May 26, 2016
WHO: Angel, 5, from Fort Worth, Texas, who was born with cytomegalovirus that has led to serious conditions such as visual impairment, severe acid reflux, microcephaly (abnormally small head) and lissencephaly (incomplete brain development); also accompanying family members.
WHAT: Visit to Morgan’s Wonderland, the world’s first theme park designed with special-needs individuals in mind and built for everyone’s enjoyment. Project Angel Fares, spearheaded by Johnson Bros. Bakery Supply Inc. of San Antonio, makes such visits possible.
WHEN: Scheduled to arrive at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 28, 2016.
WHERE: Morgan’s Wonderland, 5223 David Edwards Drive (at the intersection of Wurzbach Parkway and Thousand Oaks Drive, a half-mile west of IH 35 in Northeast San Antonio).
WHY: To help deserving families who live significant distances away from Morgan’s Wonderland visit the unique and colorful theme park. Project Angel Fares pays for transportation, lodging and some miscellaneous expenses.
ETC.: Project Angel Fares raises funds so families with special-needs children who qualify can visit Morgan’s Wonderland and make memories together. Information about Project Angel Fares and Johnson Bros. Bakery Supply can be found at www.ProjectAngelFares.com.
Totally wheelchair-accessible, Morgan’s Wonderland features more than 25 elements and attractions including rides such as the new Whirling Wonder Ferris wheel, playgrounds and gardens. For more information, visit www.MorgansWonderland.com. The non-profit theme park, The Academy at Morgan’s Wonderland school for students with special needs and other initiatives to help the special-needs community were created through the vision and leadership of The Gordon Hartman Family Foundation.