CHICAGO (CBS) — The power of a wish was celebrated Sunday, as Make-A-Wish Illinois hosted two Walk for Wishes events.
One of the events was held on Chicago’s lakefront, the other in the northwest suburbs.READ MORE: 'Your Life Does Not End Because You Have A Diagnosis': Shantel Smith Opens Up About Her Battle With Multiple Sclerosis Before 'Survivor'
For the lakefront event, the morning began with a little moving and shaking at Montrose Harbor.READ MORE: Woman Dead, Child Among 3 Injured After House Fire In Clearing
Supporters from all walks of life were on hand to raise money for the renowned charity, which makes wishes come true for children with critical illnesses.MORE NEWS: Biden Says Omicron Variant Is ‘Cause For Concern, Not A Cause For Panic’
The northwest suburban event was held with Elk Grove Village.