• 658 Wishes Granted
  • Wish Granter (volunteer)

Activities and Responsibilities:

  • Meet the wish child and their family in a timely manner and discover the child`s most heartfelt wish.
  • Fulfil all aspects of wish granting process in a timely manner by means of a fun and creative process.
  • Work cooperatively with other wish granters, staff, and vendors where applicable.
  • Ensure all necessary paperwork is completed and delivered to the MAW office in a timely fashion, including thank-you notes, in-kind donation forms, etc.
  • Keep the best interest of the child and Foundation in mind when interacting with difficult people, keeping in accordance with all policies.
  • Actively seek in-kind donations for wish items needed to grant a wish.
  • Continually update MAWSA office on progress made during the fulfilling of a wish—remember communication is the key to a successful wish experience for everyone involved!
  • Offer suggestions on how to improve the process.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Strong communication skills, especially with children
  • Compassion and non-judgmental attitude
  • Available to make and receive calls during daytime hours and in emergencies.
  • Available to attend evening and weekend appointments and meetings
  • Ability to be resourceful and creative
  • Have access to a vehicle
  • Detail oriented

If you are interested please email April Cote at april.cote@makeawish.ca