Ongoing - Fred Meyer Rewards
Do you have a Fred Meyer Rewards Card? If so you can help Wish Granters raise the needed funds to grant Wishes to adults who have terminal illnesses. Just go to www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards
and link your rewards card to Wish Granters through their new community rewards program. You can do that by searching for Wish Granters or our nonprofit number "81585". Then every time you make a purchase, Wish Granters gets a donation from Fred Meyer, and to make it even better, you still get all the benefits of your Rewards Card!
Ongoing - Amazon Smile
You can support Wish Granters simply by shopping with Amazon! Just go to www.smile.amazon.com/ch/80-0619827
, and you will have an opportunity to shop and support Wish Granters. Be sure to bookmark it in your favorites, so you can help Wish Granters each time you shop online!!
January 20-April 13, 2014 - Whole Foods Bag Donation Program
Whole Foods will have their bag donation program up and running. For every reusable bag that you take in to the store and use, you will get a ten cent refund OR you can donate ten cents for each of the bags to one of three charities, one of which is Wish Granters. Information will be posted on the counter starting on the 20th.
May 1 2014 - Idaho Gives
Idaho Gives will bring nonprofits and Idahoans together for a day of online giving and sharing. Be part of the excitement and donate to Wish Granters anytime from 12:00am to 11:59pm MDT. Just follow this
to donate. You can even schedule your donation now to be made on May 1!
May 17, 2014 - Miniature Golf Tournament at Wahooz
On the morning of Saturday, May 17, we will be holding a miniature golf tournament at Wahooz in Meridian. We will have ten teams of four people each playing 100 holes of miniature golf. Each team will be asked to bring in as many donations as possible for Wish Granters. The team that raises the most will have a pizza party at the end of the tournament. So put your team together and start to raise funds. Call us at 377-9029 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
May 17, 2014 - Famous Idaho Potato Marathon
The Wish Granters team will be running (or walking) the Famous Idaho Potato Marathon, half marathon, 5-K or 10-K, again this year. If you would like to be part of the team, let us know and we will put you in touch with our team captain. If you would like to make a donation to help support the Wish Granters team, go to www.wishgranters.org and click on donate. Team members will be asked to raise funds prior to this event. The entry fee goes to the YMCA, but the pledges you bring in will go to Wish Granters.
May 26, 2014 - Wishes and Wine at Indian Creek Winery
We will hold our third annual Wishes and Wine event at Indian Creek Winery. It will feature numerous local wineries, including Indian Creek Winery, Cellar 616, Fujishin Family Cellars, Hat Ranch Winery, and Sawtooth Winery. Bands scheduled are a Tasty Jamm with Robin Scott, Blaze and Kelly, and Soul Patch. Food trucks scheduled are Kilted Cod, Rice Works, and Cutters Grand BBQ. We will also have both a live and silent auction. More details to come.
June 4, 2014 - KIVI Channel 6 Fundraiser
An all day fund-raising event is being held on KIVI Channel 6. Be watching for more details.
June 21 - 29, 2014 - Fourth Annual Playhouse Raffle and Auction
You will be able to buy raffle tickets for a chance to win a full size backyard playhouse; or you can bid on others, with the playhouse going to the high bidder. Right now we are looking for builders, service clubs, church groups, or anyone who would be willing to build a playhouse and donate it to Wish Granters. More information to come. These are the builders we have to date: Boise School District Residential Construction Program - 2 playhouses; Meridian School District Skills USA Program - 2 playhouses; Solitude Homes; Tough Shed; Woodmasters; CBH Homes; Andersen Construction - 2 playhouses; Stor-Mor; Idaho AGC Construction Leadership Council; and Meridian Lions Club.