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Kids For Wish Kids

Kids For Wish Kids is a program that enables students to discover philanthropy by selecting their own fundraising project and managing it from start to finish.

Program objectives

  • Increase awareness among children and teenagers about the mission of Make-A-Wish Georgia
  • Encourage young people to become actively involved in fulfilling wishes through Make-A-Wish Georgia
  • Foster the value of community service, using this program as a hands-on learning experience for children
  • Create school spirit and help students learn how to work together for a common goal

Project ideas

  • Have a Make-A-Wish Money Week
  • Have a Dance Marathon
  • Sell Make-A-Wish stars
  • Have a Teacher Dress Down Day
  • Have a Make-A-Wish Fun Run
  • Have a Paper Chain Link Contest
  • Have a Hat Day
  • Have a Teacher Talent Show
  • Sell Candy-Grams
  • Have a Pie-in-the-face contest
  • Have a half-court shooting contest
  • Fill the Boot
  • Host a Kiss A Pig Contest
  • Have a Read-A-Thon
  • Have a Prom Fashion Show
  • Have a Walk-A-Thon
  • Host a Movie Night
  • Play “Pig Out for Pennies”
  • Organize a Chinese Auction
  • Have a Band or Choral Concert
  • Have a Homeroom Carnival
  • Host a Spaghetti Dinner or a Pancake Breakfast
  • Have a Pajama Party
  • Have a Bowl-A-Thon
  • Sell T-shirts
  • Host a bachelor auction
  • Coordinate a Scavenger Hunt
  • Compete in a Penny War
  • Have a Bake Sale
  • Organize a Student/Teacher Basketball or Volleyball Game
  • Hold a Dress Down Day
  • Sell Candy, Pizzas, Hoagies, Donuts, Bagels or Fruit
  • Create an Art Gallery
  • Host a Holiday Party
  • Have a Teacher Baby Picture Contest
  • Give Holiday Donations

More Information

Download the Kids For Wish Kids packet to learn more about the program. 

Download the Kids For Wish kids agreement form to sign up for the program.

For more information about getting involved, contact Jaylie Welch at

Make-A-Wish® Georgia
1775 The Exchange SE
Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30339
(770) 916-9474