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Kids Wish Network Teams Up with the Orlando Magic & Victor Oladipo for Basketball Fan’s Wish

June 2nd, 2016

ORLANDO, Fla. (June 2016): Children’s charity Kids Wish Network recently partnered with the Orlando Magic and player Victor Oladipo to grant the wish of a young boy with Down syndrome. Wish Kid Adriel was born with complications associated with Down syndrome including a low platelet count that required a transfusion, a heart murmur, and tracheomalacia, […]

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Morgan’s Wish to Meet a Princess is Granted

May 18th, 2016

When Morgan was two years old, a blood sugar test showed that her glucose level was a startling 600, three times the norm. She now uses a continuous glucose monitor (CGM) to check her glucose levels 24 hours a day through a sensor that connects to an insulin pump. The CGM will give Morgan early […]

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Wish Kid MacAdrian’s Adventure to See Her Beloved Princesses, Mermaids, and Fairies

March 23rd, 2016

MacAdrian, affectionately nicknamed “Mackie,” was only two years old when she started displaying symptoms for what her parents would later learn was type 1 diabetes. At one point, her glucose level was a startling 526, more than twice the norm. It took two days to normalize her blood sugar levels and another six days in […]

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Adriel’s Orlando Magic Visit with Victor Oladipo

March 18th, 2016

“The basketball and fireman enthusiast had the time of his life on his dream wish trip” A prenatal diagnostic test confirmed that Adriel would be born with Down syndrome. Complications associated with Down syndrome became apparent after Adriel’s birth. These included a low platelet count that required a transfusion and a heart murmur that kept […]

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A Toddler’s Dangerously Starved Cells

February 8th, 2016

“Gracie did not want to leave Florida” At three years old, little Gracie had already been potty trained. When she began regressing, her mom thought she might have a simple bladder infection so she took her to the pediatrician. Gracie’s labs showed that her blood sugar levels were alarmingly high at 500; shocking news considering […]

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Flying High with Ethan

October 20th, 2015

“From roller coasters to indoor skydiving, this wish let him explore his adventurous side” Ethan wasn’t drinking his bottle, had a high pitched squeal, and the compressions in his stomach for breathing were abnormal. Ethan was admitted to the hospital, and doctors placed a feeding tube in his little body. Then he started to have […]

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A Swimmingly Good Time for Sophia

September 16th, 2015

“SeaWorld was her favorite part of the trip” Sophia is a 9-year-old girl who woke up one morning paralyzed. The entire right side of her body wasn’t functioning. Sophia had an enormous bleed on her brain, and weak blood vessels had started growing in Sophia’s brain. They had leaked and caused an enormous bleed on […]

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Making Myli’s Wish Come True

July 21st, 2015

“She got to meet all her favorites from Frozen” Born eight weeks premature, Myli started suffering from seizures immediately and was flown to a nearby children’s hospital for her first two weeks of life. At her one-month follow-up appointment, her doctor noticed Myli’s legs were not functioning normally and were somewhat crossed. According to her […]

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48,632 kids helped this last fiscal year through our many programs and services.

Our Mission

Kids Wish Network is a 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.