We grant the wishes of children with life threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy.
Legacy giving is a wonderful way to support the things you care about most, now and after you're gone. For many donors, it's also an important part of their estate planning. Whatever your reasons, creating a legacy gift for the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Northern Alberta will ensure tomorrow’s wishes, and give hope, strength and joy to children living with life-threatening medical conditions.
This is an excellent way to support the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Northern Alberta well into the future. It gives you the opportunity to leave a lasting legacy of love within the context of sound financial planning and estate planning. Planned Giving can and often does result in significant tax advantages for the donor. Planned giving can take the form of wills and bequests, life insurance, RRSPs, charitable trusts and property.
An endowment is capital invested to provide a steady and dependable income for a charitable cause. When you create an endowment for the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Northern Alberta, you give a perpetual source of hope for future generations of Albertan children - the gift of a wish coming true.
We recommend that you engage your financial or legal advisor to help you plan your legacy giving. Together with your family, this professional can help you make the best decisions regarding what you want your legacy to be, how much you can afford to give now, and how your estate can further your goals.
If you choose to make a planned gift to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Northern Alberta through a bequest in your Will, gift of life insurance, RRSP or another planned giving vehicle, your professional advisor will need to know our legal name and charitable business number. Our legal name is Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Northern Alberta. Our charitable business number is 86890 2768 RR0001.