• 658 Wishes Granted
  • Our Team

Staff Directory

April Cote
Manager, Events and Volunteers
403-228-3666 Ext. 6132

Vickie Sauve
Wish Granting Coordinator 
403-228-3666 Ext. 6133

Ann DeBoer
Chapter Administrator
403-228-3666 Ext. 6134

Melissa Petersen
Fund Development Officer
403-228-3666 Ext. 6135

Erin Gallon
Wish Granting Assistant
403-228-3666 Ext. 6136


Board of Directors


Make-A-Wish is proud to have a strong group of leaders dedicated to fulfilling the wishes of courageous children with life-threatening medical conditions across Canada.



Jeff Bowling



Lee Bardwell



Dave Stinton

Derek Rogers

Kim Nielsen

Dr. Candice Bjornson

Andrew Burt

Annual Reports

Read our annual reports to learn more about our wish granting efforts, our corporate partnerships and our mission, and for up-to-date financial information about how we use your donations to grant magical wishes.

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Our Story

All his life, Christopher James Greicius dreamed of becoming a police officer. In his eyes, the police represented strength, power, and the goodness in life. Chris' dream meant more than anything to him, but even he couldn't have known that his wish would serve as the inspiration for the largest wish-granting organization in the world.

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Chris Grecius inspired the birth of Make-A-Wish

Our Team

At Make-A-Wish Southern Alberta, we aspire to fulfill our mission – to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. We combine our professionalism with our passion and put them into action to improve the lives of children and families across Canada.

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If you’re looking for a job that will change your life and the lives of so many others, then we welcome you to consider applying to Make-A-Wish® Southern Alberta.

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Contact Us

If you have any questions about volunteering, our organization, programs, donations, partnerships, or for more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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