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Managing Funds

Financial Reports and Information:

The Make-A-Wish Foundation® is proud of the way it manages and safeguards the generous contributions it receives from individual donors, corporations and other organizations. The annual report, audited financial statements and IRS 990 forms are available in PDF format.

2016 Fiscal Year 990 Form

MAW 2016 Financial Statements

How your Gift is Spent:

Make-A-Wish® Mississippi is committed to stretching every dollar received to grant as many wishes as possible. When it comes to our wish kids, we do everything possible to make sure their once-in-a-lifetime wish experience is fun, memorable and very special. Every dollar our chapter receives aids us in our mission to grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

Functional Expenses:

Functional Expenses 2016

For more information, feel free to contact us at 601-366-9474,

By post mail at:
Make-A-Wish Mississippi
576 Highland Colony Parkway, Suite 120
Ridgeland, MS 39157

In-Kind Donations

You can help create magical experiences for wish kids by donating goods such as frequent flier miles, hotel loyalty points, building materials, new electronics, gift cards and more. Nearly 40 percent of our wish items come from individual donations! Make your donations part of that percentage today! 

Find out more about In-Kind Donations!


Everyone involved in fulfilling the wish of a sick child is touched by the magic of the experience…magic that brings hope, strength and joy to children and their families during a difficult time.

Find out how to Adopt-A-Wish!

Employment and Internships

Interested in working to make wishes come true? View our listing for open full-time, part-time, and internship positions.

Check out what's available!

Make-A-Wish® Mississippi
576 Highland Colony Parkway
Suite 120
Ridgeland, MS 39157
(601) 366-9474
Toll Free (800) 819-4072
Make-A-Wish® Mississippi, Southern Region - Gulfport
P. O. Box 7488
Gulfport, MS 39506
(228) 575-8691
Emergency Cellular (601) 214-3472