The 23rd annual Make-A-Wish Swim!
Although the Make-A-Wish Swim is over, you can still make a donation!
HERE’S HOW YOU CAN HELP:
MAKE CHECKS OUT TO: MAKE A WISH FOUNDATION
•US Bank, 205 W. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.
•Kelleys Island Benefit Swim, Attn: Cindra & Jeni, PO Box 517, Kelleys Island, OH 43438
•drop off donations at Portside Marina, 116 W. Lakeshore Dr., Kelleys Island.
Sunday, August 6th Cindra & Jeni swam into Portside Marina between 11:30-noon with a party to follow and free food donated by Dockers and area restaurants. They swam around the west side of Kelleys Island. Starting at the State Park to Portside Marina. Over 40 Make A Wish children and families came out!
They were able to raise enough money for Storm and Will’s wishes to come true, and one more child! They are close to being able to give a fourth child their wish, DONATE TODAY!
MEET THE KIDS:
Storm is 10 years old from Whitehouse, Ohio. Although he is fighting Nodular Lymphocyte Predominant Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, Storm loves to go on adventures with his family, play games that involve building, and more. He is one positive kid that can’t be slowed down.
WISH: Inspired by his love of Star Wars, his wish is to go to Disney World and become a Storm trooper.
Will is 6 years old from Saint Mary’s, Ohio. Although he is diagnosed of Epilepsy, that does not stop will from being inspired and an imaginative dreamer. Will loves building, working on puzzles, and even making his own music.
WISH: To go to Lego Land so that he can be in a park with all of his favorite things, Legos.
Last year Cindra Miekle & Jeni Hammond raised and donated $33,100! The most that has ever been raised for Make-A-Wish granting for wishes!
PICTURES FROM THE APPROACH TO KELLEYS, courtesy of Cindra Mielke:
Call (419) 746-2668 for more information.