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A Child. A Wish.
A Dream Come True!

Giving the gift of hope by granting wishes for children in Alberta diagnosed with a severe chronic or life-threatening medical illness.

The Rainbow Society of Alberta believes in the power of community.

All funds raised are used to grant wishes for children right here in Alberta. Along with children who have life-threatening conditions, we also grant wishes for children who have severe chronic medical illnesses. A child who is asking for a wish may have spent over half of the last year, or even half their lives, in the hospital. They have undergone medical procedures that would make grown adults weary. Their families have been by their side through it all, and are anxious and worried. A wish can give them hope. It can give them strength. It can let them know their community is doing what we can to help them get better.

In 2019, our administration costs accounted for only 5% of our total expenses for the year.

Wishes Granted!

Jake’s Wish

Jake is an active, outdoorsy, kind of guy who loves to help on the family farm and play all sorts of sports.  He has Spina
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Lucas’ Wish

7-year-old Lucas has been fighting complex congenital heart disease his entire life, and is one of the bravest boys we’ve ever known.  Following his last
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Avery’s Wish

Avery was diagnosed with Angelman Syndrome (a complex genetic disorder that primarily affects the nervous system) when she was just a toddler.  People with this
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Upcoming Wishes

Wish #1163

Soon to be five-years-old, this bubbly little girl loves all things Barbie and princess. She was born with Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy and has since also
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Wish #1162

At 4-years-old, this delightful little boy developed Transverse Myelitis after having a cold virus. This condition is rare, and while his prognosis is not yet
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Wish #1161

Now 7-years-old, this fun-loving little boy was born with Chiari Malformation Type 1 and has undergone multiple surgeries. Resultant from his diagnosis, he has absent
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Partners in Hope

Community support is what makes wishes happen. These donors have made major contributions to help grant life-changing wishes for children who are going through our Wish Granting Program. We are truly grateful to them.