News and Events

Scarytales – Happy Halloween!

This haunted house event hosted by Scott Lee ( has raised to-date just over $11,000 for Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon.

Be sure to come by this spooktacular Halloween event – help us raise funds to grant wishes to kids across BC & Yukon!

Scott Lee

Dates:  October 30 & 31

Time:  6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Location:  3166 East 16th Avenue, Vancouver

Theme:  Scarytales – Grimm’s fairytales

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®!


 (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 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!


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… 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.


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

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


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



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


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