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5K Foam Fest Raises More Than $100,000 for Make-A-Wish® Canada

October 2019

365 Sports and Make-A-Wish® Canada are thrilled to announce that The 5K Foam Fest fun run exceeded its 2019 fundraising goal, raising more than $100,000 to help create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

 

Make-A-Wish® Rope for Hope Raises More Than $1 Million in 2019

October 2019

Make-A-Wish® Canada is delighted to announce that its national signature fundraising event, Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope, generated more than $1 million this year. Since the event’s launch in 2012, a total of $7.7 million has been raised to help create life-changing wishes for children living with critical illnesses.  

 

Children’s Wish Foundation and Make-A-Wish® Canada Announce Merger to Grant More Wishes to Children Across Canada

October 2019

United organization will have the ability to grant 25 per cent more wishes each year

 

Honda Indy 2019
The Honda Canada Foundation surpasses fundraising goal, raises more than $120,000 for Make-A-Wish Canada

July 2019

Ten years of Honda Indy Toronto race fan and partner generosity totals more than $820,000

Donor Spotlight: Chemco

May 2019

Donor Spotlight: Chemco

Make-A-Wish has an ambitious vision: to grant the wish of every eligible child. To achieve this vision, we rely on the generosity of our community, and funds from individual and corporate donors. Since 2011, Chemco has played an important role in our wish granting efforts, making over 30 wishes possible through our Adopt-A-Wish program.

Make-A-Wish Rope for Hope: 2019 Events to Launch this Week

May 2019

Top fundraisers will have chance to win trip to Costa Rica

May 21, 2019 TORONTO Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope, the national signature fundraising event for Make-A-Wish® Canada, is back for another thrilling and adrenaline-fuelled summer, in support of children with critical illnesses.

 

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

 

Wish Child Joins The 5K Foam Fest as Make-A-Wish Ambassador

April 2019

Sometimes in life, we are faced with obstacles. Some harder than others, and some scarier than the next. But it’s how we face those obstacles that is often the greatest challenge. For wish kid and Foam Fest ambassador, Oliver, obstacles present themselves far too often.

 

Joe Hittel Goes Above and Beyond for Wish Kids

March 2019

Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope is Make-A-Wish® Canada’s national signature fundraising event that calls on participants to fundraise a minimum of $1,500 in exchange for the thrilling opportunity to scale down the side of an iconic city building. Joe Hittel, an 83-year-old man from Red Deer, Alberta, was inspired after seeing rappellers at a 2017 Rope for Hope event and was determined to participate in 2018.  

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

 

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