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Make-A-Wish and The Marilyn Denis Show Grant LEGO-Themed Room Makeover Wish

October 2016

October 20, 2016, TORONTO –  This past summer, Make-A-Wish, together with The Marilyn Denis Show, and a team of dedicated volunteers, designers and contractors, granted a life-changing room makeover wish for 15-year-old Jack.

Own Your Dream Home and Make Wishes Come True

September 2016

Written by Chris Karram, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer, SafeBridge Financial Group


Make-A-Wish® is one of the most inspiring and life changing organizations this country has to offer, and we at SafeBridge Financial Group are thrilled and honored to be partnering with them to help make children’s dreams come true.

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.

A Community Inspired

June 2016

Make-A-Wish® Toronto & Central Ontario helped grant the wish of a four-year-old boy suffering from a congenital heart condition. At that time, no one realized the ripple effect this gesture would have on an entire community.


Make-A-Wish® Celebrates Those That Make Wishes Possible on World Wish Day®

April 2016

Join the global celebration of thanks by sharing your #WorldWishDay message on social media

Make-A-Wish® Canada Partners with CSN Collision Centres for 2016 Rope for Hope Events

April 2016

April 5, 2016, TORONTO – Make-A-Wish® Canada is excited to announce that CSN Collision Centres will support Make-A-Wish®Rope for Hope, Presented by Canadian Western Bank this year, the wish-granting organization’s national signature fundraising event, as a Rope Sponsor in four cities.

WestJet and Make-A-Wish® Canada release video highlighting former wish recipient families

February 2016

CALGARY, Alberta. February 9, 2016. What happens when a child with a life-threatening illness is granted her wish? What happens when a child is given hope, strength and joy? Today, Make-A-Wish® Canada and WestJet demonstrate the life-changing effects of a wish with the launch of the video, Impact of a Wish


Make-A-Wish® Canada Celebrates More Than 6,200 Unique Wishes Granted

January 2016

Jan. 15, 2016, TORONTO – Thanks to an incredible display of generosity from donors and corporate partners and the heartfelt dedication of some very special volunteers and staff, Make-A-Wish® Canada is pleased to announce that it has granted 6,281 wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions since inception in 1983.


Coffee Culture Café & Eatery Supports Make-A-Wish® Toronto & Central Ontario

December 2015

From Nov. 14, 2015 to Jan. 10, 2016, Coffee Culture Café & Eatery is granting wishes to a few lucky customers through their #CCWishlist campaign, and has also sponsored a wish kid through the Make-A-Wish Toronto & Central Ontario Adopt-A-Wish program.


More Than $11,000 Raised by Paladin Security Employees in Support of Jace’s Wish

December 2015

TORONTO, ON, December 2, 2015 – Paladin Security has achieved its goal of raising funds to make four-year-old Jace's wish come true. The campaign to support Jace, who is battling acute lymphoblastic leukemia, was supported by Paladin employees coast to coast. With 23 branches across Canada, the Paladin Family got creative to ensure this campaign was successful. Many employees donated holiday time, personal donations and organized several events to support the cause.