Posts Categorized: Chicago Chapter

  • A Chicago Wedding: Erica and Anthony

    On Sunday, May 14th, 2017 Erica and Anthony were married in a beautiful ceremony at the Kimpton Gray Hotel in downtown Chicago, Illinois. Close friends and family witnessed the couple say, “I do” and celebrated with them over a delicious dinner and countless dances on the dance floor. Erica and Anthony met through a mutual… Read more »

  • Erica and Anthony: A Chicago Love Story

    Erica and Anthony met through a mutual friend about three years ago at a birthday party. Erica was already going through treatments for her stiff person syndrome when they met and thinking their relationship would not move passed friendship, she did not reveal this piece of her life to Anthony. Erica tried to hide the… Read more »

  • Wish Upon a Wedding’s 100th Wish Granted to Anne and Jon in Chicago

    Anne and Jon celebrated their wedding day Sunday, October 23rd at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel in Chicago among their closest family and friends. Anne and Jon’s Wedding marked the organization’s 100th wish granted and a huge milestone for Wish Upon a Wedding. Bianca Hall of Estera Events was there to lead Anne and Jon… Read more »

  • Wish Upon a Wedding Barbados Trip at Chicago Gala

    We have an exciting announcement for our Blissful Wishes Ball in Chicago on Monday, November 7th! Please see the amazing details below for this one of a kind adventure in Barbados and get your auction bidding paddles ready to bid and win this wonderful trip! In partnership with Linda Mitchell of Luxury Destination Travel we… Read more »

  • Wish Upon a Wedding Chicago Chapter Announces 2016 Shining Star Award Recipients

    The Chicago Board of Wish Upon a Wedding is honored to announce the 2016 Shining Star Recipients. These three people are some of the most inspirational, motivational and giving professionals in Chicago. This is our way to thank and pay tribute to those professionals who inspire others to engage in volunteer service by their demonstrated commitment… Read more »

  • A Love Story: Anne and Jon, Wish Upon a Wedding’s 100th Wish!

    Anne and Jon are set to wed October 23rd, 2016 as the Chicago Chapter grants Wish Upon a Wedding’s 100th wish!  Wish Upon a Wedding and the Chicago Chapter is pleased to announce that the organization’s 100th wish will be granted on October 23rd right here in Chicago, and we are truly honored to witness the… Read more »

  • Wish Upon a Wedding Announces 100th Wish and Chicago Fundraising Gala

    Our 100th Wish! Wish Upon a Wedding and the Chicago Chapter is pleased to announce that the organization’s 100th wish will be granted on October 23rd in Chicago, Illinois. This is truly a milestone for our charity that was founded in 2010 to be granting the 100th couple’s wish. Please follow us on social media… Read more »

  • National President, Ali Phillips Featured on Chicago Style Weddings Blog

    A big thank you to Chicago Style Weddings for the feature on our National President and founding Chicago Chapter President on their blog today. CSW: What does it feel like to grant a wish? Ali: The emotions and love that fill the room at a wedding wish make for the most heart-warming and loving moments of… Read more »

  • Amanda and Chris’s Wish Granted in Minnesota!

    It is so easy to see the love and dedication between Amanda and Chris through their huge smiles and the way they are always making each other laugh. The endless support that they’ve shown each other leading up to their wedding day is just more proof that they are truly meant for one another. The… Read more »

  • Chicago Chapter Shining Stars 2014 Recipients

    The Chicago Board of Wish Upon a Wedding is honored to announce the 2014 Shining Star Recipients. These three people noted below are some of the most inspirational, motivational and giving event professionals in Chicago. This is our way to thank and pay tribute to those professionals who inspire others to engage in volunteer service by their… Read more »