Canada’s first non-profit organization to grant the union of marriage celebrated through a wedding to those faced with a terminal illness.
We are AWW Society, Canada’s first non-profit that grants the union of marriage to a bride or groom who is diagnosed with a terminal illness and has a life expectancy of 5 years or less. Since our foundation in 2014 in Vancouver we partner with local wedding professionals that volunteer their services in support of our mission.
Linda met Dave on a dog walk 13 years ago in a Vancouver park. Some time after the couple would be confronted with one of life’s biggest challenges: Linda was diagnosed with COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), a deteriorating illness. But their love...read more
Our first A Wish To Wed's wedding is a fact. It was a day of happiness and celebration of love. Kim and Andrew's wedding at the Creekside Community Centre was everything we hoped for and more. It'll forever have a special place in our hearts. The wedding was...read more
We are beyond excited to present to you the first couple to get their wedding wish granted by A Wish to Wed. Meet Kim and Andrew! They met each other in 1988 and have 2 kids. Living the good life together, their lives got shaken up two years ago when Kim was diagnosed...read more