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Wish Granter - Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas

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Make-A-Wish Missouri and Kansas

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Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas is looking for individuals in the community who love kids, are creative, thoughtful, and excellent listeners. If you fit this mold, then you are the perfect person to make wishes come true through our wish granter volunteer opportunity!

A wish granter is a Make-A-Wish volunteer who works with wish children to discover, plan and fulfill a wish. Wish granters work in teams of two; use resources wisely by seeking donated goods and services; and make each wish a unique, magical and memorable experience for the child. Our wish granters understand these wishes-come-true are powerful, life-changing events that strengthen families and bring communities together.

**Volunteers that reside in the state of Missouri or Kansas is required**

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About Make-A-Wish Missouri and Kansas

Location:

13523 Barrett Parkway Drive, Suite 241, Ballwin, MO 63021, US

Mission Statement

We grant the wishes of children with critical illnesses to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy.

Description

There are several volunteer opportunities available within our chapter. To learn more about the volunteer opportunities listed below, please visit our website: Volunteer - Make-A-Wish(r) Missouri & Kansas

Wish Granting - wish granters meet with the wish family, help the wish child determine his/her one, true wish and act as a liaison between Make-A-Wish staff and the wish family during the wish process.

Translator/Interpreter - Help facilitate wish experiences for non-English-speaking families.

Special Events - Plan, organize, and implement successful fundraising events by working on event committees, helping out on the event day, and/or participating in the event.

Skill-Based Volunteers - Use your professional skills and knowledge in your own community to help with wish events and/or the wish planning process on an as-needed basis.

Young Professionals (St. Louis, Kansas City, and Wichita) - The mission of the Make-A-Wish Young Professionals is to provide a forum for young community leaders to enhance their professional growth, gain leadership skills, and practice civic responsibility while increasing awareness, encouraging volunteerism and raising funds for Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas.

Children & Youth
Community
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Joplin, MO 64801

(37.10342,-94.54182)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training

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