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News & Events

From unique wishes to fundraising events, seasonal campaigns to news announcements, there is always something exciting happening at Make-A-Wish®Eastern North Carolina. Get connected, stay up to date with what’s new and what’s coming up, and find out how you can help us change lives through wish granting.

Boards, Brews & BBQ

Boards, Brews & BBQ

Join us for this exciting inaugural event!

Learn more about   Boards, Brews & BBQ
Trailblaze June 2017

Trailblaze Challenge

The Trailblaze Challenge is a 26.5 mile endurance hike where participants can tackle the terrain of the Sauratown Trail and all in one amazing day! This is a hike, not a race, and caters to all levels from novice to advanced outdoor enthusiasts.

Learn more about   Trailblaze Challenge
Donahoe family Wish Ball 2018

Wish Ball

An unforgettable evening to celebrate our mission and raise funds to grant wishes for children with critical illnesses across Eastern North Carolina.

Learn more about   Wish Ball
Chef 2017

Wish Upon a Chef

Wish Upon a Chef is a gourmet extravaganza which pays tribute to the culinary excellence of local chefs, while raising funds to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions. These outstanding chefs will each prepare a signature dish while guests cast votes for their favorites. The event will feature an exciting silent & live auction of unique packages donated by our participating Chefs and vendors.

Learn more about   Wish Upon a Chef
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Calendar Of Events

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Rashawn wish interview

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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