Make-A-Wish Foundation Of Canada

Other Names: Make A Wish, Make A Wish Canada

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We grant the wishes of children with life threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strenght and Joy.

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 895269173RR0001

  • map-point25 full-time staff


2017 Revenues: $8,504,185

<b>3092199</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>17115</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>0</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>4584321</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>0</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>810550</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2017 Expenditures: $8,180,754

<b>6779972</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>1074877</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>304946</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>291147</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>-270188</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2017 Year End: $4,137,927

<b>1750881</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>579710</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>870053</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>559516</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>377767</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2017 Year End: $434,275

<b>335492</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>98783</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Make-A-Wish Foundation Of Canada's headquarters is located at 520-4211 Yonge St, Toronto ON, M2P2A9.

Breakdown of Programs


Where the Money Goes

Fundraising Methods

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