We are really honoured to end up being presenting a cheque for over $100,000 to Children’s Desire.’ Director of Advancement Linda Marco, of the nationwide office of The Children’s Desire Foundation, will be readily available to simply accept the cheque. ‘We are privileged to accept this generous donation. The Children’s Wish Base has granted over 16,000 desires since our beginnings in 1984. Team Wishful Thinking is producing a significant contribution in assisting us grant the most heart-felt wishes to children. In 2009 2009, the Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter granted 30 desires and have already granted 18 this year with 27 more happening,’ Marco said.. Children’s Wish to receive over $100,000 cheque seeing that donation from Group Wishful Thinking The Children’s Wish Base of Canada will be waiting around at the final line today for Team Wishful Thinking, among the competing teams in the Targa Newfoundland Competition.Total interest and other expense increased to $14.december 31 8 million in the full year ended, 2009 from $1.6 million in 2008, due to a $13.in July 2009 3 million increase in interest expense primarily related to the loan Arena received. At 31 December, 2009, cash, cash equivalents and short-term investments totaled $115.4 million and approximately 92.8 million shares of common stock were outstanding. On March 9, 2010, Arena received net proceeds of approximately $24.2 million from the sale of around 8.3 million shares under an equity financing commitment it entered into with Azimuth Opportunity Ltd., or Azimuth, in March 2009.