Since the first year of the Slay-A-Thon, I have come to the event as the top fundraiser. I think in the very first year, I raised maybe $500 and that was just from me finding out about the event maybe two or
It’s a common thing to hear about people searching for meaning – for their life’s purpose, or the purpose of their work. For a small group of loyal Buffy fans in Iowa, purpose came knocking when we least expected it! In 2004,
Hey you! If you’re reading this, you’re at the website for a great event. A favorite of mine, actually. Slay-A- Thon helped me complete my Make-A- Wish years ago, and I only feel a little bit cheesy saying it changed my life. When
Slay-A-Thon is a fan based benefit for The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Illinois. Fans of Joss Whedon attend an all-day Buffy the Vampire Slayer marathon full of pop culture goodness and raise money to grant wishes to kids with life-threatening conditions. As the creator of
After registering on our website or Facebook event page, Slay-A-Thon attendees collect donations in the months or weeks leading up to the event. All donations are tax-deductible, and 100% of donations directly benefit ill children supported by The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Illinois.