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“Girl Meets World” Tackles Bullying

October 2nd, 2015

“Always Be True to Yourself” Do you remember watching Cory Matthews juggle school, friends, family, and romance from his middle school years all the way through his college graduation on the hit television show, “Boy Meets World?” Every Friday night, I made sure to catch the latest episode featuring my favorite cast of characters: Cory, […]

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My First Wish Kid Meet & Greet

September 23rd, 2015

“My First Wish Kid Meet & Greet” My name is Lauren, and it is my job to be the public face of Kids Wish Network and the voice of hope that we strive to share with the nation. Most mornings you’ll find me twirling the phone cord in my office while pitching a story to […]

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June 10th, 2015

“Three years later, he still talks about it” Kyle was a freshman in high school when he was given a chance to be “Pilot for a Day” at an Air Force Base in Arizona. Kids Wish Network granted the wish for 14 year-old Kyle in 2012. “Three years later, he still talks about it,” said […]

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Wish Kid Kira Takes A Stand Against Bullying

May 13th, 2015

Our Wish Kid, Kira, is a perfect example of how kids dealing with life-threatening illnesses are often bullied Kira has Cystic Fibrosis, an illness that causes difficulty breathing, frequent coughing and lung infections that requires daily treatments and sometimes hospitalization For Kira, the bullying started in elementary school; her classmates were jealous when she came […]

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Eight-Year-Old Cooper Fills the Shoes of a HERO Through His “Fill the Wagon” Initiative

May 12th, 2015

Cooper was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at 9 months old. The condition resulted in complete paralysis on his right side, known as hemiplegia. Now 8 years old, Cooper has undergone medical procedures while under anesthesia to help improve his condition and had several rounds of Botox for spasticity in both his right arm and right […]

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After the Wish – Wish Kid Yasmin’s Perseverance Inspires An Entire Community

May 1st, 2015

“Yasmin has inspired not only her friends and family, but her strength, perseverance and fighting attitude has inspired an entire community of people” Maria (Yasmin) was only 18 months old when she was diagnosed with chronic lung disease and cystic fibrosis, resulting in frequent hospitalizations. At age 2, doctors discovered part of her right lung […]

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Wish Kid Keri Share’s the Latest Chapter In Her Life Story

April 13th, 2015

“My wish was a great escape from the stresses of being sick” Where are they now? We want to know! That’s why KWN continues to be a part of the lives of our Wish Kids, long after the actual wish. Recently, we reached out to Keri, who received a wish from Kids Wish Network in […]

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Overcoming obstacles- Officer Friendly’s story about bullying

March 25th, 2015

“I know that I am not supposed to be perfect; I am just supposed to be myself and be happy with who I am” Hello Everyone, I had a very difficult time starting this project, but I guess the best way is to just be who I am. I am a storyteller, and here is […]

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56,620 kids helped this last fiscal year through our many programs and services.

Our Mission

Kids Wish Network is an international charitable organization dedicated to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children having experienced life-altering situations. Kids Wish Network assists children and their families through several key programs.