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Celebrating a $500,000 Milestone

January 2021

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 life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses from coast-to-coast. 

 

It is because of the generosity of people like you, that Funding Innovation has been able to donate over $500,000 to Make-A-Wish® to help us transform lives, one wish at a time. A truly incredible accomplishment and tribute to our partnership!

 

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

December 2020

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 exclusive Toronto Raptors tickets and high-end items such as, an Apple iPad, iWatch and 65” Smart TVs. Visit hopefortheholidays for more details about the auction, and to view the almost 200 items up for bid.
 

HoHoHoliday 5K Supports Wishes Across Canada

October 2020

Make-A-Wish® Canada is excited to once again partner with our amazing friends at 365 Sports on the reimagined HoHoHoliday5K. The event has transformed into a nationwide, virtual run or walk that will support life-changing wishes for children living with critical illnesses.

Make-A-Wish® Canada Announces New CEO, Lynne Hudson

September 2020

September 28, 2020 TORONTO — Make-A-Wish® Canada’s Board of Directors announce the appointment of Lynne Hudson as Chief Executive Officer, effective September 28, 2020.

Convenient and Essential: National Convenience Week takes place August 31 to September 4

August 2020

TORONTO, ONTARIO (July 24, 2020) – The Convenience Industry Council of Canada’s annual, country-wide community engagement event called National Convenience Week (“NCW”) will take place August 31 to September 4, 2020. NCW recognizes the contribution that convenience store operators and staff make to the communities they serve.

In Need of a Good Night’s Sleep: GoodMorning.com Donates $50,000 in New Beds to Make-A-Wish Canada

August 2020

Contribution will help children with critical illnesses dream in comfort about their upcoming and life-changing wish experiences

AUGUST 19, 2020 — GoodMorning.com is proud to announce its national partnership with Make-A-Wish® Canada. Throughout the year, 125 wish children across the country will unbox their new GoodMorning.com mattresses, an in-kind donation made to the organization valued at over $50,000.
 

Secretlab kicks off Make-A-Wish partnership with 24-hour CHAIR-ity stream hosted by Team Liquid

May 2020

MAY 12, 2020—Secretlab today announced a partnership with Make-A-Wish®, the world’s leading wish-granting organization for children with critical illnesses and its first charity of choice. Make-A-Wish has been helping wish children fulfill their wishes for the past 40 years, giving them the hope, strength and joy they need to beat back their illness.

 

Happy Nomming Cookbook Raises Funds for Make-A-Wish

April 2020

Happy Nomming

On May 4, 2019, the family of Martine Partridge launched Happy Nomming, a cookbook that features over 130 gluten-free, dairy-free, paleo recipes from author and food blogger Martine Partridge (Eat Heal Thrive). Martine passed away in 2017 after a brave battle with an aggressive form of cancer. “Happy Nomming, Martine’s legacy project is a cookbook with a story of passion, inspiration and love,” says Martine’s mother, Barbara Partridge.

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