Return to mobile version

The Make-A-Wish Story

Christopher, age 7, smiling in his official police uniform.

How it all started

Chris, 7, was diagnosed with leukemia. More than anything else, he wished to be a police officer. Caring people in his community granted his wish ... and set in motion a phenomenon that would create an unprecedented kind of charity.

Read more about Chris Greicius
question mark

How We Grant Wishes

There are four steps to granting a wish. Each step builds on the next and creates amazing experiences that delight wish kids and their families.

Earth

Local & Global Structure

Make-A-Wish® is one united family, but also a collection of independently chartered nonprofits committed to a shared vision and mission.

You might also be interested in ...

Latest Status Update

  • Did you know there are all kinds of ways to donate to Make-A-Wish Maine? You can help make a life-changing wish come true by contributing items to our Wish Closet! Check out our Amazon wish list or visit our website to see the items we currently need! #ShareThePowerOfAWish Wish Closet List Link: http://a.co/87MX83Q

Latest Tweet

  • You can help make a life-changing wish come true by contributing items to our Wish Closet! Check out our Amazon wis… https://t.co/hEKMxE32IG
Make-A-Wish® Maine
66 Mussey Road
Scarborough, ME 04074
(207) 221-2306
Toll Free (800) 491-3171