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Make-A-Wish Embarks on Month-Long World Wish Day Campaign

April 2018

WWE® Superstar John Cena; Johnny Depp; and Steve Harvey encourage others to harness their collective muscle to make wishes come true

Make-A-Wish Quebec sends local wish kid to Minneapolis for Super Bowl LII

February 2018

Make-A-Wish® Quebec sent Stavros, a 16-year-old with Friedreich’s ataxia, to Minneapolis for a football experience fit for a true champion. Stavros joined a team of 14 kids with critical illnesses hailing from eight different states and Canada for their wish to attend Super Bowl LII. These wishes are only possible thanks to volunteers and generous donations from supporters, like the National Football League (NFL). 

Make-A-Wish Quebec sends local wish kid to Minneapolis for Super Bowl LII

February 2018

Stavros is one of more than 200 wish kids who have attended the Super Bowl since 1982

 

Feb. 6, 2018, MONTREAL — Make-A-Wish® Quebec sent Stavros, a 16-year-old with Friedreich’s ataxia, to Minneapolis for a football experience fit for a true champion. Stavros joined a team of 14 kids with critical illnesses hailing from eight different states and Canada for their wish to attend Super Bowl LII. These wishes are only possible thanks to volunteers and generous donations from supporters, like the National Football League (NFL). 

 

$ 78,000 raised, 800 volunteers and thousands of wrapped gifts

January 2018

Thanks to the efforts of more than 800 elves, Make-A-Wish Quebec is proud to announce that the gift wrapping campaign raised more than $78,000. Throughout the month of December, volunteers were at five shopping malls: Alexis Nihon, Carrefour Industrielle Alliance, Eaton Center, Place Longueuil and Place Montreal Trust. The generosity of volunteers and donors will allow us to create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

Make-A-Wish Canada Celebrates Milestone in 2018

January 2018

Jan. 23, 2018, TORONTO — It started with one wish, 35 years ago.

 

365 Sports and The 5K Foam Fest team up with Make-A-Wish Canada to transform the lives of children with critical illnesses

January 2018

Jan. 30, 2018, TORONTO365 Sports has selected Make-A-Wish® Canada as its official charitable partner for the Canadian 5K Foam Fest tour in 2018. 

Disney Doubles Its Donation For #ShareYourEars Campaign Thanks To You!

December 2017

Fans around the world helped unlock $1 million donation, which Disney doubled to $2 million due to the overwhelming outpouring of support to grant life-changing wishes to children fighting critical illnesses. Thanks to the support of everyone and our amazing friends at Disney Parks, more lives will be transformed by our mission!

Make-A-Wish and Natrel partner on Taste the Joy of Giving holiday campaign

December 2017

Update: Thank you to Natrel and their generous customers for supporting Make-A-Wish during the 2017 holiday season. The Natrel Taste the Joy of Giving campaign raised $25,000 to help grant life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses across Canada.

Disney Parks and Make-A-Wish® Invite Fans to “Share Your Ears” and Help Share the Joy This Holiday Season

November 2017

Disney Parks to donate up to $1 million US to Make-A-Wish to help make wishes come true for children with critical illnesses in Canada and around the world 

TORONTO, November 30, 2017 – Building on the success of 2016’s global campaign, Disney fans and Make-A-Wish® supporters looking to share the joy this holiday season can once again join Disney Parks and Make-A-Wish and Share Your Ears to help make wishes come true for children with critical illnesses.

Festive volunteering opportunity : come wrap presents for the holidays!

October 2017

From December 1st to 24th, we are looking for lively volunteers to wrap presents to benefit Make-A-Wish Quebec. We are present in five shopping malls : Alexis Nihon, Carrefour Industrielle Alliance, Eaton Center, Place Longueuil and Place Montréal Trust.

 

Sign-up directly via the links below or contact Christiane Badaoui at 514-488-9474 ext. 205 or christiane.badaoui@makeawishqc.ca for more information.  Groups are welcomed!

 

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