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Jul 30, 2014
Big Mary Day
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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.

CLICK HERE TO FIND A MARY BROWN'S LOCATION NEAR YOU

Encourage friends and family to go to https://www.facebook.com/MaryBrowns

Thank you for supporting The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada.

Aug 12, 2014
P.E.I RumRunners / Strike “Home from Away” Golf Classic
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Date: Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Location: Stanhope Golf & Country Club
Time: 1:00pm Shotgun Start
Price: $125 per person

Sponsorship opportunities are available. For more information please contact Sarah Hayes-Brown at 902-566-5526.

Aug 21, 2014
Wishes Take Flight - Newfoundland
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Wishes Take Flight is the largest charity golf tournament ever assembled in Newfoundland & Labrador. In a wonderful new partnership, Provincial Airlines and Innu Mikun Airlines has paired with The Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada to host the 2nd Annual “Wishes Take Flight Charity Golf Tournament” in four locations across the province.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

  • Corner Brook Location: Blomindon Date: August 22, 2014
  • Labrador West Location: Tamarack Golf Club Date: August 16, 2014

PAST EVENTS:

  • Happy Valley-Goose Bay Location: Amaruk Golf Club Date: June 14, 2014
  • St. John’s Location: The Wilds Date: June 12, 2014

For more information about the event please go to www.wishestakeflight.ca or contact The Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Chapter offices at 709-739-9553 or toll-free at 1-800-267-WISH (9474).

Sep 5, 2014
Exile Island P.E.I
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Exile Island is Canada's one of a kind pledge raising event. Tribes will be exiled to Outsmart, Outplay and Outpledge. A series of challenges will test mental, creative and physical abilities to determine who will be the ultimate survivors.

Prince Edward Islands fourth annual Exile Island event will be held on Friday, September 5, 2014 where tribes will be exiled for the day and will take part in a variety of mental and physical challenges to determine which team is the Ultimate Survivor. This team building event is fun, interactive, encourages friendly competition and helps grant wishes to some very deserving children.

www.exileisland.ca

For more information please contact Sarah Hayes-Brown at 902-566-5526 or by email at Sarah.HayesBrown@childrenswish.ca.

Sep 5, 2014
Exile Island Saint John, New Brunswick
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Exile Island is Canada's one of a kind pledge raising event. Tribes will be exiled to Outsmart, Outplay and Outpledge. A series of challenges will test mental, creative and physical abilities to determine who will be the ultimate survivors.

The annual Exile Island event in Saint John, New Brunswick, will be held on Friday, September 5, 2014, where tribes will be exiled for the day and will take part in a variety of mental and physical challenges to determine which team is the Ultimate Survivor. This team building event is fun, interactive, encourages friendly competition and helps grant wishes to some very deserving children.

www.exileisland.ca

For more information please contact Michael Watkins at 506-632-9381 or by email at michael.watkins@childrenswish.ca.

Sep 7, 2014
Princess Prance
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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:
H
azel Alim, Development Coordinator
587-880- 3268
hazel.alim@childrenswish.ca

 

Sep 12, 2014
Exile Island Manitoba
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Exile Island is Canada's one of a kind pledge raising event. Tribes will be exiled to Outsmart, Outplay and Outpledge. A series of challenges will test mental, creative and physical abilities to determine who will be the ultimate survivors.

The annual Exile Island event in Manitoba will be held on Friday, September 12, 2014, where tribes will be exiled for the day and will take part in a variety of mental and physical challenges to determine which team is the Ultimate Survivor. This team building event is fun, interactive, encourages friendly competition and helps grant wishes to some very deserving children.

www.exileisland.ca

For more information please contact Jonathan Frate at 204-945-9474 or by email at Jonathan.Frate@childrenswish.ca.

Sep 14, 2014
16th Annual Bragger’s Cup "Drive for Wishes" - P.E.I
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The Bragger's Cup started in 1999 between friends to see who had the bragging rights for the year!

From there it was decided to have a yearly tournament to raise funds for the Children's Wish Foundation of Canada, Prince Edward Island Chapter.

Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014
Location: Stanhope Golf & Country Club
Time: 8:30 A.M Shotgun start
Registration: $600 per team

For more information about The Bragger's Cup please visit their website here or contact Sarah Hayes-Brown at 902-566-5526.

Sep 19, 2014
Exile Island - Halifax
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Tribes of ten castaways will be exiled for an afternoon of challenges, competition, fundraising and wish granting to determine who will become Halifax's ultimate survivors!

When: September 19, 2014.
Location: Garrison Grounds, Halifax 

 To learn more about the tribes, wish children, and how to sponsor, please visit the Exile Island Halifax website  here. 

Sep 19, 2014
Exile Island Calgary
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"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. 

Sep 26, 2014
Exile Island Fredericton, New Brunswick
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Exile Island is Canada's one of a kind pledge raising event. Tribes will be exiled to Outsmart, Outplay and Outpledge. A series of challenges will test mental, creative and physical abilities to determine who will be the ultimate survivors.

The annual Exile Island event in Fredericton, New Brunswick, will be held on Friday, September 26, 2014, where tribes will be exiled for the day and will take part in a variety of mental and physical challenges to determine which team is the Ultimate Survivor. This team building event is fun, interactive, encourages friendly competition and helps grant wishes to some very deserving children.

www.exileisland.ca

For more information please contact Michael Watkins at 506-632-9381 or by email at michael.watkins@childrenswish.ca.

Sep 26, 2014
Exile Island Newfoundland & Labrador
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Exile Island is Canada's one of a kind pledge raising event. Tribes will be exiled to Outsmart, Outplay and Outpledge. A series of challenges will test mental, creative and physical abilities to determine who will be the ultimate survivors.

The annual Exile Island event in Newfoundland will be held on Friday, September 26, 2014, where tribes will be exiled for the day and will take part in a variety of mental and physical challenges to determine which team is the Ultimate Survivor. This team building event is fun, interactive, encourages friendly competition and helps grant wishes to some very deserving children.

www.exileisland.ca

For more information please contact Dave Walsh at 709-739-9474 or by email at dave.walsh@childrenswish.ca.

Oct 24, 2014
Exile Island - Cape Breton
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Can you Outsmart, Outplay, and Outpledge?
Who will be the next Exile Island Champions 2014? 

Tribes of five team members will be put the ultimate test!
Join us for challenges, competition, fundraising and wish granting to determine who will become Cape Breton's ultimate survivor!

When: October 24, 2014
Location: Sydney Armouries

To register or to find how you can get involved please visit Exile Island - Cape Breton website here. 

Nov 19, 2014
Exile Island Richmond, BC
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Tribes of will be exiled for an afternoon of challenges, competition, fundraising and wish granting to determine who will become the ultimate survivors!

When: November 19th, 2014.
Location: Richmond Olympic Oval, British Columbia

To learn more about the tribes, wish children, and how to sponsor, please visit the Exile Island website here. 

ONGOING CAMPAIGNS

There are many companies, groups and individuals who support the efforts of Children's Wish. Learn more about them and how you can help.

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Recent Highlights

Big Mary Day

For more than 10 years the Mary Brown's Fund has raised donations in support of The Children's Wish Foundation and Special Olympics Canada. For the month of July, Mary Brown's donated 25 cents for every new 'Like' on their Facebook page. On July 30th, locations across Canada participated in Big Mary Day and for every Big Mary purchased $2.00 was donated to the Mary Brown's Fund.

Wish Child Kyle and his mom Tracy entertained customers at one of the participating locations as they enjoyed their Big Mary's. To date, Mary Brown's has contributed over $160,000 to Children's Wish to help support children with life-threatening illnesses receive their most heartfelt wish!

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Heavy Civil Association grants close to 90 wishes 

The Heavy Civil Association of Newfoundland and Labrador has been supporting The Children’s Wish Foundation since 1996. They are the voice in the road construction, water & sewer, and heavy construction industries. For close to 20 years, the HCANL host an auction and dinner each year to help create the magic of a wish. We would like to thank The Heavy Civil Association of Newfoundland and Labrador for their continuous support throughout the years. Their generosity has made close to 90 wishes possible.

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Flight in Search of Santa

Wishmaker Walk for Wishes

From coast to coast, thousands of Canadians hit the road on foot each year for Wishmaker Walk for Wishes. In 2013, Wishmaker Walk for Wishes raised over $1.2 million from walks in close to 100 locations across the country. This fall event has raised more than $11 million nationwide since 2005 to help grant wishes to Canadian children living with a life-threatening illness.

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Wish A-Thon

Wish A-Thon

There’s special magic during the holiday season. In 2013, Children’s Wish hosted Wish-A-Thon from November 22 to December 21 and raised over $25,000. Visitors to the Wish-A-Thon website could also ‘Like’ Children’s Wish on Facebook and enter for their chance to win. Congratulations to Kellyann Poulin of Montreal, the winner of an all-inclusive one-week trip for two to Riviera Maya, Mexico courtesy of Transat. This online fundraiser highlights a new Wish child on a holiday tree each day and makes donations as easy as clicking on the gift bag at the foot of the tree.

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Exile Island

Exile Island

Based on the reality show Survivor, Exile Island is an annual fundraising event that puts local business leaders across Canada “in exile” without their communication devices to compete with other participants. In 2013 Exile Island took place in 11 locations in 2013 and raised more than $900,000, including close to $97,911 from Calgary’s Integral Energy and $88,000 from the Rexall Foundation.
Since its first event in 2007, Exile Island has generated more than $6 million to support Children’s Wish. Learn more.

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