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