Make-A-Wish Foundation of America Overview

  • www.wish.org
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1980
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Civic & Social Services
  • $25 to $100 million (USD)

CompetitorsA Wish Come True, March of Dimes, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
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Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, with 59 chapters across the United States, Make-A-Wish is the world’s leading children’s wish-granting organization, serving children in every community in the U.S. and in 50 countries worldwide. Nearly 40 years ago the inspiration for ...
Mission: Together, we create life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses.

Make-A-Wish Foundation of America Reviews

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"Make A Wish Internship"

Nov 28, 2022 - Intern

Pros

Friendly people to work with

Cons

Requires you to be on-site weekly
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Diversity & Inclusion at Make-A-Wish Foundation of America

3.4
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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Vision

 

Make-A-Wish is committed to championing diversity, equity and inclusion, fostering an organization that is accessible and welcoming. In turn, we are uniting communities to help make more wishes possible.

    • Our mission is most effectively fulfilled through a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion as core values and practice.

 

    • It is only through our mosaic of different cultures, perspectives and experiences that we can grant life-changing wishes to every eligible child.

 

    • As the world’s largest wish-granting organization&

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Make-A-Wish Foundation of America Interviews

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Negative14%
Neutral11%
Getting an Interview
Applied online71%
Campus Recruiting14%
Employee Referral8%
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    The interview was great and everyone was very kind. I heard back quickly when I originally applied. There were 3 other team members interviewing me, they all asked basic questions.
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Make-A-Wish Foundation of America Awards & Accolades

  • Most Admired in ArizonaAZ Business Magazine2020
  • Best Companies AZ "100 Best"Arizona's Most Admired Companies2019

Pledges & Certifications

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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Employees rate Make-A-Wish Foundation of America 3.8 out of 5 stars based on 586 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 63% of employees would recommend working at Make-A-Wish Foundation of America to a friend. This is based on 317 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

75% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Make-A-Wish Foundation of America as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Make-A-Wish Foundation of America.

62% of employees think that Make-A-Wish Foundation of America has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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