Founded in 1985, Make-A-Wish® Tri-Counties has granted the wishes of more than 1,650 local children in Ventura, Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties on the central coast of California.
It all started with Jon's wish to visit the Kennedy Space Center with his family in 1985. The wish experience provided such wonderful memories to his family, they returned home and founded Make-A-Wish® Tri-Counties.
We take our responsibility to wisely steward supporter contributions seriously. Learn how we make the most of every dollar.
Learn about the Make-A-Wish® Tri-Counties Board of Directors.
It takes a committed, skilled team to bring life to one of the world’s most-beloved children’s charities.
September 21, 2018
October 08, 2018
Help Wish kids take flight.
Give your air miles today!
Stay in Touch!
Receive wish stories, find ways to stay involved and more by signing up for email from Make-A-Wish.