Kids for Wish Kids®

A kids helping kids philanthropy program.

Kids for Wish Kids is a Make-A-Wish® Mid-South program that enables students to discover the joy of philanthropy by selecting their own fundraising project and managing it start to finish.

Students develop leadership skills, build self-esteem and learn about team work while working toward the final goal of making a difference in the lives of children with life-threatening medical conditions.


Program Objectives

  • Increase awareness among children and teenagers about the mission of Make-A-Wish Mid-South.
  • Encourage young people to become actively involved in fulfilling wishes through Make-A-Wish Mid-South.
  • Foster the value of community service, using the program as a hands-on learning experience for children.
  • Create school spirit and help students learn how to work together for a common goal.

Project Ideas

  • Organize a holiday party, dance, bowl-a-thon, or casual day
  • Host a bake sale or car wash
  • Sell Make-A-Wish paper stars
  • Additional Fundraising Ideas
  • Submit a project on your own
Make-A-Wish® Mid-South
1780 Moriah Woods Blvd.
Suite 10
Memphis, TN 38117
Make-A-Wish® Mid-South¸ Arkansas Office
320 Executive Court
Suite 101
Little Rock, AR 72205