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Amazon joins hands with Make-A-Wish UAE to support children with cancer in the UAE

Publish Date : 2021-09-30

Amazon has joined hands with Make-A-Wish to support children with cancer in the UAE. For Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in September, Amazon partnered with Make-A-Wish to grant wishes to children with cancer, utilising its size to help the community. As part of the global Amazon Goes Gold campaign, the firm is also conducting an employee involvement programme throughout the month to increase awareness for the cause.

What if you could make a child's life-changing wish come true?

What are the most requested wishes?

Four major categories for Wish Requests

I Wish to Be...

Children search the depths of their imagination, when they wish to be someone for a day – a fireman, a police officer, or a princess for instance.

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I Wish to Go...

Some Make-A-Wish children want to travel to their favourite theme park, whilst others want to visit an exotic beach, go on a cruise, see snow for the first time, or attend a major sporting event or concert.

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I Wish to Meet...

Many want to meet their favourite athlete, recording artist, television personality, movie star, politician, or public figure.

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I Wish to Have...

Children often wish for a special gift, like a computer, a shopping spree, or something that they have coveted for a long time. Children spending time in hospital want to feel connected to their friends and the outside world and will often wish for an Ipad or Iphone to stay in touch.