Photos: 2010 Make-A-Wish Ball

The ball is the largest annual fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Illinois. It raised more than $1 million in 2010, its 23rd year.

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David Williams, President and CEO of Make-A-Wish Foundation of America Zoraida Sambolin, emcee for Wish Ball and Anchor, NBC5 Chicago Peter Anthony, Chair of the Board of Directors of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Illinois
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Volunteer Oliver Corpuz with wish child Jase Corral
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Wish Child Megan Wise, Dana Carvey, Wish Mom Susan Wise
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Dining area and main stage at UIC Forum
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Julie and President of NBC Local Media Central and Western Region Larry Wert
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Silent auction area
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Lee England, Jr.: The Soul Violinist
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Wish Child Peter Bartozek receives wings from Southwest Airlines Pilot Randy “Dutch” Deutschendorf
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Banners sporting top sponsor’s names lined Roosevelt Road at the entrance to Wish Ball.
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Scoozi was one of six restaurants that donated appetizers during the cocktail hour
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Creative lighting made for a truly enchanted Wish Ball
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Wish Ball Committee Members Sarah Mahlik and Laura Glosniak
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Rochelle Trotter Linda Parck, Make-A-Wish staff Stephanie Springs, CEO of Make-A-Wish Foundation of Illinois
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Dana Carvey with Wish Child Chance Serrano and his parents.
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NBC 5 Anchor Zoraida Sambolin
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Zoraida Sambolin, Larry Wert and wife Julie
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Zoraida and special guest
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