The Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Minnesota is part of the nation’s largest and most well-established wish-granting organization, with chapters and volunteers throughout the U.S. and abroad. Our local staff is dedicated to granting the wishes of children with life threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy, and maintaining the foundation’s grassroots fulfillment of its mission.
President and CEO
Vice President of Development
Events & Constituent Coordinator
Jennifer Wixon Carlson
Director of Operations
Director of Volunteer Services
Assistant to Executive Director
Valeria La Rosa
Director of Program Services
Jill Van Bergen
Donor Record Administrator & Wish Coordinator
Research and Grants Manager
Thank you to KSTP and the Channel 5 Eyewitness News team for your engagement in Make-A-Wish® Minnesota’s Season of Wishes® campaign and involvement in this year’s Rice Park Tree Lighting event! KSTP and the Channel 5 Eyewitness News team support our mission by sharing heart-warming wish stories and providing promotion through commercials. We appreciate KSTP and the Channel 5 Eyewitness News team’s continuing support of our mission all year long and especially during the holiday season.