Tag: fun

Tomball girl with rare disorder gets Disney World wish granted

June 2010

A young Tomball girl, Haley, suffering from a rare progressive brain condition, recently had her wish to visit Walt Disney World granted thanks to Kids Wish Network and several sponsors from Texas and Florida. When Haley was born, she showed no brain activity and was kept in the hospital for three months. During that time, […]

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Findlay girl awarded Florida trip by charity

March 2010

Brianna Bean, 7, of Findlay, recently visited Disney’s Magic Kingdom and Hollywood Studios with a trip made possible by national children’s charity Kids Wish Network. Brianna suffers from congenital heart disease. She was diagnosed with this life-threatening condition the day she was born. She has had numerous surgeries, her first when she was just 1 […]

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Wish comes true for little boy thanks to Kids Wish Network

March 2010

Keagan is an intelligent 4-year-old boy who was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy before his first birthday. He has severe quadriplegia and is unable to walk, hold his head up, or use his arms or legs. Keagan relies on assistance for the simplest tasks, including bathing and feeding himself. He has serious muscles spasms in his […]

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Sick Downey boy honored for courage

February 2010

DOWNEY – A young boy who is recovering from a rare and painful illness has been awarded the Hero of the Month award through national charity Kids Wish Network and participating facility Kaiser Permanente in Bellflower. Miguel Cabrera is a 6-year-old boy from Downey who was admitted to Kaiser Permanente with red, bloody blisters covering […]

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Groups come together to grant Montgomery teen’s wish

February 2010

Jeffretta Splunge was diagnosed at age 8 with a rare form of kidney disease, but that didn’t stop her from dreaming of the chance to see a movie star. Although she didn’t see one in person, Jeffretta, now a Jefferson Davis High School junior, did get to see where the stars live when she and […]

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Local boy receives wish

February 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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Surveys, surveys, surveys!

February 2010

Over the course of an average week, I recieve about 30 various surveys. When I get them, I have to sort them and put their information on the correct reports. As of right now, the surveys I get cover wishes, gift banks, Hero families and Hero nominators. The wish families tell me how their wishes […]

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Lansford teen granted wish: Kids Wish Network helps cancer patient visit his brother in California

February 2010

Lansford teen Casey Williams has just returned from the trip of a lifetime to California. He recently spent three weeks visiting his brother in the Golden State, taking in the sights and sounds of California’s most popular attractions. Williams’ holiday trip was sponsored by the Kids Wish Network, a non-profit organization that offers wish granting […]

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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.