• 2 100 Wishes Granted
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Staff Directory

Office phone: 604.688.7944

 

Ross Hetherington
Chief Executive Officer
ross.hetherington@makeawish.ca

Ext. 6162

 

Robert Duncan
Director, Individual Giving
robert.duncan@makeawish.ca

Ext. 6161

Nirm Blatchford
Development Specialist
nirm.blatchford@makeawish.ca

Ext . 6170

Michaela Morantz
Director, Wish Program
Michaela.morantz@makeawish.ca

Ext. 6165

Katie Spencer-Lim
Wish Coordinator
katie.spencer-lim@makeawish.ca

Ext. 6165

Monique Green
Wish Outreach Coordinator
monique.green@makeawish.ca

Ext. 6167 

Sophie Arkell
Wish Program Associate
sophie.arkell@makeawish.ca

Ext. 6166  

Victoria MacLellan
Events & Fundraising Coordinator
victoria.maclellan@makeawish.ca

Ext. 6168  

 

Brooke McAllister
Creative Design & Volunteer Coordinator
brooke.mcallister@makeawish.ca

Ext. 6163

 

Stuart Chase
Director, Marketing & Communications
stuart.chase@makeawish.ca

Ext. 6169

Simone Conner
Director, Vancouver Island simone.conner@makeawish.ca

(250) 701-1508

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Board of Directors

 

Collette Morgan
Board Chair
Green Shield Canada, Account Executive

 

James D. Kondopulos
Vice Chair
Roper Greyell LLP, Partner

 

Cameron MacDonald
Past Chair
HSBC, Head of Talent Acquisition & Onboarding

 

Cheryl Hogg
Treasurer
Infocus Management Consulting, Principal / CFO 

 

Judy Robbins
Secretary
City of Vancouver, Manager Financial Planning and Analysis, Community Services

 

Stephanie Chan
Director
Home to Home Advisory Services, Founder/President

 

Jamie Levchuk
Director
Rugby Canada, Director of Events

 

Jay Dent
Director
Stem Cell Technologies Inc., Vice President of Finance & Administration

 

Jennifer Tait
Director
BlackBerry Limited, Senior Business Affairs Manager 

 

Jeremy Pedder
Director
TELUS Business Solutions, Director of Sales

 

Caroline Schein
Director
Vancity Savings Credit Union, Vice President, Human Resources

 

Dr. Ken Mast
Director
Fraser Health Authority, M.D. Anesthesiology

 

Katrina Carroll-Foster
Director
Kollectively Inc., Principal

 

Liz Monger
Director
Midas Gold Corp., Manager of Investor Relations & Corporate Secretary

 

Ryan Miller
Director
RBC Dominion Securities Inc., Portfolio Manager & Investment Advisor 

 

Chris Ackerman
Director
Metallic Minerals Corp., Senior Manager – Corporate Communications

Annual Reports

Read our annual reports to learn more about our wish granting efforts, our corporate partnerships and our mission, and for up-to-date financial information about how we use your donations to grant magical wish

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FAQs

Have some general questions about Make-A-Wish® you would like answered? Are you a student working on a school project about Make-A-Wish? Find out more about our wish-granting mission and organization with our handy Frequently Asked Questions pages.

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Our Team

At Make-A-Wish, we aspire to fulfill our mission – Together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. We combine our professionalism with our passion and put them into action to improve the lives of children and families across Canada.

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Careers

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Contact Us

If you have any questions about volunteering, our organization, programs, donations, partnerships, or for more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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Our Story

Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon was the first Canadian Chapter and the first chapter outside of the United States.  Since 1983, we have granted over 2,000 wishes for children in our region.  

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