Planning Underway for Wish Ball 2009: Food, Wine and Wishes

Louisville, KY, May 29, 2009 --( The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Greater Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana, Kentucky Region announced today that planning was well underway for Wish Ball 2009: The Roaring Twenties. Hosted by 102.3 The Max personalities George Lindsey, Aaron Miller and Lynda Lambert, the taste-of event will include music, dancing and décor reminiscent of the twenties. The food/ wine/beverage tasting includes a variety of fare from local restaurants, wineries, beverage companies and distilleries.

Guests will also have the opportunity to bid on spectacular live and silent auction packages including 2009-2010 season tickets to PNC Broadway Across America; GE Profile 30" Stainless Steel Range; and a membership to Polo Fields Golf Course.

When: July 24, 6:00 -10:30 p.m.

Where: The Gillespie
421 West Market St.
Louisville, KY 40202

After Party: Prime Lounge
325 West Main Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Cost: Individual Tickets: $75
Premier Corporate Table: $1,500
Includes VIP table to official after party
Corporate Table (8 seats): $1,000
Half Corporate Table (4 seats): $500

Planning Committee Members include: Chrys Blakeman, Erica Dowd, Connie Horsey, Jack and Harper Kelly, Mary Leonberger, Jodi Logsdon, Heather Kennedy MacKenzie, Tony Miller, Beth Nutter and Andrea Whelan.

For more information about tickets or sponsorships, contact Development Associate Tansy Mullins at (502) 327-0705 or

About The Make-A-Wish Foundation®
The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Greater Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana, Kentucky Region fulfilled the individual wishes of 100 local children diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions last fiscal year. With your help, we can do even more. All local contributions are used to fulfill the wishes of children in Kentucky and southern Indiana. Currently we have more than 100 pending wishes. To find out how you can help share the power of a wish®, contact the Make-A-Wish Foundation Louisville office at (502) 327-0705 or visit our website at

Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Greater Ohio, Kentucky & Indiana
Kentucky Region
Tansy Mullins, Development Associate
9502 Williamsburg Plaza, Suite 100
Louisville, KY 40222
(866) 487- WISH
(502) 327- 0705

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Greater Ohio, Kentucky & Indiana
Nancy Whetstone
(614) 923-0555