you can also make an online donation on the registration page.
Visit the events website www.ispyawish.com to register and for more details! Questions about the event can be directed to Stacy Borho, Event Chair at 309-303-1542 or via email at email@example.com.
When: Saturday, July 28, 2012 from 1- 5 p.m.
Where: Start and finish location at Uftring Weston Chevrolet Cadillac located at 1600 W. War Memorial in Peoria along with various other sponsored stops in the Peoria Area. A party, emceed by reporter Eugene Daniels of WMBD Channel 31 News, will wrap-up the event with various prizes awarded to team finishers and food provided by Avanti’s Italian Restaurant. There are many exciting prizes for finishing teams. A few of the highlighted prizes include new running shoes from Running Central, an overnight stay and dinner at Embassy Suites, Shell gas cards, and a deluxe suite at the Peoria Chiefs for up to 15 people.
Cost: $50 per team (2-6 members) per vehicle
How: I Spy A Wish is made possible by hardworking volunteers of the Peoria Area Regional Council fundraising committee for Make-A-Wish Illinois. Make-A-Wish® Illinois grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich their lives with hope, strength and joy. Since being founded locally in 1985, the chapter has granted more than 10,000 wishes and continues its mission to share the power of a wish® with special children across the state. For more information or to find out how you can help, call 309.637.1659 or visit www.wishes.org.