GILBERT, Ariz., Aug. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Isagenix International, a global health and wellness company, ended its annual 2016 Celebration event in Las Vegas today by raising more than $100,000 for Make-A-Wish® through fundraising and generous customer and corporate pledges. Additionally, Isagenix and Make-A-Wish surprised teen Jordyn, a 16-year-old battling a rare form of liver cancer, with an on-stage wish reveal in front of more than 14,000 customers. Next summer, her wish to travel toLondon will be granted!
“Our team’s passion for impacting overall health and the wellbeing of others is reflected in our continued support of children’s charities,” said Kathy Coover, Isagenix Co-Founder and Executive Vice President. “We enjoy coming together every August to bring happiness and positive experiences for children battling life-threatening medical conditions.”
During the past 14 years, Isagenix has raised more than $8 million for children’s charities. This includes more than $5 million for Make-A-Wish since 2012, which has helped to grant more than 580 wishes to deserving children throughout the seven countries where they partner. This year alone, Isagenix has raised more than $2 million for Make-A-Wish. More than 520,000 Isagenix customers and staff have the opportunity to contribute to Make-A-Wish on an ongoing basis.
“Isagenix customers and employees remain committed to positively impacting and improving world health through our support of Make-A-Wish children to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy,” said Travis Garza, Isagenix Chief Sales and Marketing Officer.