CAPE CORAL, Fla., Feb. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Legacy Education Alliance, Inc. today announced the Company is coordinating a team to participate in the upcoming Walk For Wishes® 5K Walk/Run. This family-friendly event powered by Wish families, volunteers, donors and friends, will take place on Saturday, February 25, 2017 with all funds raised to benefit Make-A-Wish® Southern Florida.
"Our mission as a company is to help people create a legacy," stated Anthony Humpage, CEO of Legacy Education Alliance. "Since 1980, Make-A-Wish® has enriched the lives of children with life-threatening medical conditions through its powerful wish-granting work. By partnering with Make-A-Wish®, we can help even more wishes come true for children and their families in southern Florida."
Last year, more than $95,000 was raised at the event, granting the incredible wishes of 19 children facing life-threatening medical conditions in Southwest Florida. The goal this year is to raise $135,000.
The Legacy Education Alliance team is busy limbering up and gathering donations for this feel-good morning of fun and fitness. All the funds raised will support the Make-A-Wish® mission to grant the wish of every eligible child who has been diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition.
Legacy Education Alliance invites you to join their team or make a donation today by visiting its Walk-For-Wishes Event page here.
About Legacy Education Alliance, Inc.:
Legacy Education Alliance, Inc. (LEAI) is a leading provider of educational training seminars, conferences and services. Founded in 1992, LEAI is a global company dedicated to providing quality financial education in the areas of real estate investing, financial instruments and personal finance with headquarters in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. Visit the Legacy Education Alliance website to learn more.
Make-A-Wish® grants the wish of a child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition, on average, every 38 minutes in the United States and its territories alone. Since 1980, they have enriched the lives of children with life-threatening medical conditions through its powerful wish-granting work. Their work has a life-changing impact on children, their families, referral sources, donors, sponsors and entire communities. The Southern Florida chapter was started in 1983 and has granted over 10,000 wishes since its inception with over 539 wishes granted in fiscal 2016 alone! To learn about their inspiring work, please visit them here.
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