Tag: Buddy Valastro

Gene's Thank You Note

Thanks Make a Wish Even Better

August 20th, 2012

What could make a perfect wish even better? Receiving a handwritten thank you note from the wish kid afterwards. I recently helped grant Gene’s wish to meet Buddy Valastro, TLC’s famous “Cake Boss.” Gene got to tour Buddy’s bakery, shop in the gift store and, best of all, hang out with Buddy and learn some […]

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“Cake Boss” wish raises the bar!

July 10th, 2012

All wishes go well, but some go really, really well, just like one we just granted for Gene from Kentucky. His wish was to meet Buddy Valastro, the famed “Cake Boss” from the TLC TV show, and all I can say about that wish is “Wow!” I know I’ve mentioned it before, but part of […]

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I Decorated a Cake with the Cake Boss!

May 22nd, 2012

Name: Gene Age: 16 State: KY Gene was born with a very rare insulin disorder called Rabson-Mendenhall Syndrome; it is so rare, in fact, that there are only eight known cases worldwide. Because of this condition, Gene produces 100 times more insulin than normal and his insulin receptors do not work – something that will […]

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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.