Top fundraisers will have a chance to win an exotic trip to Costa Rica
Jan. 12, 2017, TORONTO – Are you interested in making an adventurous resolution this year that makes a difference in your community? This is the event for you! Take on an extraordinary challenge and register for Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank, the national signature fundraising event for Make-A-Wish® Canada.
More than 600 people, including former wish recipients and their families, rappelled from iconic city buildings across Canada in support of Make-A-Wish®
Sept. 18, 2016, MONTREAL – Make-A-Wish® / Fais-Un-VœuMD Québec has just wrapped up its 10th edition of the 48-HOUR RIDE at the Gilles-Villeneuve circuit in Montreal. After beating the $1 million mark in 2012, we have just raised $1,906,000, once again exceeding the ambitious set goal of $1.5 million. The event attracted more than 1 700 participants from all over Quebec for a 48-hour bike relay.
August 9, 2016, TORONTO – Sheraz Asghar is no stranger to extreme physical challenges or adventure races, hence his latest quest to cycle and run 6,200 kilometres across the country in support of his charity of choice, Make-A-Wish®.
July 7, 2016, TORONTO – Participants across Canada that register for Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank, this year and raise $3,000 or more before Oct. 31, will be entered in a draw to win a one-week vacation for two to London, England.
Make-A-Wish / Fais-Un-Vœu Québec is proud to count on the support of FlightHub, one of Canada's fastest growing online travel companies. In addition to providing overseas flights for our wish families, the company gave a major donation of $27,750 to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions. A huge THANK YOU to all the team!
The Mayor of Montreal, Denis Coderre, officially announced today that he will br the Honorary President of the 10th edition of the 48-HOUR RIDE Make-A-Wish / Fais-Un-Voeu Québec event. This event will take place on September 16-17-18, 2016 at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve of Île Notre-Dame. The Mayor will be pleased to share the honorary presidency with wish kids Victoria and Jude-Alexandre, 5 and 7 years old, affected by immune deficiency.
May 27th was our Rope for Hope event. We are happy to announce that we raised over $151,000 to grant the wishes of sick children! On behalf of all our wish kids, wish families and the staff of Make-A-Wish / Fais-Un-Voeu Québec, THANK YOU to all our participants, sponsors and partners. We really could not have done it without you! See you next year!
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Make-A-Wish / Fais-Un-Voeu Québec is proud to count among our partners a group of students from McGill University. This group is part of our Students For Wishes program. Throughout the year, these kindhearted students organize fundraising activities in support of the Foundation. Their mission is to help us fulfill the wish of a child through the Adopt-A-Wish program.