Here is Renee's interview with Carin Buckman, Marketing, Communications & Digital Manager for Make-A-Wish® Connecticut, and Jillian Duffy, Miss Connecticut, USA and a Make-A-Wish Alumna.
They give the latest updates on Make-A-Wish CT, including the upcoming virtual Wish Night happening on November 14th.
When there is HOPE, magic happens! For more than a decade, Make-A-Wish Connecticut’s Wish Night has been an inspiring night to remember. On Saturday, November 14th, this re-imagined event will make history for being completely led by wish kids and will feature a mission-rich online program that celebrates HOPE and all that is possible when wishes are granted.
Jillian Duffy, Miss America Connecticut and a Make-A-Wish alumna, will be the emcee for the evening, leading everyone on an emotional journey. Jillian will share her wish story and introduce you to amazing wish kids who will share their stories throughout the evening as well.
Make-A-Wish Connecticut had to construct new and creative ways for participants to enjoy all that Wish Night usually delivers, all FREE through an online, virtual platform.
Facebook and YouTube will be streaming the virtual cocktail hour LIVE at 7:30 p.m. and the uplifting Wish night program promptly at 8:00 p.m.
Wish Night heavily funds wishes and programs for Connecticut children and their families.Therefore, donations are extremely welcome, as there are more children waiting for wishes now than ever before.Two amazing pre-event donation incentives are being offered:VIP Gift Bags and custom Wish Night Snack Boxes. Click here for more information!
Wish Night will be held on Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.