Angelwish to Ring The NASDAQ Stock Market Closing Bell
ADVISORY, Dec. 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Angelwish, a non-profit organization that provides the public with an easy way to grant wishes to the millions of children that are living with chronic illnesses such as asthma, diabetes and HIV/AIDS around the world, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Shimmy Mehta, Founder & CEO, will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite 4 Times Square 43rd & Broadway Broadcast Studio
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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Angelwish.org was created in 1999 with the mission to provide the public with an easy way to grant wishes to the millions of children that are living with chronic illnesses such as asthma, diabetes and HIV/AIDS around the world. By working together, Angelwish helps donors add a ray of hope to their lives.
Angelwish achieves its mission by ensuring that 100% of individual donations are used for program services and that those funds are extended, where possible, to incorporate an educational component giving young people a hands-on lesson in philanthropy. For more information on Angelwish, visit http://www.angelwish.org. *Please follow Angelwish on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/angelwish) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/angelwish).
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Source: The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. 2012 GlobeNewswire, Inc.