Tag: Computer


I Can’t Thank You Enough for my MacBook Pro!

August 20th, 2012

Name: Quan Age: 18 State: TX Two years ago in China, Quan woke up in the middle of the night with severe pains in his leg. He was rushed to the hospital, where a CT scan revealed that he had Hodgkin’s lymphoma – a cancer of the lymphatic system. He began treatment and, two years […]

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Kids Wish Network Grants Computer Wish to Teen with Cancer

June 19th, 2012

LEHIGHTON, Pa. – A teen stricken by cancer has his wish for a brand new computer granted by national children’s charity Kids Wish Network. One day, 18-year-old Harold began experiencing severe leg pain and other disquieting symptoms. However, hoping they would pass, he decided not to tell his parents or anyone about them until a […]

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Cal City cancer patient gets wish

November 29th, 2010

CALUMET CITY | The Kids Wish Network, a national children’s charity, recently granted the wish of a Calumet City cancer patient for a new computer. At the end of last year, Tyrell Smith, 18, felt he had a cold. As the cold worsened, he went to the hospital. After completing a biopsy, his doctors diagnosed him […]

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Kids Wish Network Grants Wish to Calumet City Teen with Cancer

November 23rd, 2010

CALUMET CITY, Ill. (PRBuzz) November 22, 2010 — A teen suffering from cancer has his wish for a computer granted through national children’s charity Kids Wish Network and some fantastic local sponsors. At the end of last year, Tyrell started feeling like he was coming down with a cold. As the cold got worse, he […]

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My Laptop Wish Came True!

July 15th, 2010

Name: Geraldine Age: 17 State: MD Geraldine is a 17-year-old who loves to sing. She likes listening to music by Keyshia Cole and watching comedies. Her favorite color is red and she likes to play games on her phone and computer. Geraldine has a large teddy bear collection and she likes to watch basketball and […]

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My New Computer is Awesome!

March 10th, 2010

Name: Rusty Age: 14 State: GA Rusty is a 14-year-old boy who struggles with various life-threatening and debilitating illnesses. He suffers from spastic cerebral palsy, hydrocephalus, hypothyroidism, autism, and is legally blind. Rusty is also missing a portion of his brain and relies on a wheelchair for mobility. Because of his conditions, Rusty must be […]

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Local boy receives wish

February 11th, 2010

One local boy’s wish came true last week  thanks to the Kids Wish Network. Bobby Keith Bastian, 11 of Wiley, received a new laptop and a year’s worth of internet service from CenturyLink. In the summer of 2009, Bastian was diagnosed with having Hereditary Spherocytosis, which is a disorder of the red blood cells. The […]

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Kids Wish Network Provides Little Girl Her Dream Laptop… in Pink!

January 26th, 2010

A little girl suffering from Leukemia is granted her wish for a computer through national children’s charity, Kids Wish Network and some wonderful local sponsors. Just last December, Kaitlyn, a bubbly 8-year-old with a fondness for the color pink, was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. This is a malignant cancer of the white blood cells. […]

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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.