Join us for the 9th Annual PEI RumRunners STRIKE Charity Classic in support of the Children’s Wish Foundation. Following the tournament will be a meal, silent auction and prizes!
To date, the golf tournament has raised $670,000 divided between the PEI and Alberta chapters of the Foundation to support wish granting “back home” and in the “adopted home” of the players of the PEI Rumrunners Hockey Club.
The cost to play is $300.00 per player which includes everything you need for the day!
To register please visit the website. The first 144 paid golfers are guaranteed a spot.
For more information contact Elisha Jackson at 587-880-3253
Join Dance Code Studio Inc., for their 3rd Annual Burlesque Show in support of the Children’s Wish Foundation.
This year’s theme is Burlesque Wonderland and will feature entertainment by the Pinheruppers and Hotsy Totsy Revue as well as an auction. The first 100 ladies in attendance will receive a gift bag upon entry.
Where: Encore – West Edmonton Mall - 2687, 8882 170 Street, Edmonton
Tickets can be purchased at Dance Code Studio Inc (10575-115 Street, Edmonton, AB T5H 3K4) or by contacting Sarah Torkoly at 780-916-7095.
Stop by KMS Tools and enjoy a delicious BBQ while helping make wishes come true for children diagnosed with a life threatening illness.
Lunch includes everyone’s favorite: smokies! With all the fixings!
Appearance by Roary The Lion!
For more information please contact Ian Lindsay, Development Coordinator at email@example.com or 587-881-0063
Please join Envy Hair Nail Design and Creating Millionaire Ltd at the 21st Annual Richard John Evans Golf Tournament in support of The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada. We invite you to join us for this fun-filled event featuring continental breakfast, a fabulous BBQ dinner, and auction along with 18 holes of golf on one of the top courses in Edmonton.
Includes green fees, golf cart, driving range, continental breakfast & dinner.
Click here for more information about the tournament or contact Elizabeth Lopresti at 780-340-9039.
Big Mary Day, Mary Brown's Annual Charitable Day, will be celebrated at all Mary Brown's locations in Canada on July 30th. $2.00 from each Big Mary sold on July 30th will go to support The Mary Brown's Fund.
Encourage friends and family to go to https://www.facebook.com/MaryBrowns.
Thank you for supporting The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada.
Looking to add a little color to your wardrobe? Why not be your own canvas and register for Run or Dye Edmonton! The world's most colorful 5 KM Run has chosen The Children's Wish Foundation as their charity of choice.
For every volunteer recruited by Children's Wish, $50.00 will go towards the foundation.
If you would like to participate in the run, register and enter code wish14 and $5.00 will automatically go towards Children's Wish.
August 16th, 2014
Register online at http://ca.runordye.com/locations/Edmonton and be your own canvas!
If you would like to sign up as a volunteer, or for any questions, contact:
Help grant wishes during the entire month of September!
Polar Spas will be donating $100.00 to The Children's Wish Foundation for every hot tub sold! For every tanning bed or sauna, they will donate $25.00.
In addition, Polar Spas will be hosting a BBQ at the Edmonton and Calgary locations on September 26th, 27th, and 28th.
From September 1st - September 31st you have the chance to help grant a wish!
For more information visit www.polarspas.ca
Don't miss out on the 6th Annual Alberta Wish Rides. Offered at two locations, you have the chance at experiencing an escorted horse-back ride through the most beautiful countryside that Alberta has to offer.
There will be a BBQ dinner, entertainment and prizes!
-September 6, 2014 at Sierra West Ranch in Lundbreck, AB
-September 20, 2014 at Reesor Ranch in Cypress Hill, AB
Riders can arrive at 9 a.m., for a free breakfast!
For more information and to register, visit www.albertawishride.ca
Once registered, riders have access to online fundraising tools to collect pledges in support of Children's Wish!
Channel your inner princess and join us for the inaugural Princess Prance! We invite all royal families from across the kingdom to join us for this regal event which includes 1, 5, or 10 km route options.
Forget the glass slippers - strap on your fanciest sneakers and royal accessories and help create the magic of a wish for princesses and princes coping with life threatening illnesses!
Location: Eau Claire, 200 Barclay Parade SW, Calgary, Alberta
Registration is at 9 am, run starts at 10 am.
Early bird registration is $25 until August 1, 2014, or $30 after August 1, 2014.
Registration for children 12 years old and under are free!
To register, please visit the website.
For further information, contact:
Hazel Alim, Development Coordinator
Wishes are also about moms and dads, brothers and sisters. They are about families and precious moments spent together planning, enjoying and reflecting on the special magic of a wish. The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada has been given the chance to participate in the Hudson's Bay Giving Day, in support of local charities. Purchase a $5 ticket in support of Children's Wish. For more information about the event and how you can help go to http://baygivingdayalberta.childrenswishevent.ca.
Lace up your skates and help create the magic of a wish by joining us at Shoot for the Stars Hockey Tournament!
The tournament includes a minimum of four games for all teams, individual and team prizes, and a wrap up party at Ric's Lounge!
Team registration is $1,500.
September 18th - 21st, 2014
Winsport Arenas - Canada Olympic Park, Calgary, AB
Spots are limited so sign up today!
For more information and to register, please visit www.shootforthestarshockey.com
"X" marks the spot where fun will be found at this years Pirates of Exile Island - Calgary!
Each crew will work together as they travel to unchartered territory to grant a special child’s most heartfelt wish and will meet their wish child on event day.
When: September 19th, 2014
Location: Talisman Center, Calgary, AB
Can you Outsmart, Outplay and Outpledge?
For more information visit here.
Edmonton's first professional soccer team has a short history, but a bright future! Children's Wish has been featured as the charity of choice for the FC Edmonton vs Tampa Bay Rowdies game. Children's Wish will be onsite hosting a live raffle and will also be involved in the game!
Ticket vouchers are $22.00 each and can be used at this or any home game. For every ticket voucher purchased through the Edmonton office, $5.00 will be donated to Children's Wish. Tickets can be used at any home game.
Sunday, September 21st, 2014.
To purchase ticket stop by the office:
#4 10016 29A Avenue, Edmonton, AB
Contact Ian Lindsay
780-340-9039 ext. 3 or Ian.Lindsay@childrenswish.ca
For more information visit www.fcedmonton.com
It's time to embrace the leaves changing colours as we enter the season of Autumn!
Come join in on some pumpkin fun as we help grant wishes to children with life-threatening illnesses.
The Pumpkin Festival and Auction is filled with family fun for all ages. The event starts with the weigh in of the giant pumpkin!
When: September 27th, 2014 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Where: Green Haven Garden Centre
For more information please call 403-320-3017 and help create the magic of a wish!
Saddle up and get ready for the Women of the Wild West!
Since 2006, Women of the Wild West have been impersonating female legands from the past. They are hosting a Cowboy Poetry and Song event in support of the Children's Wish!
Tickets are $50.00 and includes dinner, music, poetry performances as well as a live and silent auction!
Tickets will be available from select Cochrane retailers and from members of the Women of the Wild West. For more information please visit www.womenofthewildwest.ca
To donate to the event please visit here.
Hundreds of communities across Canada participate in the Wishmaker Walk for Wishes. It is a fun, family-oriented day with the goal to help grant wishes for children with a life-threatening illness.
Register for this year's Wishmaker Walk in Drayton Valley, Alberta and register as a team, or an individual, for the 5km, or 10km walk.
Date: Saturday, October 25th, 2014
Evergreen Elementary School - 4417 - 47 Avenue Drayton Valley, AB T7A 1P2
Registration Time: 10:30 A.M
Walk Time: 11:00 A.M.
An elegant evening of charity, art, champagne and conversation in support of The Children's Wish Foundation. The Binary Art Exhibition works with artists, collectors and the community to help create the magic of a wish.
When: October 30th, from 6 - 9 p.m.
Where: The Fairmont Palliser Hotel - 133 9th Avenue SW
To purchase tickets and for more information visit www.binaryexhibitions.org
Get ahead on all your holiday shopping while helping create the magic of a wish!
From November 16th - 22nd, shop at your local Harry Rosen and start your holiday shopping early.
You can donate 5% of your purchase to The Children's Wish Foundation and help grant a wish.
For more information visit www.harryrosen.com
A great way to support The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada this holiday season is to purchase your greeting cards at CharityCards.ca.Their state-of-the-art website allows you to customize these beautiful cards in full colour with your own message, logo, signatures and even photos . . . all printed on a premium card stock. Customize your card online and help make dreams come true!
Please also tell your friends, family and colleagues about this special offer as every card sold helps us grant special wishes.
View their 2014 Holiday Greeting Card Collection, including cards designed by wish children, at www.charitycards.ca.
Give Joy This Season! Help create the magic of a wish this holiday season by donating to our annual Wish-A-Thon!
This year, Wish-A-Thon will be releasing 12 wish stories for our 12 Days Of Wishes !
More families go on travel wishes in the week between Christmas Eve and New Years Eve than any other week in the year. Bring joy to our wish families and help us reach our goal!
The 7th Annual Kimmett Cup is a 3 on 3 pond hockey tournament in support of The Children's Wish Foundation.
The tournament will take place January 16th and 17th, 2015.
For more information and to register visit www.kimmettcup.com
Join us January 30, 2015, at West Edmonton Mall, as castaways Outsmart, Outplay and Outpledge rival tribes all in the spirit of making dreams come true! This year, the goal is to raise $140,000 to grant the wishes of 12 local children diagnosed with a life threatening illness.
To learn more about this one-of-a kind event, or register your tribe visit www.exileisland.ca.
Join us April 30, 2015 for an unforgettable experience and celebration at the 3rd Annual I WISH FOR A NEW WAITER GALA to benefit
The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada.
10111 Bellamy Hill, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1N7
To learn more about the event go to www.iwishforanewwaiter.ca