Posts Categorized: News

  • Mandy and Derek: A Love Story

    It all started with a smile. That’s why Mandy said she was drawn to Derek right off the bat. What kept her coming back? His heart: that he showed to her through his gift of music. Sounds like a simple, beautiful love story, but it is so much more. Mandy and Derek have endured challenges… Read more »

  • NYC Valentine’s Masquerade Ball | Annual Gala

    The Wish Upon a Wedding New York Valentine’s Masquerade Ball this past February was an absolute success. Many generous supporters, sponsors, partners and Wish Granters united to create an unforgettable evening filled with love and support for Wish Upon a Wedding and all of our future Wishes. It’s truly exciting to see the Wish Upon… 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 »

  • Betty and Angel: A New York City Love Story

    “Angel has impacted my life in so many ways. He came in a time when I really needed an ‘angel.’ He has showed me how to love and what love is supposed to be,” Betty stated. Betty and Angel met on a brisk fall evening in 2006 through Betty’s best friend and Angel’s cousin. After… Read more »

  • Domingo and Autumn’s wish granted in Southern California!

    Domingo and Autumn met in 2006 through a close, mutual friend(spoiler alert: the future best man). After a few dates, they started their loving journey, but eventually came to a fork in the road and decided that it would be best if they parted romantic ways. Even though Domingo and Autumn spilt, they always remained… Read more »

  • A Vow Renewal Granted in Miami: Andrea & Julio

    Andrea and Julio’s longtime dream to experience a ceremony surrounded by family and friends came true. On August 2, 2015, a breathtaking vow renewal and reception was held at The Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida. With an outpouring of support, local and national wedding professionals teamed up with Wish Upon a Wedding Philadelphia to provide the couple… Read more »

  • New Wish Upon A Wedding Logo!

    We are so excited to announce we have a new logo! Many thanks to the members of our board and long-time supporters Katie Fischer, Anne Chertoff and Lindsay Landman. We are also excited to share more about the talented people behind the new logo. A huge thank you to Katie Fischer, CEO and Art Director,… Read more »

  • Ali Phillips, National President Featured in Redbook Magazine

    We are so proud of or National President, Ali Phillips, who was featured in Redbook Magazine this month in their “We Learn From Her” monthly feature. Ali Phillips and the board and chapters and volunteers at Wish Upon a Wedding are event planning angels that give dream weddings to couples whose definition of forever is… Read more »

  • WUW Featured On The Burton View!

    Wis Upon A Wedding was featured on The Burton View. To view the whole story click here.

  • Soupany & Sam Valentine’s Day Wedding Wish Granted!

    With less than two weeks to plan and execute Soupany and Sam’s Wish this past Valentine’s Day, Tammy of Tammy Golson Events worked her magic to create a gorgeous celebration filled with so much love for this wonderful couple. Soupany, who has Stage IV Metastatic Breast Cancer, has been in and out of hospice care… Read more »