Tag: CiCi’s Pizza


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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Wish Kid Colten Met His Favorite Characters at Disney

February 19th, 2016

“He was able to give out hugs and trained to be a superhero” Two weeks after Colten turned five, he lost all functioning in his legs. He went from being able to walk normally to not even being able to stand on his own. Colten was originally diagnosed with dopamine-responsive dystonia (DRD), a rare condition […]

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Wish Kid Alexander’s Magical Adventure

December 31st, 2015

“He met all his favorite characters and more” Alexander was born with a birthmark about the size of an inch on his hip, and it seemed to cause him discomfort. He was finally diagnosed with a vascular malformation, characterized by painful abnormal clusters of blood vessels that occur during fetal development. He was referred to […]

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Adeline Davis

A Glass Slipper for Adeline

July 20th, 2015

“PRINCESS-PACKED WISH TRIP WAS SPECTACULAR” Adeline was diagnosed at birth with Down syndrome, a congenital disorder that can cause intellectual impairment and physical abnormalities. She was placed in the NICU for six days where she then contracted E-coli. After her release, Adeline was diagnosed with hypothyroidism at 6 months old when she didn’t reach her […]

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Jayce Berryman

Yankees in Theme Park Paradise

July 7th, 2015

“It was a great experience that we are truly so thankful for” Three years ago, Jayce’s life was turned upside down when he was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Suddenly, the 5-year-old was faced with radically unstable blood sugar levels, daily injections, and insulin pumps. The life-threatening condition has taken an emotional toll on the […]

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Justin McCain

Justin’s Tyrannosaural Trip

April 8th, 2014

“This was a trip Justin will always remember” In early 2010, Justin’s infant baby brother was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease that primarily affects the lungs and digestive system. This news prompted the entire family to get tested, and Justin tested positive. Cystic fibrosis is characterized by the production of abnormal mucus that […]

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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.