March 2017

Vancouver BC, March 7, 2017—For the 26th year in a row, the Hyatt Regency Vancouver supported Make-A-Wish® BC & Yukon through their 2016 Gingerbread Lane holiday display, and this year, the Art Institute of Vancouver also added a sweet surprise.


Rainmaker Studios brings wishes to life in animated video for Make-A-Wish® BC & Yukon

February 2017

Vancouver BC, Feb. 16, 2017 — CGI and animation producers Rainmaker Studios, a division of Wow Unlimited Media Inc., has created a blockbuster new production… but you won’t see it in on any theatre screen. This movie is just for the wish kids of the Make-A-Wish® Foundation.

The new animation production from Vancouver-based Rainmaker is a unique video guide to wishing, which will help educate wish kids on how to decide what their wish will be.

WestJet calculates what caring looks like

February 2017

New video celebrates 10 years of WestJet Cares for Kids


2017 Registration Now Open for Make-A-Wish Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank

January 2017

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.  

Make-A-Wish® Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank, raises more than $1.4 million to grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions

November 2016

More than 600 people, including former wish recipients and their families, rappelled from iconic city buildings across Canada in support of Make-A-Wish®

Vancouverite scares up donations for Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon with Halloween haunt

October 2016



Make-A-Wish® Recipient to Speak at WE Day Vancouver

October 2016

Oct. 18, 2016, TORONTO – The inspiring dream of a young Toronto woman, whose wish is to speak at WE Day, will come true on Nov. 3, with the help of Make-A-Wish® and WE.

Make-A-Wish® Canada announces 2016 national Rope for Hope fundraising contest: Winner to receive trip for two to London, England, courtesy of Monograms and WestJet

July 2016

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 BC & Yukon and The Headhunters launch unique partnership

June 2016

Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon and 

The Headhunters launch unique partnership



Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon hits 1,800th wish milestone

June 2016

Make-A-Wish BC & Yukon hits 1,800th wish milestone