Posts Categorized: New York Chapter

  • Brian & Sue: A Love Story

    Brian and Sue first met when they were seniors in high school in 1984.  “We talked and laughed every day. I knew there was something special about her from the very beginning,” Brian tells Wish Upon a Wedding. But after graduation the two went their separate ways – Sue to college and Brian into the… Read more »

  • Damaris & Sean’s Wish Granted in New York!

    Wish Upon a Wedding granted breast cancer survivor Damaris’ wish to marry her long-time love, Sean, in a beautiful fall wedding in Manhattan. The October 3rd ceremony and reception was held at Top of the Garden, with views of the city. The wedding’s planner, Danielle Bobish of Curtain Up Events, and a team of some… Read more »

  • Judy & John’s Wish Granted in New York!

    After being through so much together, Judy and John finally wed in an intimate wedding ceremony at the Triple A Loft in New York’s Tribeca neighborhood, on November 2nd. With the help of a talented team of New York Wish granters, led by Christina Whitney of Whitney Events, the couple’s dream of a day they,… Read more »

  • Damaris & Sean in the News!

    Damaris & Sean were featured on ABC News in New York on October 03, 2014! You can read the story here.

  • Damaris & Sean: A Love Story

    Damaris and Sean grew up in the same neighborhood, but it wasn’t until 2010 that the two began dating after connecting on Facebook. As their relationship blossomed into love, the two moved in together with Sean acting as a surrogate father to Damaris’s disabled daughter, and soon the couple celebrated the birth of their daughter… Read more »

  • Judy & John: A Love Story

    As Judy’s mother was dying, she told her daughter that she knew one day she would find her soulmate, and that it would be love at first sight.  In 2006, as Judy was training with the Police Department, she laid eyes on New York Police Officer John Fitzgerald, and her mother’s premonition came true. The two knew it… Read more »

  • Featured by Fox 5 NY

    A great story about Wish Upon a Wedding’s New York chapter and one of the amazing couples the chapter has helped was recently featured on Fox 5 NY’s website. You can read the full article here!

  • WUW New York: Drink & Drop Fundraising Event

    On Tuesday, April 1st the New York Wish Upon a Wedding Chapter hosted a fundraising event at Taj II Lounge.  The Drink & Drop event allowed brides and bridal salons to donate gently used or sample wedding gowns to Brides for a Cause, which sells the gowns to raise money for Wish Upon a Wedding…. Read more »

  • Wish Upon a Wedding's New York Chapter Gives Thanks

    In appreciation of the generosity of the New York Chapter’s Benefit Committee, partners and sponsors, the Board hosted a breakfast at The Strand Hotel, on Tuesday, March 11th. Chapter President Lindsay Landman thanked those in attendance for donating their time, services, products and financial contributions, which have helped the New York Chapter plan and design… Read more »

  • Join us in NYC on April 1st

    Please join us in New York City on April 1st for a drinks and dresses event!  Bring your dress to donate (2009 or newer) to our partner, Brides for a Cause where 50% of the proceeds from the resale will go to Wish Upon a Wedding.  And, join our celebrity bartenders for a drink to… Read more »