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From unique wishes to fundraising events, seasonal campaigns to news announcements, there is always something exciting happening at Make-A-Wish® Mississippi.

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  • Chi Omega Chi Delta Millsaps held a crawfish festival to benefit Make-A-Wish Mississippi. The event was a major success! Chris Gill was the amazing entertainment of the afternoon. The girls sold about 350 tickets raising $10,785. These funds will help grant wishes for local children who have been diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. “Since the start of our alliance in 2001, Chi Omega Fraternity has raised over $19 million for Make-A-Wish and volunteered over one million hours. Chi Omega is honored to partner with Make-A-Wish and help grant the wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions,” said Courtney Thurtell, President.

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  • Chi Omega Millsaps held a crawfish festival to benefit Make-A-Wish MS. The girls sold 350 tickets raising $10,785.

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