What is Fund-A-Wish?
The Fund-A-Wish program invites your company to participate in fundraising or corporate giving that represents the average cost of one or more local wishes.
Benefits to your company
Introducing the FAW program at your company makes work more purposeful for employees, boosts morale with a common goal and increases goodwill around your brand … all while helping to create a life-changing experience for a local family at the time they need it most.
How we know
Social responsibility plays an increasing important role in advancing companies’ strategic business objectives and building goodwill among employees. Employees want to know that their employer cares about the communities in which it operates.
73% of Americans want their employers to do more to support a local cause or social issue.*
*2010 Cone Cause Evolution Survey
6th consecutive year as one of the top three brands in the health nonprofit category*
Make-A-Wish ranks in the top 10 percent for all commercial U.S. brands for trust, quality, reputation, likelihood to recommend, social impact and emotional connection to consumers*
*2017 HARRIS POLL EQUITREND® STUDY, U.S
Employee’s direct engagement in cause-corporate programs can have a profound influence on how they view the importance and purpose of their work.
Providing a great story for companies to share with future employee and the public at large,
97% of volunteers surveyed reported feeling more grateful and thankful as a result of helping to grant a wish.*
*2010 Wish Impact Study, U.S
Become a Wish Innovator
Companies that donate $10,000 or more have the opportunity to fully immerse your employees in the real impact of granting a wish, by hosting a Wish Send Off /Welcome Home Party for a local family leaving or returning from their wish. Your team is only limited by your own creativity and can theme the celebration around the child’s favorite things.
Become a Wish Maker
Companies that donate $6,000 or more will receive a profile of a wish child and their wish to share with employees and participants.