Tag: car accident

Luis is Named a Hero by Kids Wish Network and Maimonides Medical Center

Luis is Named a Hero by Kids Wish Network and Maimonides Medical Center

October 24th, 2016

“EVEN AMID THE PAIN, HE WAS IN GOOD SPIRITS” Luis was only 6 years old and yet he had experienced something more traumatic than many of us will ever experience in our lifetime. While crossing the street with his father and younger brother, Luis was hit by a driver who recklessly drove through a red […]

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Sarah Long - Kosair Feb 2016 HOTM

Teen Suffers the Trauma of Two Car Accidents

March 29th, 2016

“Sarah had to relive the pain all over again” You wouldn’t know it from looking at her now, but 14 year old Sarah was recently in a horrific head on collision. As this is the second car accident that she has experienced in her young life, Sarah was forced to relive the painful trauma and […]

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Rio Savage

Surf’s Up for Rio

May 7th, 2015

“He dreamt he was surfing in his sleep!” Along with his brother and father, Rio was in a catastrophic car accident that affected him greatly. While driving to the bus stop one morning, another car crashed into theirs on his side which resulted in a traumatic brain injury for Rio. With the vast number of […]

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Cameron- Hero of the Month

April 22nd, 2015

“Cameron remains positive” One winter day, Cameron’s life changed forever. The car she was riding in slid on an icy road and hit another truck in a head-on collision. Cameron was rushed to Kosair Children’s Hospital where she underwent multiple procedures to save her life. After the accident, surgeon’s needed to close a hole in […]

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Kentucky teen honored as Hero of the Month

February 26th, 2015

BARDSTOWN, Ky. (Feb. 26, 2015): Children’s charity Kids Wish Network, along with Kosair Children’s Hospital, is excited to honor Bardstown 14-year-old Haley Jordan as a 2015 Hero of the Month. Haley was nominated for her continued strength in fighting to recover from an automobile accident. Kids Wish Network’s Hero of the Month program recognizes children […]

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Haley- Hero of the Month

February 11th, 2015

“Haley pushed passed all the pain” The day before Thanksgiving, Hero of the Month Haley was involved in a car accident. The 14-year-old suffered serious injuries and needed immediate medical treatment. From the day of her admission to after New Year’s, Haley spent long days in Kosair Children’s Hospital. The brave teen suffered through a […]

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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.