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Christmas Wishlist 2020

HOPE worldwide Canada is calling on Winnipegers to help make the holidays a little more special this year for young people living alone in care and without strong family support.

The recipients on our Christmas Wishlist are young people who have been identified by Child & Family Services social workers as those really in need of some Christmas cheer.  In keeping with current COVID-19 restrictions, we are requesting donors to purchase and send electronic gift cards as presents for the young people on the Wishlist.

Steps to donate to the Christmas Wishlist:

  1. Read the gift requests below (view more information on the request by using the button.)
  2. Select the GIVE button for the young person (or people!) you will purchase for.
      • Input your name and email address.
      • Select Confirm once done.
  3. Purchase the electronic gift card(s). Suggested minimum of $20 for each card.
  4. Forward the gift card to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org, making sure to include:
      • the ID# for the gift recipient in the Subject line of your email
      • a personal holiday greeting for your gift recipient

You will receive a confirmation email once we have received the electronic gift card to our Wishlist email address and once it’s been sent off to your recipient. If you have any questions regarding the Christmas Wishlist, please contact wishlist@hopewwcanada.org

Thank you for making the holidays a little more special for young people in need!

Best Buy Gift Card for Alex (ID #101)

Alex is currently finishing Grade 12. He is very interested in Rap music and wants to become a professional artist. He has released his first album on Spotify and Apply Music. He would love a gift card to Best Buy. If you intend to purchase for Alex, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Skip the Dishes Gift Card for Pam (ID #147)

Pam is 16 years old and living on her own. She is learning to cook meals for herself however she loves to order out. A gift card from Skip the Dishes or Doordash would be a wonderful gift. If you intend to purchase for Pam, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sobey's Gift Card for Shannon (ID #129)

Shannon lives on her own in Gimli, MB. She recently finished High School and plans to attend the University of Winnipeg starting in January. Shannon would love a Sobey's giftcard for groceries as that is the main store in Gimli. She would also be happy with an Amazon gift card as she also shops frequently online. If you intend to purchase for Shannon, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sephora Gift Card for Hailey (ID #144)

Hailey is a 16 year old living on her own. She is currently attending school and enjoys ordering in dinner, hair, make-up and clothes. She would love a gift card to either Skip the Dishes, Sephora or Best Buy. If you intend to purchase for Hailey, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sport Chek Gift Card for Emanuel (ID # 104)

Emanuel is currently in Grade 11. He loves playing basketball and is very talented. He lives with his older brother and enjoys playing video games. He would love a gift card to Sport Chek If you intend to purchase for Emanuel, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Best Buy Gift Card for Mathew (ID # 109)

Mathew is in the process of moving out on his own and is currently looking for a job. He enjoys music and riding his bike. Mathew would enjoy a gift card from Walmart or Best Buy to purchase household items. He would also enjoy a gift card from McDonalds. If you intend to purchase for Mathew, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Canadian Tire Gift Card for Richard (ID #115)

Richard is going to be attending school for welding. He would like a gift card to Canadian Tire, Napa Autoparts, or Princess Auto. If you intend to purchase for Richard, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Michael (ID #138)

Michael just graduated from High School and is working full time at Burger King. He would love a gift card to Walmart to purchase groceries. If you intend to purchase for Michael, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift Card for Sam (ID #122)

Sam has a variety of interests including style and social media. she is a very driven individual. She would love a gift card for Amazon. If you intend to purchase for Sam, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sephora Gift Card for Emma (ID #102)

Emma is in Grade 12. She is currently working on finding a job and figuring our what she would like to do in post-secondary. She likes photography and make-up. Emma would love a gift card for Sephora. If you intend to purchase for Emma, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift Card for Joseph (ID #118)

Joseph is 19 and loves reading, psychological discourse and video games. He would benefit greatly from an Amazon gift card. If you intend to purchase for Joseph, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Restaurant Gift Card for Jay (ID # 134)

Jay is attending High School and will be graduating in 2021. He was working part time as a server but was recently laid off due to COVID-19. Jay would enjoy a gift card from any restaurant as he enjoys eating out. If you intend to purchase for Jay, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Tim Hortons Gift Card for Evan (ID #120)

Evan enjoys style and he is also attending school. He would love to have a coffee gift card from Tim Hortons. If you intend to purchase for Evan, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Starbucks Gift Card for Faith (ID #142)

Faith is a student at the University of Manitoba. She works part-time however she was laid off due to COVID-19. Faith would love a gift card from Starbucks as this is her favourite place. If you intend to purchase for Faith, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Tim Hortons Gift For Brianna (ID #107)

Brianna currently attends Red River College and plans to become an Early Childhood Educator. She works part-time at a daycare and enjoys tea. She is always on the go between school and work so a Tim Hortons gift card would be perfect for her. If you intend to purchase for Brianna, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Salon Gift Card for Adrianna (ID #111)

Adrianna is 18 years old and graduated this year. She enjoys collecting and taking care of her shoes as well as getting her nails done. A gift card to a local salon where she could get her nails done would be perfect for Adrianna. If you intend to purchase for Adrianna, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Krystal (ID #137)

Krystal has been living on her own since September of 2020 and is currently living with her twin brother. She attends the University of Manitoba and also works part time, however she was laid off due to COVID-19. Krystal would love a gift card to Walmart to purchase groceries. If you intend to purchase for Krystal, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Superstore Gift Card for Lexus (ID #125)

Lexus enjoys music and is currently working. She would enjoy a Superstore gift card as they have a great selection of various things she needs. If you intend to purchase for Lexus, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Sierra (ID #140)

Sierra works full time but was laid off due to COVID-19. She lives with her sister. She is connected with her faith and an active member of her community. Sierra would like a gift card to Walmart so that she could purchase groceries. If you intend to purchase for Sierra, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sephora Gift Card for Connie (ID #103)

Connie is currently working part-time and is very interested in beauty. She has taken professional courses in make up and brow tinting. She would love a gift card to Sephora. If you intend to purchase for Connie, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift Card for Gage (ID #114)

Gage enjoys fitness and being active. He would love a gift card to Amazon. If you intend to purchase for Gage, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Apple Gift Card for Zane (ID #135)

Zane is 16 years old and enjoys hair, make-up, and manicures. She also enjoys art and music. Currently she is attending school and looks forward to finding a part-time job. Zane would like a gift card from Best Buy, Amazon, Apple or Sephora. If you intend to purchase for Zane, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift for Seth (ID #128)

Seth is currently enrolled in school. He is interested in business, fitness and healthy living. He would love a gift card from Amazon. If you intend to purchase for Seth, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Coffee Gift Card for Jaclyn (ID #146)

Jaclyn currently lives in a rural area and moved out on her own in October of 2020. She is very handy and enjoys doing work around her home. She has completed 2 years of university. Jaclyn would love a gift card to a restaurant or a coffee shop. If you intend to purchase for Jaclyn, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Best Buy Gift Card for Brandon (ID #106)

Brandon is currently going to school full time at the University of Manitoba for Computer Science. He works part time and enjoys playing video games and hanging out with friends. Brandon is very interested in computers. A gift card to Best Buy would be perfect for him! If you intend to purchase for Brandon, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Amy (ID #113)

Amy attends school and started living on her own a few months ago. She enjoys hair styling. Amy would love a gift card for groceries, make-up or clothing stores. If you intend to purchase for Amy, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Chance (ID #136)

Chance recently moved in with his twin sister in September. He currently attends the University of Manitoba and was working part time however has been laid off due to covid. Chance would love a gift card to Walmart to purchase groceries. If you intend to purchase for Chance, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Superstore Gift Card for Mackayla (ID #124)

Mackayla enjoys fashion, style and music. She would love a gift card from Superstore as it would provide for a variety of her needs. If you intend to purchase for Mackayla, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Starbucks Gift Card for Jane (ID #141)

Jane is 17 years old and currently living with her sister. She will be graduating high school in 2021. She was working a part time job as a server however she was laid off due to COVID-19. She would love a gift card from Tim Hortons or Starbucks. If you intend to purchase for Jane, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Michael's Gift Card for Selena (ID #108)

Selena has a variety of interests. She enjoys skateboarding, movies, baking, art, singing, and dancing. She would love a gift card from an arts and crafts store such as Michael's. She would also enjoy a gift card from Walmart or Dollarama. If you intend to purchase for Selena, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift Card for Violet (ID #116)

Violet works full time and is working on completing her high school education. She would love a gift card from Amazon to purchase make-up, jewellery and other fun things. If you intend to purchase for Violet, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Ali (ID #139)

Ali has been living on her own for the last year. He currently works part time at Shoppers Drug Mart. He would love a gift card to Walmart to purchase groceries. If you intend to purchase for Ali, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift Card for Sky (ID #127)

Sky is currently going to school and living on her own. She recently became a new mother and would benefit from an Amazon gift card to purchase supplies/items for herself and her new child. If you intend to purchase for Sky, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Restaurant Gift Card for Carl (ID #145)

Carl lives on his own and works as a part time drywaller. He enjoys eating out. He would like a gift card from a food store or restaurant. If you intend to purchase for Carl, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Pet Smart Gift Card for Kia (ID #105)

Kia is currently in the process of starting an apprenticeship to become a Ferrier. She lives in Lundar, Manitoba and loves working with animals. A gift card for Pet Smart would be perfect for Kia. If you intend to purchase for Kia, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sephora Gift Card for Kiera (ID #117)

Kiera enjoys working with children. She also enjoys subway, make-up and has a strong sense of justice. She would love a gift card from Sephora to purchase skin care products. If you intend to purchase for Kiera, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift Card for Carter (ID #121)

Carter enjoys social justice initiatives. He is attending university and is highly involved in cultural activities. He would love a gift card to Amazon. If you intend to purchase for Carter, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Emily (ID #143)

Emily just moved into her own place this last fall. She is attending high school and working hard to graduate in 2021. Emily would be grateful for a gift card to Tim Hortons or Walmart. If you intend to purchase for Emily, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sport Chek Gift Card for Robert (ID #110)

Robert just turned 18 in November and enjoys hands on learning. He is interested in mechanics and auto body work. Robert enjoys hockey and has played most of his life. He would really appreciate a gift card from Sport Chek. If you intend to purchase for Robert, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift Card for Ashley (ID #119)

Ashley is currently working and attending university to become a paramedic. She has a variety of interests and would love an Amazon gift card. If you intend to purchase for Ashley, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift Card for Loren (ID #126)

Loren enjoys reading and writing. She is currently attending school. An Amazon gift card would be a great gift for her as she is awaiting a book to come out that will only be released on that site. If you intend to purchase for Loren, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Shoppers Drug Mart Gift Card for Tasha (ID #112)

Tasha is 18 and lives on her own. Both of her parents have passed away and she has no contact with other family. She is great with people and enjoys music. She would love a gift card to a grocery store like Shoppers Drug Mart or Superstore. If you intend to purchase for Tasha, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Starbucks Gift Card for Brooke (ID #123)

Brooke is very much into mechanical repair and cars. She would love a gift card to Starbucks. If you intend to purchase for Brooke, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Restaurant Gift Card for Khayden (ID #148)

Khayden is 16 years old and often takes care of his younger siblings. He would really appreciate a gift card to any restaurant. If you intend to purchase for Khayden, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Nathan (ID #149)

Nathan is 19 years old and would appreciate a gift card for food or coffee. If you intend to purchase for Nathan, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Coffee Gift Card for Drew (ID #150)

Drew is 20 years old and would appreciate a gift card for food or coffee. If you intend to purchase for Drew, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Best Buy Gift Card for Katrise (ID #151)

Katrise is 21 years old and enjoys playing video games. She would really love a gift card to Best Buy. If you intend to purchase for Katrise, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sports Chek Gift Card for Max (ID #152)

Max loves to play sports and video games. He would love a gift card to Sports Chek or Best Buy. If you intend to purchase for Max, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sephora Gift Card for Addie (ID #153)

Addie is currently attending Red River College and plans to pursue the paramedics program there. She enjoys make up and would love a gift card to Sephora. If you intend to purchase for Addie, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Michael's Gift Card for Raven (ID #154)

Raven is 20 years old. She love to be at home as well as work on crafts in her free time. A gift card to Michael's would be perfect for Raven. If you intend to purchase for Raven, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Ardene's Gift Card for Sabrina (ID #155)

Sabrina lives on her own and works at Pet Value. She plans to attend Red River College in the new year. She enjoys hair and make up. A gift card to Ardene's or Sephora would be perfect for Sabrina. If you intend to purchase for Sabrina, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Superstore Gift Card for Robyn (ID #156)

Robyn is 20 years old and living on her own. She will be graduating from Red River College next year with a certificate in Youth Care. She also loves cats very much. Robyn would love a gift card to Polo Park if possible or Superstore or Walmart. If you intend to purchase for Robyn, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Taylor (ID #157)

Taylor is 20 years old. She is a talented and trained hair dresser but is now back in school and pursuing accounting as a possible career path. Taylor would love a gift card to Superstore or Walmart would be perfect for Taylor. If you intend to purchase for Taylor, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Coffee Gift Card for Calvin (ID #158)

Calvin completed high school in June 2020. He lives on his own and works part time. He hopes to become a welder in the future. Calvin would love a gift card to Starbucks or Tim Hortons. If you intend to purchase for Calvin, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Sports Chek Gift Card for Logan (ID #159)

Logan enjoys outdoor sports. He especially enjoys skateboarding and snowboarding. A gift card to Sports Chek would be perfect for Logan. If you intend to purchase for Logan, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Coffee Gift Card for Candace (ID #160)

Candace is 18 years old and lives on her own. She would enjoy a gift card to Starbucks, McDonalds, or Tim Hortons. If you intend to purchase for Candace, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Walmart Gift Card for Lydia (ID #161)

Lydia is 19 years old and living on her own. She currently attends University and is earning credits towards applying for the bachelor of social work program. Lydia would be thrilled to get a gift card from Walmart. If you intend to purchase for Lydia, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Best Buy Gift Card for Evan (ID #162)

Evan is currently going to school and hopes to get a job soon. He enjoys playing video games. Evan would love a gift card to Best Buy. If you intend to purchase for Evan, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Amazon Gift Card for Megan (ID #163)

Megan goes to school and currently has a job as an essential worker. She would love a gift card to Polo Park or Amazon. If you intend to purchase for Megan, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

Superstore Gift Card for Anna (ID #164)

Anna is 20 years old and currently taking courses at Red River College for information and technology. She would love a gift card to Superstore or Walmart. If you intend to purchase for Anna, select GIVE to enter your name and email and select CONFIRM. Once you have purchased the gift card, email it along with your holiday greetings to wishlist@hopewwcanada.org for distribution.

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