Make Wishes Come True for Kids in Oregon & SW Wash

by Make-A-Wish Foundation of Oregon

Summary

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.
$50,000
total goal
$36,587
remaining
120
donors
0
monthly donors
5
years active

Challenge

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 80 kids awaiting the opportunity for their wish to come true.

Solution

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 wonderful experiences for children with life-threatening medical conditions; they also benefit the whole community who 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).

Resources

http:/​/​www.oregon.wish.org
Make-A-Wish Oregon About Us
Make-A-Wish Oregon on Facebook

Organization Information

Make-A-Wish Foundation of Oregon

Location: Portland, Oregon - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.orwish.org
Project Leader:
Jessica Wilson
Portland, Oregon United States
$13,413 raised of $50,000 goal
 
153 donations
$36,587 to go
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