The 6th annual Walk For Wishes is more than just a chance to get out and get exercise – you get to help Make-A-Wish Southern Florida make wishes come true. Last year’s event raised more than $170,000 -- enough money to grant about 20 wishes. In its five-year history, the event has had more than 5,600 men, women and children participate, raising more than $610,000.
Register For Walk For Wishes Today
You can join in the fun! This year’s Broward County event takes place at Markham Park, 16001 W. State Road 84 in Sunrise, on Feb. 7. Registration at the event starts at 7:30 a.m., with the walk beginning at 8:30 a.m. The Family Fun Day festivities begin at 9 a.m.
The last day to register with a guarantee of getting an event t-shirt is Jan. 23 at 5 p.m., and online registration closes the day before the event at noon.
Participate as an individual or get together with family, friends and colleagues to form a team. After you complete the 5K course, you can enjoy a light breakfast and Family Fun Day activities. If you’re running in the event, you can pick up your timing chip at registration.
Register for the event online. The registration fee is $30 for an adult runner (ages 13 and up) with a timing chip. An adult walker registration is $25, child runner is $15 and child walker is $10.
Can’t Take Part? Donate Your Car Instead
If you can’t make the Walk For Wishes, you can still help Make-A-Wish Southern Florida. Donate a car, truck, SUV, boat or Jet Ski to Wheels For Wishes benefiting Make-A-Wish Southern Florida. All of the proceeds from the sale of your vehicle benefit Make-A-Wish in Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Miami Gardens, Cape Coral, Hialeah, Miami, Port St. Lucie, and all over Southern Florida.
Don’t waste your valuable time trying to sell a car or keep a car running; your vehicle can make a difference in the life of a child with a life-threatening medical condition today. Just call 1-877-709-9474 or use our simple donation form online. The process is easy – you will be called within 24 hours of the next business day to set up your free pick-up or tow. Choose whatever day or time works best in your busy schedule. Plus, when you make your donation, you will receive a tax deductible receipt which you can then use at tax time to receive a tax deduction for your charitable donation!
It is easy to donate your car, truck, SUV, RV, motorcycle or boat, and we can pick it up or tow it away at absolutely no cost to you. You will feel great knowing that your car has made a difference in the life of a child.