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Walk For Wishes Atlanta

2018 Walk For Wishes Atlanta

The 14th annual Walk for Wishes Atlanta was held at Stone Mountain Georgia. Hundreds of runners and walkers joined us, and together we raised $295,000 for local wishes!

  • Walk For Wishes® Atlanta 2018 was held at Stone Mountain Georgia.

  • Superheroes and princesses alike attended Walk For Wishes Atlanta.

  • People of all ages came out.

  • Wonderful volunteers helped with check-in.

  • Spiderman and Rapunzel got to hang out with some of our Wish ambassadors.

  • Team Paradies Lagardère raised over $12k for wishes.

  • Together we raised over $295k.

  • Wish kids and their families came out to the run/walk.

  • The Walk is about coming together as a community.

  • Hundreds of people joined us this year at Walk For Wishes Atlanta.

  • The Walk is an event full of fun activities for the whole family.

  • Families and friends gather around the starting line to photograph the runners/walkers.

  • Superheroes come out to cheer on the runners/walkers.

  • This little girl couldn't wait for her mom to finish the run/walk.

  • Walk For Wishes is a celebration of all the wishes we are able to grant each year!

  • Raising money for local wishes is exciting!

  • The family fun area was full of inflatable play areas and activities.

  • Future wish maker in the making.

  • We’ll see you next year, Atlanta!

  • Chi Omegas came out to support Make-A-Wish.

2017 Walk For Wishes Atlanta

The 13th annual Walk for Wishes Atlanta was a blast!

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2016 Walk For Wishes Atlanta

On April 23, 2016, hundreds of participants gathered outside of Philips Arena in downtown Atlanta to raise support for local wishes.

  • 2016 marked the 14th year of Walk For Wishes in Atlanta.

  • Hundreds gathered outside Philips Arena for the Walk For Wishes.

  • The Walk For Wishes took place on April 23, 2016.

  • The Walk brings together people of all ages into a community for wishes!

  • The Walk generates real excitement and support for local wishes.

  • Walk For Wishes truly brings people together.

  • Make-A-Wish Georgia CEO Tim Early and family.

  • Ellie was one of four wish ambassadors at the event.

  • Ellie wished to be a guest judge on Master Chef Junior.

  • Wish ambassador Leah chose to ride instead of walk.

  • Wish ambassador Joshua wished for a basketball court.

  • Princess Elsa and Thor were just two of the celebrities at the Walk For Wishes.

  • Wish kid Callie with her family and service dog Doodle Dandy.

  • Drive Thru Junkies provided live music during Walk For Wishes.

  • A photo booth allowed participants to snap goofy pictures.

  • Atlanta Hawk's mascot Harry the Hawk with some wish kids.

  • Homer of the Atlanta Braves with some Chi Omega sisters.

  • The Walk For Wishes is a fun-filled community event.

  • Face painting was just one of the fun activities at the Walk.

  • Emcee Melissa Long of 11Alive News interviews the four wish ambassadors.

2015 Walk For Wishes Atlanta

In 2015, the Walk For Wishes Atlanta recognized the chapter's 20th Anniversary by inviting all former wish recipients to join the Walk efforts. The event raised over $350,000 for local wishes!

  • Wish kid Emory found out her wish was coming true!

  • Emory and her family at the Walk.

  • Khadijah was one of our four wish ambassadors.

  • Dozens of our former wish kids and their families participated in the Walk.

  • Thanks to Chi Omega for their support of Make-A-Wish.

  • Our family fun area included activities like face painting.

  • The Walk for Wishes took place outside Philips Arena in downtown Atlanta.

  • The Walk For Wishes celebrates the hundres of wishes we are able to grant each year.

  • The Walk route was about two miles around downtown Atlanta.

  • Wish ambassador Callie and her family walking for wishes.

  • Almost 1,000 people participated in the Walk For Wishes.

  • Taking steps forward is what the Walk For Wishes is all about.

  • Thanks to all of our sponsors who participated in the Walk!

  • Some superheros came out to help promote wishes.

  • Wilson Parker Homes was one of our many great sponsors.

  • The Home Depot was another amazing sponsor.

  • The W.I.S.H. Society always helps to support the Walk.

  • Thank you to Novelis for being our presenting sponsor!

  • Al Petrangeli served as the 2015 Walk For Wishes chairman.

  • The Walk For Wishes is a fun community event for all.

2014 Walk For Wishes Atlanta

The 10th Annual Walk for Wishes took place on May 3, 2014. Over 1,000 participants walked the 2 mile course around Philips Arena. Over 90 teams, made up of companies and individuals, participated in this signature event, helping Make-A-Wish® Georgia raise over $335,000!


  • AT&T Team

  • Balfour Beatty & Heery Team

  • Becca-Poodles Team

  • John Brennan & Al Petrangeli with Wish kid Journey.

  • John Brennan and Al Petrangeli

  • John Brennan with Wish families.

  • Joseph, Belle, John Brennan & Journey

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  • Wish Ambassadors leading the Walk.

  • Wish kid Belle cheering on the crowd.

  • Wish kid Joseph getting the crowd excited.

  • W.I.S.H. Society Team.

2013 Walk For Wishes Atlanta

The 9th Annual Walk for Wishes took place on April 20, 2013. Over 2,000 participants on more than 30 corporate teams participated in this signature event, helping Make-A-Wish® Georgia raise over $285,000!


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Make-A-Wish® Georgia
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Atlanta, GA 30339
(770) 916-9474