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Make-A-Wish® Celebrates Those That Make Wishes Possible on World Wish Day®

April 2016

Join the global celebration of thanks by sharing your #WorldWishDay message on social media

Make-A-Wish® Canada Partners with CSN Collision Centres for 2016 Rope for Hope Events

April 2016

April 5, 2016, TORONTO – Make-A-Wish® Canada is excited to announce that CSN Collision Centres will support Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank this year, the wish-granting organization’s national signature fundraising event, as a Rope Sponsor in four cities.

Make-A-Wish® Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank, returns for another year of adrenaline-fueled excitement

March 2016

March 23, 2016, TORONTO – How many people can say they’ve scaled the side of a city skyscraper while helping to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions? Now, you can! Dare to do something extraordinary for your community this year and register for Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank, the national signature fundraising event for Make-A-Wish® Canada.  

Disneyland Resort and Make-A-Wish Celebrate the Success of Worldwide “Share Your Ears” Campaign

March 2016

Disney Parks doubles its Make-A-Wish donation to $2 million in recognition of overwhelming response

 

March 14, 2016, ANAHEIM – In front of a crowd of wish granters, volunteers, and wish families, Disneyland® Resort and Make-A-Wish® celebrated the success of the global “Share Your Ears” campaign and announced that Disney Parks will double its original donation from $1 million to $2 million in recognition of the overwhelming support from fans around the globe.

Disneyland® Resort and Make-A-Wish® Invite Fans to “Share Your Ears” to Help Grant Wishes

February 2016

Disney Parks to donate up to $1 million to grant wishes in Canada and around the world

 

Feb. 22, 2016, TORONTO – To honour the 100,000th Disney wish granted globally, and in celebration of Disneyland Resort’s 60th Anniversary, Disneyland and Make-A-Wish invite fans to Share Your Ears and share the power of a wish®.

PJ's wish to be Canada’s prime minister will come true

February 2016

Make-A-Wish® recipient to enjoy VIP treatment during visit to Ottawa this week

 

Feb. 16, 2016, TORONTO — Prabjote, or ‘PJ’ as his friends call him, is a teenager with a passion for politics. In fact, his career goal is to become Canada's prime minister someday. When PJ's battle with Hodgkin lymphoma made him eligible to be a Make-A-Wish® recipient, he knew right away that his wish was to be the nation’s leader.

WestJet and Make-A-Wish® Canada release video highlighting former wish recipient families

February 2016

CALGARY, Alberta. February 9, 2016. What happens when a child with a life-threatening illness is granted her wish? What happens when a child is given hope, strength and joy? Today, Make-A-Wish® Canada and WestJet demonstrate the life-changing effects of a wish with the launch of the video, Impact of a Wish

 

Make-A-Wish® Canada Celebrates More Than 6,200 Unique Wishes Granted

January 2016

Jan. 15, 2016, TORONTO – Thanks to an incredible display of generosity from donors and corporate partners and the heartfelt dedication of some very special volunteers and staff, Make-A-Wish® Canada is pleased to announce that it has granted 6,281 wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions since inception in 1983.

 

Make-A-Wish® Canada Thanks Generous Partners for Helping to Give the Gift of a Wish

November 2015

Nov. 24, 2015, TORONTO – This holiday season, Make-A-Wish® Canada would like to say thank you to its extraordinary partners throughout 2015, whose kindness allows volunteers and staff to grant magical, heartfelt wishes to children living with life-threatening medical conditions.

 

Make-A-Wish® Canada and Flight Centre Celebrate Wish Trek Success

October 2015

October 27, 2015, TORONTO - Allison Wallace, director of media & communications, Flight Centre Canada visited the Make-A-Wish® Canada offices in Toronto today, to present Jennifer Klotz-Ritter, president & CEO, Make-A-Wish® Canada with a cheque for $50,000 -- the total amount raised during Flight Centre's Wish Trek challenge through Iceland that took place

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