We grant the wishes of children with life threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy.
To keep costs down Make-A-Wish Northern Alberta strives to obtain donations of goods and services for each wish we grant. From transportation services to event tickets to professional services such as advertising and marketing, we are grateful to the community for this tremendous support. Here are some ways you can help:
Help wishes come true by redeeming travel reward points to purchase items for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northern Alberta, such as gifts for our wish children or prizes for fund-raising events.
Make-A-Wish® Northern Alberta is collecting HBC Rewards Points to help us obtain necessary items, such as “wish enhancement" gifts for wish children and their siblings as well as prizes for our fundraising events. If you would like to begin donating your HBC Rewards Points to our chapter, please follow these six easy steps:
Donor names and contact information are not provided to the recipient charity, therefore please contact us if you wish to receive direct acknowledgement from Make-A-Wish Northern Alberta for your support.
As part of our wish granting process, volunteers provide a few small gifts to each wish child and their siblings leading up to and on the day of their wish. You can be a part of the fun and anticipation a child experiences when they receive these special gifts by donating items from our wish list. All items should be new and under $20 in value.
There are many ways you can help to provide gifts to Make-A-Wish kids and their families. To donate items from the lists below or for more information, please contact us at 780-444-9474.
To respect the safety and comfort of our wish families, please do not include:
Games & Crafts:
All items must be new and age-appropriate. If you can help, or would like to organize a toy drive in your workplace, please contact Zahida.Hudani@makeawish.ca or call 780-444-9474.