Welcome to the Make-A-Wish Tuna Challenge, an annual tuna tournament and fundraiser in San Diego with all proceeds going to the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of San Diego, Inc.
Participate by signing up for the 2014 tournament, or by donating your time, money, or both, to the Make A Wish Foundation® or the Tuna Challenge event. Come by our Tuna Challenge booth at one of the special events below to donate or for more information on how you can help.
A girl and her catch. Tianna was this year's winner of the Junior 11 and under division.
2013 Winning Large Boat and Overall Winner, Reel Eze. Top tournament angler Brian Burke and his winning 43.60 lb. bluefin are standing with the rest of the Reel Eze team.
Our 2013 Grand Raffle prize winner, Sonya, is pleased to take ownership of her new 2013 Mazda3 i Touring with SKYACTIV® Technology. See Sonya with representatives from Mazda and Make A Wish on KUSI News HERE.
Read about us and Volunteer Vacations on SanDiego.com
The Make-A-Wish Foundation grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. It is the largest wish granting organization in the world, with 64 chapters in the United States and its territories, with over 220,000 wishes granted to date.
All proceeds from the Tuna Challenge go to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of San Diego, which serves children in San Diego and Imperial Counties and grants over 185 wishes each year.
Read more about some of the wishes that have been granted.
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Every year Tuna Challenge is made possible with the support of generous volunteers, from the awards banquet and fileting fish to collecting donations and much, much more. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer then please contact Brad Brown.