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About Us

Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that fulfills the wishes of children between the ages of 2 1/2 and 18 who have critical illnesses. Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area was founded in 1984 and serves families in 17 Northern California counties. The chapter has granted more than 8,500 wishes to date and grants close to 400 wishes per year.

Our Chapter

Our Chapter

Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that fulfills the wishes of children between the ages of 2 1/2 and 18 who have critical illnesses. Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area was founded in 1984 and serves families in 17 Northern California counties. The chapter has granted more than 8,500 wishes to date and grants close to 400 wishes per year.

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Our People

Our People

Make-A-Wish® seeks the best people to fulfill our vision of granting a wish for every eligible child. Every person who joins us commits to this vision — and uses it as a guide in every action. Our chapter is supported by a volunteer governing Board of Directors, an Advisory Council, a Young Professional Advisory Council and a Junior Young Professional Advisory Council.

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Employment

Employment and Internship Opportunities

Employment and Internship Opportunities at Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area

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Managing Funds

Managing Funds

Make-A-Wish is proud of the way it manages and safeguards the generous contributions from individual donors, corporations and other organizations.

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Our story

Our Story

Since 1980, Make-A-Wish® has enriched the lives of children with life-threatening medical conditions through its wish-granting work for over 3 decades.

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Make-A-Wish® Greater Bay Area
1333 Broadway
Suite 200
Oakland, CA 94612
(415) 982-9474