Your membership in The Association of Wish Granting Organizations, Inc. (AWGO) will tell the world that your organization adheres to the strictest guidelines set forth for wish granting. Donors to your charity give with confidence that the majority of their dollars are being spent for your stated purpose.
OTHER VALUABLE BENEFITS TO YOUR ORGANIZATION
Annual Conference: All wish granting and related purpose organizations are invited to attend our annual conference. AWGO members attend a discounted rate. Conference attendees are encouraged to share ideas and concerns, as well as hear pertinent topics by well known speakers. More information on the upcoming 2012 Conference in New Orleans is contained in the following document. 2012 AWGO Conference Registration Antoines info.pdf
Members Only Access through this website that will give you invaluable information to aid in your wish granting efforts.
Standardized forms and letters to aid in the wish process
Streamlining wish process forms including fundraising release forms to volunteer applications and so much more
On-line educational materials featuring topics such as grant writing, tax tips, and taking care of your wish granters and donors, to name a few
Database access containing information to help you with those difficult wishes.
Celebrity wish liason to handle contacts for meet and greets.
Helpful links to other charitable organizations (American Cancer Society, American Heart Association)
Affiliation with websites to keep your wish families in touch during and after treatment - like caringbridge.org, carepages.org and others.
AWGO partner discounts and donations to AWGO members only: airlines, hotels, restaurants, condos, computers, cruises, too name a few!
An AWGO on-line store where you can purchase personalized items complete with your logo for your fundraising efforts, or to give to wish families. These items will be at a significant discount to you due to the quantity AWGO orders. Items available include pens, backpacks, shirts, golf towels, cups, coats, and much more!
Annual press release in your area recognizing your organization for membership in The Association of Wish Granting Organizations.
Samantha dreamed of a shopping spree!