PGFD Firehouse Wish Send-Off Party for Teen


For Immediate Release 

Media Contact: Mark E. Brady, PGFD Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930, 

Media Contact: Maddy Barnes, Marketing & Communications Manager, Make-A-Wish® Mid-Atlantic, 248-320-3541, 

Chillum, MD (June 6, 2018) - Prince George’s County Firefighter/Medics are planning a wish send-off party for a very special young teen and celebrating his wish come true to go to Walt Disney World® Resort later this month. 15-year-old Juan will celebrate the granting of his wish come true at the Chillum Fire/EMS Station along with his family and the firefighters. Juan suffers from a nervous system disorder and can’t wait for his wish to go to Walt Disney World Resort later this month.

WHAT: Firehouse Wish Send-Off Party for 15-year-old Juan

WHEN: Saturday, June 9th, 1:30 pm until 2:30 pm

WHERE: Chillum Fire/EMS Station 844, 6330 Riggs Road, Chillum

WHO: Wish kid Juan, family, firefighters, medics and Make-A-Wish Mid-Atlantic

NOTE: Parking at the fire station is limited. Media should be creative and safe when parking your vehicles.