News and Events

Jaydon’s Wish

Jaydon, 6 years old with a brain tumor wished to have a suite at a Vancouver Whitecaps FC game for his soccer team (The Port Moody Pirates).  Jaydon’s wish will be taking place this Saturday, September 27th when the ‘Caps host Real Salt Lake.

Read here about what has taken place so far as part of Jaydon’s Wish reveal!

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(L to R:  Spike, Vancouver Whitecaps FC Team Mascot; Jaydon; Omar Salgado, Player,Vancouver Whitecaps FC)


2014 REIBC Golf Tournament

Thanks to our friends at The Real Estate Institute of BC (REIBC) – over $25,000 was raised at this year’s annual golf tournament.  Thank you so much for helping us share the power of a wish®!

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 (L to R:  Jason Grant, President, REIBC; Kelly Snyder, Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon; Rob Reichelt, Tournament Committee Chair)


Elite Auto Spa

Elite Auto Spa (Car Wash)  FINAL Elite event flyer

When:  Sunday, August 17th

11 am to 3 pm

9215 Scott Road, Delta (located at Krystal Clear Car Wash)

Have your car washed &  join the fun – all to benefit Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon!

 

 


Menchie’s

Menchie’s Canada is helping make wishes come true!

Throughout the month of August when you visit a Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt store, you will have the opportunity to donate at checkout and receive a coupon for 20% off of your purchase of $5.00 or more (valid from September 1st to September 30th).

100 % of the donations benefit Make-A-Wish Canada!

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Rope for Hope – rappelling from great heights, supporting magical wishes!

A huge thank you to everyone who participated in our 1st Annual Make-A-Wish® Rope for Hope.  (with an extra special thank you to our partners at the Hyatt Regency Vancouver). To-date we have raised over $78,000 for kids across BC & Yukon!

If you are interested in participating next year you can register now!  A special shout out to our staff & volunteers who participated in the inaugural year:  Rob, Michaela, Ross, Liz, Kathy, Judy, Carol, Hans and Collette…..as well as Wish Moms Val & Amber!

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UBC Bhangra Club – Thank You!

Big shout out to our friends at The UBC Bhangra Club who raised over $27,000 for Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon through many cultural fundraising events during the year!

The UBC Bhangra Club is a great way for students to meet, interact and raise cultural awareness about the Indo-Canadian community while having a great time.

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(Photo L to R:  Ross, MAWBCYK; Palak, Navraj, Karambir & Baltej, UBC Bhangra Club) 


F.U.B.A.R. Golf Classic!

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F.U.B.A.R. (Friends United Beyond All Race) Summer Splash!

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Thank you OpenRoad!

Big thank you to our partners at OpenRoad for raising $25,000 for kids throughout BC & Yukon!  We could not grant the wishes that we do without partners like you in the community!

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(Photo L to R:  Patrick Lau, GM, OpenRoad Toyota/Scion Port Moody; Jen Tait, MAWBCYK Board of Directors and Barry Chyzowski, GM, OpenRoad Toyota/Scion Richmond).


Lucas Legacy Memorial

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The 4th Annual Lucas Legacy Memorial Golf Tournament held in May raised over $15,000 for Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon!