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Make-A-Wish recipient has participated in 2018 Canadian 5K Foam Fest fun run

July 2018

Wish recipient, Saskia, navigated through a series of obstacles to help raise money in support of Make-A-Wish® Canada
 
 
Vancouverite riding coast to coast to fundraise for Make-A-Wish

June 2018

 
Vancouver, B.C. June 1, 2018How long does it take to ride a bike across Canada in the name of charity? 32-year-old Paul Arcus is about to find out. 
 
Hong Kong Airlines celebrates the first anniversary of Vancouver service by teaming up with Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon

June 2018

 

VANCOUVER - June 2018 Hong Kong Airlines is celebrating the first anniversary of its Vancouver – Hong Kong service by partnering with the Make-A-Wish® Foundation, British Columbia & Yukon chapter. The airline will donate ten round-

trip economy class tickets to eligible children to help fulfill future wishes.

Make-A-Wish Rope for Hope: 2018 National Fundraising Contest Announced

May 2018

May 14, 2018 TORONTO Dreaming of a warm and sunny getaway? Make-A-Wish® Canada has teamed up with Monograms and WestJet to give one Rope for Hope participant an incredible trip for two to Mexico, valued at $6,000.

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

Canadian RV & Camping Week – May 22-27

April 2018

Go RVing Canada, the Canadian Camping and RV Council (CCRVC), the RVDA of Canada, and Make-A-Wish® Canada will once again partner to host Canadian RVing and Camping Week, from May 22-27, 2018. The week will be a joint celebration of RVing and camping in Canada, while also creating awareness, and gathering charitable donations for children with life threatening illnesses through Make-A-Wish Canada.

 

A Dozen Sites ‘Lighting Up Blue’ In Honour Of World Wish Day

April 2018

VANCOUVER, B.C. – On Sunday, April 29th, 12 different sites, including the parliament buildings in Victoria, Vancouver City Hall and the iconic sails at Canada Place in Vancouver, will be turning their exterior lights blue in honour of the Make-A-Wish® Foundations’ World Wish Day.   

Make-A-Wish Sets GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS Title

April 2018

Make-A-Wish now officially the largest wish-granting organization

 

ReWined raises over $50,000 for Make-A-Wish

April 2018

Apr. 12, 2018 - Victoria, B.C. The Naramata Bench Wineries Association helped Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon raise more than $50,000 this week during a fundraising wine tasting event in Victoria, B.C.

“Through the support of the Naramata Bench Wineries Association as well as our participants and incredible sponsors,” said Hetherington, “we were able to enjoy a lovely evening together and raise awareness and funds for granting wishes for kids who really need a boost in their spirits. A heartfelt thanks to everyone involved.”

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