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External Events

Events not only help raise much needed funds to help grant wishes, they also provide an opportunity to help create awareness of our chapter.

Creating and holding external events are a great way to make wishes come true!

For additional information on fundraising and hosting an event of your own to benefit our chapter, please contact:

Texas Office: 281-491-9474 or email

Louisiana Office: 504-846-9474 or email

All events to benefit  Make-A-Wish should have prior approval by the President/CEO and a “Special Events Proposal” form should be completed by the sponsoring party. Any and all promotional materials that include the use of the Make-A-Wish logo or name, for the special event, must be pre-approved by the Development Department before they can be produced or distributed.

Download our Special Events and License Proposal here

Download our Fundraising Levels here

Ways you can get involved:
  • Attend and support special events or volunteer to work at one
  • Chair / work on a committee to conduct a special event
  • Ask your company or others to sponsor or attend a special event
Some examples are:
  • Golf/Fishing Tournaments
  • Dinner & Auction
  • Restaurant Openings
  • Marathons
  • Donations in lieu of flowers
  • Birthday / wedding gifts, etc.

Annual Events

Annual external events in Texas:

  • East Texas Motorcycle Enthusiasts – Nacogdoches, TX
  • King of Swing Golf Outing - The Woodlands, TX
  • Llano Estacado Winery of Texas
  • Marco Pena Memorial Fishing Tournament – Corpus Christi, TX
  • Johnny Romano Skate Jam – Houston, TX
  • Stephen F. Austin Chi Omegas – Nacogdoches, TX
  • Texas A&M Chi Omega Songfest – College Station, TX
  • University of Houston Chi Omegas – Houston, TX

Listed above are annual events only, so for more information about any of our Chapter’s new events that may not be listed, please contact Amanda Mewborn at

Annual external events in Louisiana:
  • Belle Chasse Primary School Angel Art – Belle Chasse, LA
  • Boneyard Kreepers Car Club Car Show - Larose, LA
  • BP Golf Tournament Benefit – Crowley, LA
  • Cajun Oilmen's Shoot-Out – Lafayette, LA
  • Centenary College Chi Omega Silent Auction – Shreveport, LA
  • Crazy Wheels of Breaux Bridge Car Show – Breaux Bridge, LA
  • LSU Chi Omega Dishes for Wishes – Baton Rouge, LA
  • McNeese University Chi Omega Race for a Wish – Lake Charles, LA
  • Tulane University Chi Omega Silent Auction – New Orleans, LA
  • French Quarter Classic Golf Tournament – Slidell, LA
  • IIABL Trusted Choice Bowl-A-Thon – Louisiana (statewide)
  • LSU Sigma Phi Epsilon Schoolyard Scramble – Baton Rouge, LA
  • LSU Law School Football Club – Baton Rouge, LA
  • Ronnie L. Gaspard Memorial Clay Shoot – Maurice, LA
  • Wishes, Wonders and Who Dats! New Orleans Reunion Parade

For more information about any of our Chapter’s fundraising events in Louisiana, please contact Arielle Schwartz at

Also, visit us on Facebook for even more information on our upcoming fundraisers.
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Wishes in Flight®

Wishes in Flight - Air Miles Donation program

More than 70 percent of the wishes we grant require air travel. If you have air miles with Delta, US Airways, Continental, or United, you hold the ticket to a child’s wish®.

Donate your air miles. 100% of your donation benefits our chapter.

**Miles donated through the national website ( or an airline website will be held in a general mileage pool and shared with other Chapters.

Airline MilesHelp our wish kids take flight!

Airline Donation Form

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Contact Us

For more information related to our 
Texas Office:
Call: 281-491-9474 or Email:

For more information related to our 
Louisiana Office:
Call: 504-846-9474  or Email:

Make-A-Wish® Texas Gulf Coast & Louisiana
12625 Southwest Freeway
Stafford, TX 77477
(281) 491-9474

Make-A-Wish® Texas Gulf Coast & Louisiana, Louisiana Office
3340 Severn Avenue
Suite 350
Metairie, LA 70002
(504) 846-9474
Toll Free (888) 677-9474