Published: Nov 03, 2011 2:40 PM EDT

FORT MYERS, Fla.   The tradition of afternoon tea has its reputation for fine teas, fine china, delicious delicacies and wonderful conversation. The Tea at the Ritz to benefit the Make-A-fine china, delicious delicacies and wonderful conversation. The Tea at the Ritz to benefit the Make-A- Wish Foundation of Southern Florida will continue the British tradition in style on Saturday, November 5th, 2011 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the lobby restaurant/bar of The Ritz-Carlton Naples.

Members of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida’s President’s Council of Collier County are organizing the fundraiser in hopes of raising enough money to grant one local child’s wish.

The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida grants wishes to children with life-threatening medicalconditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy. Twenty-eight years of magic and more than 8,000 wishes later, the Foundation continues its mission to share the power of a wish® with ailing children. For more information, to make a donation, volunteer or become a wish sponsor, visit www.sfla.wish.org or call Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida at (239) 992-9474.

 Tickets may be purchased for $125 per person by contacting Lesley Colantonio at 239-992-9474 or emailing lcolantonio@sflawish.org.