Make-A-Wish Idaho is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. The Idaho chapter covers the entire state of Idaho and is chartered under Make-A-Wish America in Phoenix, AZ.
2005 – Make-A-Wish Idaho is awarded an Infinite Wish Award for Zeke’s Wish
2006- Aubrey's wish to be a super hero wins the Make-A-Wish Foundation of America’s annual Infinite Wish Award, given each year to a chapter that involved an entire community in making a child’s wish come true.
2006 – Make-A-Wish Idaho wins the Non-Profit “Making a Difference” Community Service Award
2008 – Make-A-Wish Idaho receives a Mission Excellence Award for its year-over-year increase in the number of wishes granted.
2009- Received the Katie Award for creating a corporate sponsorship with with Snapfish who provided books for donors and wish families across the country
2009- Mitch's wish
to be a movie producer premiers with a red carpet event and later wins the annual Infinite Wish Award.
2012- Make-A-Wish Idaho celebrated granting our 1,000th wish, Cardon's wish to meet John Cena.
2012- Sam's wish to meet Alex Ovechkin is featured during ESPN's My Wish series
2014 – Make-A-Wish Idaho receives an Innovation Award for Brody’s wish. Make-A-Wish Idaho received national attention for granting the one-of-a-kind wish of a robotic pet dragon in the style of the film How to Train Your Dragon.
2016 – Make-A-Wish Idaho was distinguished with a Wish Achievement Award for increasing the number of wishes it granted.
2017 – Again, Make-A-Wish Idaho received a Wish Achievement Award for granting more wishes than the years before.
2018 - Make-A-Wish Idaho celebrates its 1,500th wish by granting Emerson's wish to go to the Bahamas!
2019 – Make-A-Wish Idaho earns a Mission Achievement Award for year-over-year increase in wishes granted.
2019 –Make-A-Wish Idaho was honored with the prestigious Katie Award, recognizing the corporate partnership established with Scentsy.
2020 –Make-A-Wish celebrated its 40th anniversary on World Wish Day (April 29), the anniversary of the wish that inspired the creation of Make-A-Wish in 1980.
Make-A-Wish Idaho has office locations in Boise and Pocatello.