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Pita Pit
Pita Pit Continues to Support Life-changing Wishes

Pita Pit is partnering with Make-A-Wish® Canada for the 5th year to help create hope for children with critical illnesses. The campaign will run from April 11 to April 29, ...Read More

365 sports
365 sports keeping the FUN in fundraising for Make-A-Wish Canada in 2022

With the virtual Captain Canada run and in-person Foam Fest events on the horizon,there’s something for everyone this summer. Since 2016, 365 sports and entertainment has partnered with Make-A-Wish® Canada ...Read More

Connor's Wish
Connor’s Story

At 14-years-old, Connor’s demeanor changed to the point of concern; Connor’s mom didn’t recognize her son and could sense he needed help. To find answers, Connor and his family began ...Read More

Allie's Story
Allie’s Story

Allie is a bright and gregarious six-year-old who loves to spread ‘sunshine’ throughout her neighbourhood as she rides around in her battery-operated SUV, greeting everyone with a big smile and ...Read More

Largest Donation
QUEBEC ENTREPRENEURS MAKE LARGEST ONE-TIME DONATION IN MAKE-A-WISH® | RÊVES D’ENFANTSMD CANADA HISTORY

Make-A-Wish® | Rêves d’enfantsMD Canada is able to fulfill its mission of creating life-changing wishes to children with critical illnesses thanks to the strong support and passion from our generous ...Read More

Meaghan Stovel McKnight
Make-A-Wish®Canada Welcomes Meaghan Stovel McKnight as Chief Executive Officer

February 1, 2022 TORONTO — Make-A-Wish® Canada’s Board of Directors announce the appointment of Meaghan Stovel McKnight as Chief Executive Officer, effective February 14, 2022. Ms. McKnight brings over two ...Read More

weldcor
Welding supply company sparking joy this holiday season

Welders are used to creating physical sparks in their work, but this year, WeldCor Supplies Inc. is aIso helping to spark joy and create hope through their fundraising efforts for ...Read More

warehouse one
Support Warehouse One’s annual holiday campaign today!

This holiday season, Warehouse One is once again running their annual holiday campaign in support of Make-A-Wish® Canada. From November 1st until December 24th, Warehouse One will be selling holiday ...Read More

paris jewellers
Supporting Wishes This Holiday Season

Make-A-Wish® Canada is proud to partner with Paris Jewellers to help grant life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses across the country. From November 5th to December 24th, Paris Jewellers ...Read More

Hope for the Holidays
Hope for the Holidays

Our friends at CSN Collision Centre are once again hosting their annual Hope for the Holidays auction  to raise funds for Make-A-Wish® Canada. Together with their network of licensees, industry ...Read More

Ho Ho Holiday
Get a Running Start to the Holidays in Support of Make-A-Wish® Canada!

It’s back! The HoHoHoliday 5K, the most festive fun run in Canada, has returned! From November 25th to December 31st, 2021, this virtual 5km run/walk combines the magic of the ...Read More

Trailblaze for Wishes
Trailblaze for Wishes Raises over $550,000

As our 10-week challenge, Trailblaze for Wishes comes to an end, we would like to say a huge THANK YOU to all our participants, sponsors and donors for their amazing ...Read More

National Convenience Week
National Convenience Week Creates Hope For Wish Kids Across Canada

Make-A-Wish® Canada is excited to once again partner with the Convenience Industry Council of Canada (CICC) and thousands of convenience stores across Canada to raise funds during National Convenience Week, ...Read More

msi
MSI Canada’s Summer 2021 MGA Dragon Cup

Make-A-Wish® Canada is excited to be the charity partner for MSI Canada and their Summer 2021 MGA Dragon Cup! The main goal is to unite gamers from all across Canada in ...Read More

Make-A-Wish Canada Statement Around Re-emergence Plan
Make-A-Wish® Canada Statement Around Re-emergence Plan

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, and in our capacity as an independently operating affiliate of Make-A-Wish International, Make-A-Wish Canada has continued to keep the health and safety of ...Read More

Three Ships
Three Ships Pledges to Donate $50,000 to Make-A-Wish®, Inspired By Co-founder’s Own Battle with Brain Cancer

Toronto, ON (May 25, 2021) – Three Ships, the next generation skincare that melds science with nature to promote healthier skin, announced its first partnership with Make-A-Wish®, the world’s leading ...Read More

Shailyne’s
Shailyne’s Story

Shailyne was your typical 17-year-old girl who binged all her favourite shows, listened to her favourite music, indulged in her favourite foods and enjoyed being creative with drawing and playing the ...Read More

Shailyne’s
Shailyne’s Story

Shailyne was your typical 17-year-old girl who binged all her favourite shows, listened to her favourite music, indulged in her favourite foods and enjoyed being creative with drawing and playing the ...Read More

makayla
Makayla’s Story

Makayla, an 18-year-old, first year college student loves spending time in nature, animals, reading and music. She also has a twin sister, Carly. When Makayla was 15 years old, she ...Read More

peyton
Peyton’s Story

Peyton is four years old and loves to play with her dolls and toys. She also loves rainbows and unicorns. When she was two years old, Peyton was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder and ...Read More

carly
Carly’s Story

Carly, an 18-year-old, first year university student loves anything to do with music, kayaking, canoeing and hiking. She also has a twin sister, Makayla. It was only a couple years ago, after ...Read More

tristan
Tristan’s Story

Five-year old Tristan loves Robert Munsch books, sour Skittles and playing soccer. He is living with a blood disorder which means that Tristan’s blood does not clot on its own. Tristan lives ...Read More

Éloïze’s
Éloïze’s Story

Éloïze is a courageous 13-year-old girl who inspires everyone around her. She has a passion for cooking, fashion and art. She is the youngest of three children and is already five times an aunt! When Éloïze was three years old, she was diagnosed with ...Read More

peyton
Peyton’ Story

Peyton is four years old and loves to play with her dolls and toys. She also loves rainbows and unicorns. When she was two years old, Peyton was diagnosed with a rare genetic disorder and ...Read More

makayla
Makayla’s Story

Makayla, an 18-year-old, first year college student loves spending time in nature, animals, reading and music. She also has a twin sister, Carly. When Makayla was 15 years old, she ...Read More

carly
Carly’s Story

Carly, an 18-year-old, first year university student loves anything to do with music, kayaking, canoeing and hiking. She also has a twin sister, Makayla. It was only a couple years ago, after ...Read More

tristan
Tristan’s Story

Five-year old Tristan loves Robert Munsch books, sour Skittles and playing soccer. He is living with a blood disorder which means that Tristan’s blood does not clot on its own. Tristan lives ...Read More

Éloïze’s
Éloïze’s Story

Éloïze is a courageous 13-year-old girl who inspires everyone around her. She has a passion for cooking, fashion and art. She is the youngest of three children and is already five times an aunt! When Éloïze was three years old, she was diagnosed with ...Read More

Gianni
Gianni’s Story

Four-year-old Gianni loves reggae music and the ukulele. He is a huge Hot Wheels enthusiast and owns over 400 Hot Wheels cars (his dad would get him one for every ...Read More

lilah
Lilah’s Story

Seventeen-year-old Lilah is ambitious, loves watching Netflix, spending time with her friends and working out. Although she started experiencing symptoms of a chronic illness at the age of 15, she continued ...Read More

CHARLOTTE’
Charlotte’s Story

Charlotte is an extremely creative and inquisitive seven-year-old who loves learning about all things science, especially the solar system. She enjoys participating in Girl Guides and loves to go camping and play soccer. Charlotte was ...Read More

Creating Hope With The Captain Canada 5K
Creating Hope With The Captain Canada 5K

Make-A-Wish® Canada is excited to be the charity partner for 365 Sports new and innovative virtual national events! The Captain Canada 5K – Virtual Edition is our nation’s most patriotic ...Read More

Pita Pit Continues To Support Life-Changing Wishes
Pita Pit Continues To Support Life-Changing Wishes

Pita Pit is partnering with Make-A-Wish® Canada for the 4th year to help create hope for children with critical illnesses. The campaign will run from April 15 to May 14th, ...Read More

Léandre
Léandre Meets his Idol

12-year-old Léandre is an avid skier and swimmer and loves music. He has been playing the violin since the age of three. He is a very talented musician and practices ...Read More

lilah
Lilah’s Story

Seventeen-year-old Lilah is ambitious, loves watching Netflix, spending time with her friends and working out. Although she started experiencing symptoms of a chronic illness at the age of 15, she continued ...Read More

Gianni
Gianni’s Story

Four-year-old Gianni loves reggae music and the ukulele. He is a huge Hot Wheels enthusiast and owns over 400 Hot Wheels cars (his dad would get him one for every ...Read More

CHARLOTTE’
Charlotte’s Story

Charlotte is an extremely creative and inquisitive seven-year-old who loves learning about all things science, especially the solar system. She enjoys participating in Girl Guides and loves to go camping and play soccer. Charlotte was ...Read More

Participate in the Make-A-Wish Play for Wishes, presented by Honda Canada Foundation and bring hope to children with critical illnesses!
Participate in the Make-A-Wish Play for Wishes, presented by Honda Canada Foundation and bring hope to children with critical illnesses!

MARCH 1, 2021 – Make-A-Wish® Canada and Honda Canada Foundation have partnered in their first-ever Make-A-Wish® Play for Wishes, starting on Friday, March 5 to Saturday, March 7, 2021. Honda ...Read More

Wishing Well; A Virtual Wellness Series Presented by the Rising Stars Committee
Wishing Well; A Virtual Wellness Series Presented by the Rising Stars Committee

Make-A-Wish® Canada is excited to announce some news from our young professional volunteer committee, the Rising Stars! We’ve all been having a difficult time after what has felt like the ...Read More

HoHoHoliday Virtual Event Raises $56,000
HoHoHoliday Virtual Event Raises $56,000

Thanks to our ongoing partnership with 365 Sports , we have raised close to $60K through our  reimagined HoHoHoliday 5K national virtual event, helping to grant life-changing wishes for children ...Read More

Xander’s
Xander’s Backyard makeover!

Xander loves to play basketball and spend time with his family. He’s a protective big brother who would do anything for his two little brothers. At age 13, Xander was ...Read More

lewis
Wishing to be a YouTube Star

Lewis is a funny, creative and sweet natured 12-year-old. He enjoys reading, gaming and anything Pokémon or Sonic related. Lewis exercises his creativity by making YouTube videos. His channel – ...Read More

tanya
Tanya Becomes a Beauty Vlogger

Fifteen-year-old Tanya has a hematologic condition that prevents her from living an uncomplicated life like most children her age. Like most teenagers, however, Tanya is very technologically savvy and enjoys browsing ...Read More

Louis
Louis’ wish brings him comfort and joy

Louis loves spending time in his backyard, surrounded by beautiful trees and chirping birds. Because of his neurological disorder, Louis couldn’t stay outside for a very long time in the warmer months ...Read More

Celebrating a $500,000 Milestone
Celebrating a $500,000 Milestone

Make-A-Wish® Canada is proud to announce the sixth incredible year of collaboration with Funding Innovation.  The funds raised, through their Art Easel Program, continue to support our mission of creating ...Read More

Nicole
Nicole’s Wish is The Perfect Escape

Nicole is a shy, smart kid who loves art and dreams of travelling to many different countries in the future. About two and a half years ago, Nicole wasn’t feeling ...Read More

Laurence
Laurence’s Wish Brings Her Joy and Comfort at Home

Four-year old Laurence is living with a critical respiratory illness. She is non-verbal and her condition affects every aspect of her daily life and she is completely dependent on her ...Read More

antonina
Antonina’s Once in a Lifetime Zoo Experience

Antonina is a kind and compassionate kid living with a nervous system disorder. Her condition means that she spends most of her time in a wheelchair. She can walk with ...Read More

braydon
Brayden’s Wish Inspires His Community

Brayden’s medical condition causes progressive muscle weakness. He is able to walk, but tires easily from the physical exertion. Despite this, Brayden is a very active child who loves the ...Read More

Participate in the Make-A-Wish National Virtual Auction, presented by CSN Collision Centres and Bring Hope this Holiday Season!
Participate in the Make-A-Wish National Virtual Auction, presented by CSN Collision Centres and Bring Hope this Holiday Season!

DECEMBER 2, 2020 — Make-A-Wish® Canada and CSN Collision Centres have partnered in their first National Virtual Auction, taking place from December 3, 2020 to December 10, 2020. Bid on unique experiences, like ...Read More