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Zaxby’s of Wilson to Help Grant Wilson County Child’s Wish


June 03, 2015

Wish Celebration Campaign to be held June 8-12 at Zaxby’s in Wilson
20% of food orders will be donated to Make-A-Wish® Eastern North Carolina

Zaxby’s of Wilson will help make Ashleigh’s wish to go to Walt Disney World® Resort a reality.  The 12-year-old Wilson County resident, who has a rare genetic disorder, will experience her wish later this month.  A check presentation will be held at 6:30 pm on Monday, June 8 at the restaurant to help kick off a 5-day Wish Celebration Campaign.  All media are invited to attend the event. 

Customers who dine at Zaxby’s of Wilson anytime between Monday, June 8 and Friday, June 12 while mentioning Make-A-Wish, will have 20% of their orders donated to support another wish for a child just like Ashleigh.  The campaign wraps up at 6:30 pm on Friday, June 12 with a party honoring Ashleigh and her family.

WHAT: Zaxby’s of Wilson Wish Celebration Campaign

WHERE: Zaxby’s of Wilson; 3019 Raleigh Rd Pkwy W, Wilson, NC 27896

WHEN: 5-day campaign takes place Monday, June 8 through Friday, June 12
Check presentation scheduled at 6:30 pm on Monday, June 8
Ashleigh’s Wish Party begins at 6:30 pm on Friday, June 12

Ashleigh’s wish is one of the more than 200 wishes that Make-A-Wish® Eastern North Carolina will grant during the year.  Nearly 200 more children in the 49 counties of eastern North Carolina are currently waiting for their one true wish. To learn more about opportunities to donate, volunteer and refer children with life-threatening medical conditions into our program, visit

In honor of the thousands of children Zaxby’s serves every year, Zaxby’s is teaming up with Make-A-Wish for a fourth year to help give kids with life-threatening medical conditions the renewed strength to fight their illnesses. This year, more than 55 kids will have the opportunity to replace fear with hope through their wishes, thanks to Zaxby’s support. Visit a Zaxby’s restaurant or to learn more.

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Luanne Lane
Director of Events & Promotions
3809 Computer Drive Suite 201
Raleigh, NC  27609

Phone : (919) 821-7111 x207
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Make-A-Wish® Eastern North Carolina
3809 Computer Drive
Suite 201
Raleigh, NC 27609
(919) 821-7111
Toll Free (800) 432-9474