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Make-A-Wish® Announces Global Celebration of Wish Alumni with World Wish Day Campaign

April 2019

Make-A-Wish affiliates and chapters worldwide celebrate making the impossible possible for children with critical illnesses

 

WestJet and Make-A-Wish team up to share happiness

March 2019

CALGARY, Alberta. March 20, 2019. In celebration of International Day of Happiness, WestJet and WestJet Cares for Kids charity partner, Make-A-Wish® Canada, share a new video that is bound to bring a smile. Watch WestJet Connections: Share happiness here

 

365 Sports and The 5K Foam Fest Continue Partnership with Make-A-Wish Canada in 2019

January 2019

365 Sports is gearing up for its 2019 Canadian 5K Foam Fest tour, and for the second consecutive year, will support Make-A-Wish® Canada as its official charitable partner.

 

Aiden’s wish to be Canada's prime minister will come true

December 2018

Make-A-Wish recipient will enjoy VIP treatment during visit to Ottawa this week

 

December 10, 2018, OTTAWA – Aiden, 15, is a teenager with a passion for politics. When his heart condition made him eligible for a Make-A-Wish® experience, Aiden knew right away that he wanted to be the nation's leader.

 

Make-A-Wish Rope for Hope Raises $1.3 Million to Grant Wishes for Children with Critical Illnesses

October 2018

Thanks to 575 participants across the country and generous supporters, Make-A-Wish® Canada is pleased to announce that its national signature fundraising event, Make-A-Wish Rope for Hope, raised $1.3 million in 2018.

Tysen's Maze to a Million at Saunders Farm

October 2018

The days of fall are finally here, and with fall comes the opening of the Haunting Season at Saunders Farm. While there are some spooky tricks amuck, there is a major treat as well.
5K Foam Fest Partnership Raises More Than $90,000 for Make-A-Wish® Canada

October 2018

With more than 65,000 participants across 15 events nationwide, Make-A-Wish Canada and 365 Sports are happy to announce that the Canadian 5K Foam Fest exceeded its fundraising goal for 2018. Through gear check, participant fundraising and donations, the 5K Foam Fest raised more than $90,000 for children living with critical illnesses across Canada. 

 

Tysen's Mission to a Million Concluding in 40 Days

September 2018

Tysen's Mission to a Million, in collaboration with Make-A-Wish® Eastern Ontario, is coming down to the final home stretch with only 40 days remaining in his incredible five-year journey to wish it forward and raise one million dollars to help grant 100 wishes.

Make-A-Wish recipient has participated in 2018 Canadian 5K Foam Fest fun run

July 2018

Wish recipient, Saskia, navigated through a series of obstacles to help raise money in support of Make-A-Wish® Canada
 
 
Playing It Forward For Wishes

June 2018

Playing it Forward for Wishes - 34 wishes and $350,000 in support of Make a Wish Eastern Ontario since 2014.

Although Playing it Forward for Wishes has raised a tremendous amount of money, the group had very modest beginnings that started from a family golf tournament held by Metcalfe Golf on their beautiful golf course since 2000.

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