Ways to Help Us

Thanks to passionate supporters like you, Make-A-Wish shines a light of hope for children fighting critical illnesses when they need it most. Together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses during their darkest days. Whether you are an individual donor, corporate sponsor, fundraising advocate or volunteer, your generous support transforms lives, one wish at a time. 
Naomi, 4, leukemia

Join one of our Giving Societies and be a beacon of hope and joy 

Hope is essential for children facing critical illnesses. We’re looking for committed supporters to provide the vital foundation for us to fulfill our mission, now and into the future. 

Brave the Bay

Fundraising empowers you to make a greater impact  

Whether it’s through athletic events, lemonade stands or birthday fundraisers, passionate supporters rally their networks to grant wishes in their communities. 

Anika, 10, brain tumor

Corporate sponsors transform lives 

Our generous local corporate sponsors help grant life-changing wishes through innovative and customized sponsorship programs. Learn how your company can make a difference today! 


Volunteers are the backbone of making wishes come true  

They are at the airport greeting a wish family, delivering gifts or helping a child determine a heartfelt wish. Share your time and talents as a volunteer and transform a child’s life. 

wish it forward

Wish alumni give back by wishing it forward

Wish It Forward is our alumni program for wish kids and their families who have experienced the joy of a wish with our chapter. 

Finley, 10, cancer

There are many other ways to give

Whether you donate airline miles, Adopt-A-Wish® or establish a charitable giving plan – there are so many ways you can transform kids' lives.