In 2008, I was introduced to Buffy the Vampire Slayer by a friend, and I was hooked. After that, I became a TV series junkie by watching and loving all of Joss Whedon’s shows and some others. A friend later found out about the
Who would have ever thought I would spend $250 on a stuffed pig? Considering the fact that I have been attending Slay-A-Thon since 2008 most would assume that it would take me a little while to decide on my favorite auction item
The following video is a show of support from so many of our past and current celebrity donors! What we do is very important, and each year we up the stakes with new people joining in to help. Slight hints, kids: if
Jeepers Creepers, have I been at this for a hot second or two. Way back in 2003, my boyfriend introduced me to a show I had not heard of… Buffy the Vampire Slayer. For him, it was honestly a way to keep me
What should fans expect when they arrive at the 14th annual Slay-A-Thon event? When you arrive at the Showroom inside Dave & Buster’s, you will be welcomed by our registration crew. The crew will take your donation sheets, and keep track of everyone’s donations.
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.