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“Back to School” Gift Banks: Helping our KWN local Florida community

August 12th, 2014

It’s that time of the year again when summer comes to an end and kids head back to school. For parents, now is the time for “back to school” shopping. Kids will gather their pencils and paper, pick out a new lunch box, strap on their backpack and start the new school year. Unfortunately for […]

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Spotlight on: Sophia’s Doll Clothes

August 8th, 2014

As the Product Coordinator for KWN, I am always impressed by other peoples’ generosity. I get the chance to work with incredible companies that go above and beyond to help us provide joy to kids facing difficult circumstances. The past few months, I’ve been working with a fantastic company called Sophia’s Doll Clothes that really […]

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Welcoming Wish Kid Jack to Florida! (video)

July 28th, 2014

Wish Coordinator Cassi met Wish Kid Jack as he arrived at the Tampa airport. Jack and his family were starting his beach vacation wish trip to Sanibel Island. Check out his video below! A special thanks goes out to all Jack’s wish sponsors: Sanibel Siesta on the Beach, Dollar Rent A Car, Jerry’s Shopping Center, […]

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Our KWN Disney Princesses

July 21st, 2014

Abigail, Ciara and Mattingly’s wishes all have at least one thing in common; they all want to meet the Disney Princesses! The three Wish Kids started their wish trips the end of the July and a few lucky KWN staff members got to greet them outside the gates of the Magic Kingdom. The girls were […]

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Disney’s Frozen “Let It Go” Mash Up Performed by Wish Kids

July 16th, 2014

Our wish kids love Disney’s “Frozen” and the the “Let It Go” song performed by the voice of Elsa, Idina Menzel. Here, we’ve mashed up several of our wish kids singing the “Let It Go” song and showing us just how hopeful and courageous they really are. “Let It Go” is an original song by […]

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Welcome to the KWN Family: Meet Marketing Assistant Lindsay

July 2nd, 2014

Ello! My name is Lindsay. I recently accepted a position in the marketing department with Kids Wish Network. This morning I was asked; “Why do you want to work with Kids Wish Network?”. This was my favorite of the series of questions I was confronted with on the day of my interview. I am excited […]

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Connecting with our Supporters – Programs Dept.

June 30th, 2014

Kids Wish Network recently participated in two events that gave us the chance to connect with some of our biggest supporters, as well as make new friends. In May, Kids Wish Network set up a display at the Child Life Council 2014 Annual Conference in New Orleans. The event is designed for child life professionals […]

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#CF Warrior Guest blog by Kira Taylor (Wish Kid)

May 2nd, 2014

Kira was granted a shopping spree wish from Kids Wish Network in 2009. Here’s an update on what she’s doing now! Kira: Ever since my wish was granted, I have been very positive, outgoing and extra helpful. I tell myself everyday that I can achieve my dreams no matter what happens even though I have […]

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114,912 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.