ADVISORY, Dec. 26, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Angelwish, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping you grant birthday and holiday wishes to children in need living with chronic illnesses around the world, will visit the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York City's Times Square.
In honor of the occasion, Shimmy Mehta, Founder of Angelwish will ring the Closing Bell.
NASDAQ MarketSite – 4 Times Square – 43rd & Broadway – Broadcast Studio
Tuesday, December 27th, 2011 – 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET
Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 446
Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West
18 mhz Lower
DL 3811 Vertical
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Angelwish.org was created in 1999 with the mission to provide the public with an easy way to grant wishes to the millions of children that are living chronic illnesses such as asthma, diabetes and HIV/AIDS around the world. By working together, Angelwish helps donors add a ray of hope to their lives.
Angelwish achieves its mission by ensuring that 100% of individual donations are used for program services and that those funds are extended, where possible, to incorporate an educational component giving young people a hands on lesson in philanthropy. For more information on Angelwish, visit http://www.angelwish.org. *Please follow Angelwish on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/angelwish) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/angelwish).
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The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. is the world's largest exchange company. It delivers trading, exchange technology and public company services across six continents, with more than 3,500 listed companies. NASDAQ OMX offers multiple capital raising solutions to companies around the globe, including its U.S. listings market, NASDAQ OMX Nordic, NASDAQ OMX Baltic, NASDAQ OMX first North, and the U.S. 144A sector. The company offers trading across multiple asset classes including equities, derivatives, debt, commodities, structured products and exchange-traded funds. NASDAQ OMX technology supports the operations of over 70 exchanges, clearing organizations and central securities depositories in more than 50 countries. NASDAQ OMX Nordic and NASDAQ OMX Baltic are not legal entities but describe the common offering from NASDAQ OMX exchanges in Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Iceland, Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius. For more information about NASDAQ OMX, visit http://www.nasdaqomx.com. *Please follow NASDAQ OMX on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pages/NASDAQ-OMX/108167527653) and Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/nasdaqomx).