Make Wishes Come True for Kids in Oregon & SW Wash

by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Oregon Vetted since 2010


The Make-A-Wish Oregon grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

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Make-A-Wish Oregon serves children, ages 2 through 17, living in Oregon and Clark County, Washington and who are deemed eligible for a wish by their doctor because they suffer from a life-threatening medical condition. We have a strong commitment to never turn away an eligible child; unfortunately, the demand for wishes has outpaced our ability to grant them and we currently have an average of 100 kids awaiting the opportunity for their wish to come true.


Make-A-Wish Oregon strives to grant a wish to every eligible child in are area. Should our goal of raising $50,000 be achieved, it would greatly reduce the amount of time sick children currently wait for their wish to be granted.

Long-Term Impact

Wishes are life-changing experiences for children with life-threatening medical conditions that often help children in their healing process - because when they feel better, they get better. Wishes also benefit the whole community that shares in an activity that derives hope from a common purpose and enriches lives through the wish process.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).


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Organization Information

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Oregon

Location: Portland, Oregon - USA
Website: http:/​/​
Project Leader:
Jessica Taylor
Portland, Oregon United States
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$15,025 raised of $50,000 goal
194 donations
$34,975 to go
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