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These parties are held at the shelters. Birthday Wishes volunteers plan and implement every facet of the party - including individually wrapped birthday gifts, games, party favors, decorations, entertainment, and of the course the birthday cake. Birthday supply donations, gifts, and volunteers are needed. All party volunteers must complete a background check and an orientation. Once approved, background checks are valid for 3 years.

Party Volunteers:

Download the CORI form. Bring the completed form to the nearest Birthday Wishes office with your ID, or mail the completed, notarized form to: Birthday Wishes, P.O. Box 590645, Newton Centre, MA 02459. Note: CORI approval takes 3-5 days.


All party volunteers must attend a 45-minute orientation session at the Newton Centre office prior to signing up for a party.  Orientations will he held at our office, 11 Homer St, Newton Centre, on Thursday, November 13th, 7-8 PM.  RSVP required. Please contact Sue Ross for more information or to reserve a spot in one of these sessions.

Rhode Island Party Volunteers:

Download the BCI Form and instructions for submitting to the Office of the Attorney, General BCI Unit. Your BCI records should then be mailed or delivered to: Birthday Wishes, 142 Cottage Street, Pawtucket, RI 02860 Note: BCI approval takes 5-7 days. If you have any questions, please contact Susan Kostas.

Create an Account

Click the link right next to the item(s) you would like to donate. Your information will be passed on to a Birthday Wishes Party Coordinator, who will contact you with all details. Once your submission is confirmed, your first name will be posted next to the item(s) you are donating. You will be able to keep track of what you've signed up for, and others will be able to see what we still need for each party!
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Welcome to Birthday Wishes!

  • If this is the first time you are volunteering or donating to a Birthday Wishes party, you must first create an account. You will be asked to create a username and password. Please remember your password for future log-in.
  • If you would like to volunteer at a party, you must first complete a background check (valid for 3 years) and participate in a 30 minute orientation.
  • After you sign up, a Birthday Wishes party coordinator will respond within 24 hours.