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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.

Make-A-Wish Launches Wishes Need Stars Like You in Conjunction with 40th Anniversary

April 2020

Campaign shines a light on every person’s ability to bring hope to children with critical illnesses in the most challenging of times

 

COVID 19 – A Message from our Co-CEOs

March 2020

There is no doubt that we are living in unprecedented times that call for decisive action to ensure the health and safety of our communities. We trust that this message finds you well, and we hope that you and your loved ones remain healthy.

 

As always, Make-A-Wish® Canada remains committed to our vision of granting the wish of every eligible child fighting a critical illness. As one of our valuable supporters, and given the critical situation around the globe, we are writing to provide you with an update on the steps that we have taken to date.

 

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