Make A Wish Foundation

Founded since 1980

Founded/ Funding

They were founded in 1980 by three people. These three people include Scott Stahl, Linda Bergendahl Pauling, and Frank Shankwitz. The organization is funded by individual contributions, corporate donations, foundation grants, and planned gifts.

Purpose/ Services

The purpose of this organization is to make children who's lives are in jeopardy due to medical reasons have the best human experience they can. They grant a wish that is under their physiatrist permission ( making sure it's safe ). They let them be whoever they want for a day, meet whoever, go where ever, anything that they have wanted to do but financially couldn't, they pay all fees appropriate.