How can I make a contribution to Make-A-Wish<sup>®<sup/> Mid-South?
Every contribution supports our chapter's ability to grant wishes to local children with life-threatening medical conditions. We rely on gifts from people like you to make this powerful, joyful and transformative work possible.
How can I help raise funds for wishes?
There are many ways to help fund wishes. Whether you are considering sponsorship of a major event or a student coordinating a class project, our staff will provide you with the information and support you need. Learn more about fundraising options.
What are the sources of funding for Make-A-Wish Mid-South?
Each Make-A-Wish<sup>®<sup> chapter is responsible for raising and managing the funds needed to operate and grant the wishes of children within their territory. Funding for wishes comes from individual contributions, special events, schools, corporate donations and sponsorships, foundation grants, workplace giving programs, bequests and other deferred gifts. Learn more about how our chapter manages our funds.
Does Make-A-Wish use telemarketing?
Make-A-Wish does not use - or permit others to use on our behalf - telemarketing, door-to-door solicitations, or similar funding approaches.
Is my contribution tax-deductible?
The Make-A-Wish Foundation<sup>®<sup> of the Mid-South is a non-profit 501(c)(3) public charity. As such, all cash contributions are deductible as allowed by law, as are certain in-kind contributions. Other donations, such as frequent flier miles, are not.