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In 2016 Do Something That Scares You

January 2016

Have you ever pushed yourself to do something new and then thought: “What am I doing?” “Why did I agree to this?”

“What was I thinking?”

Tysen's Mission to a Million has raised $400K in support of Make-A-Wish Eastern Ontario

October 2015

Tysen's award-winning campaign celebrates its 2-year anniversary today

 

Make-A-Wish® Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank, Meets 2015 Fundraising Goal

September 2015

Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank, Meets 2015 Fundraising Goal

Over $1 million raised to grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions

 

Former Make-A-Wish® Recipient Wins Canadian Living Me to We Award

September 2015

Sept. 3, 2015, TORONTO – Make-A-Wish® Eastern Ontario wish recipient, Tysen, 15, has received a Canadian Living Me to We Award (In the Community category) for his pursuit to raise $1 million to help grant the wishes of other children living with life-threatening medical conditions.

 

Make-A-Wish Rope for Hope Rappeller Gets A Huge Surprise

May 2015

 

May 11, 2015 -- Alyssa was excited to rappel as part of Make-A-Wish® Eastern Ontario's Rope for Hope event, but had no idea that a huge surprise would be waiting for her at the bottom.

 

Her boyfriend Andy was prepared with a proposal that made her journey from the roof of the Courtyard by Marriott Ottawa East even more exciting.

 

Vote for Tysen in the Canadian Living Me to We Awards!

April 2015

Tysen and his Mission to a Million in support of Make-A-Wish® is a finalist in the In the Community category. Cast your vote online to help him win!

La simple joie de jouer - LeDroit

March 2015

 

Wish child Sacha, 11, cerebral palsy and epilepsy, experienced the joy of having fun on a playground during his wish trip to Florida. It was the one and only time Sacha had access to an accessible playground during his short life.

 

Sacha's experience has inspired a campaign to bring playgrounds with facilities for disabled children to Ottawa. Denis Gratton of LeDroit covers this story of Sacha's legacy. 

 

Make-A-Wish Child Gets Royal Treatment at Miranda's Princess Ball

March 2015

March 2, 2015 - A very special wish came true for a little girl yesterday. Miranda, 4, who suffers from Kostmann Syndrome, wished to be a princess for a day. Make-A-Wish Eastern Ontario teamed up with the Fairmont Chateau Laurier, Fetes en Boites, and many other local businesses and community members who donated their time and services to throw Miranda an inagural Princess Ball to remember.

 

Tysen Featured on CTV Ottawa's Amazing People

February 2015

Tysen's Mission to a Million was featured on CTV Ottawa for his outstanding work in support of Make-A-Wish Eastern Ontario.

Make-A-Wish® Rope for Hope Welcomes Canadian Western Bank as National Presenting Sponsor

February 2015

Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope Welcomes Canadian Western Bank as National Presenting Sponsor

 

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