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The Wonder Wall

A brilliant naming opportunity for you.
Fun and joy for all.

The Wonder Wall, an interactive display of over 900 multicolored lights, inspires joy and play—and offers you a lasting mark at Boston Children’s Hospital. Kids and families turn the lights to create endless colors and designs, all while reading messages of hope. With a gift of $5,000, you can inscribe a light with your own personal message.


Donate by August 31 to join the Wonder Wall’s grand reveal celebration in October »

Your personal light:

  • Includes your message of up to 50 characters
  • May celebrate someone special
  • Gives you a lasting way to delight and inspire families and kids
  • Is 2 ½” in diameter and shines in every color.

FAQs

Where is the Wonder Wall?

The Wonder Wall is located at the main Boston campus, right across from our Patient Entertainment Center that overlooks the main lobby.

How many lights are available?

There are 957 lights available to inscribe. At this time, there are no plans to add more lights.

How long will my light be a part of the Wonder Wall?

Your light will remain part of the Wonder Wall for the life of the installation.

What message can I inscribe?

You can inscribe a message of your choice up to 50 characters, including spaces and punctuation. Some examples:

  • In honor of the Stephenson Family
  • In tribute to Molly Wright
  • Get well! Love, Amy and Dan
  • Thank you Dr. Smith—the Apple Family

Will my light be inscribed as soon as I make my gift?

We inscribe lights twice per year—we’ll be sure to tell you when to expect it. If you donate before August 31, 2017, it will be inscribed before the Wonder Wall’s reveal in October.

Will my gift be tax deductible?

Yes, your gift is 100% tax deductible! You’ll receive a tax receipt after making your gift.

What will my gift support at Boston Children’s?

Your gift will benefit the Every Child Fund, the most essential fund at Boston Children’s Hospital. Learn more here »

Can I designate my gift to a specific program or physician at the hospital?

All gifts made to the Wonder Wall support the Every Child Fund.

Can I personalize multiple lights?

Absolutely! You can make up to four gifts (securing up to four personalized lights) via the online form. For more than four, please contact Lauren Desrosiers: lauren.desrosiers@chtrust.org; 857-218-3106.

Can I make my gift in installments?

We offer monthly gifts over one year ($416.60/month) as part of our Dream Makers program.

Can I make a gift through a group fundraising effort?

All gifts to the Wonder Wall must come through a single donor.

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Your Impact

When you engrave a message, you support the Every Child Fund, the most essential fund at Boston Children’s Hospital. Every dollar you give has 100% impact, and brings us closer to ending disease for all children.

Our Campaign

Join our campaign to transform the future of health for all children. We’re building new spaces to support family-centered care, bringing our experts together across diseases, and creating new ways to advance our world-leading research.

Questions?

Contact Lauren Desrosiers:
lauren.desrosiers@chtrust.org
857-218-3106.

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