Tag: giving

Kids Wish Network Grants Wisconsin Boy’s Wish to Meet Kevin Durant

April 2016

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin (April 6, 2016): National children’s charity Kids Wish Network (KWN) recently partnered with the Oklahoma City Thunder to grant the ultimate wish of a boy with epilepsy. Kids Wish Network made Wish Kid Derek’s once in a life-time dream to meet Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder come true. Derek was a […]

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Kids Wish Network Partners with Face Off to Grant Wish for California Girl

April 2016

CITRUS HEIGHTS, Calif. (April 1, 2016): Children’s charity Kids Wish Network (KWN) recently partnered with Syfy’s reality TV Show Face Off to grant the wish of a young girl with type 1 diabetes. KWN arranged with Face Off to bring Emmy and her entire family to the set of her favorite show produced in Burbank, […]

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10 Ways to Get Involved: Be Part of the Magic of Kids Wish Network

March 2016

  1. Refer a child between the ages of 3 and 18 like Hunter with a life-threatening illness for a once in a lifetime wish.   2. Connect with Kids Wish Network on Social Media Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, YouTube to stay updated on how they’re turning dreams into realities.   3. Donate $25 to provide […]

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Moonjar Moneybox: Educating Kids about Money

March 2016

Financial literacy is a difficult concept for most adults to grasp, let alone children. That is why Lalie Scandiuzzi created the Moonjar Moneybox in 2001. She firmly believes in starting the conversation about basic monetary values at an early age and approaching it in a fun, kid-friendly way. The name Moonjar comes from the idea […]

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Kids Wish Network Recognizes Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women & Children as an Honored Hero Facility

March 2016

HONOLULU (March 17, 2016): Children’s charity Kids Wish Network (KWN) is pleased to recognize Kapi’olani Medical Center for Women & Children as one of its 2015 Honored Hero Facility. Kapi’olani receives this distinguished recognition for its staff of child life specialists’ strong commitment to KWN’s Hero of the Month program. Through the Hero of the […]

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Kids Wish Network Runs on Dunkin’ Donuts Fundraiser

January 2016

HOLIDAY, Fla. (Jan. 18, 2016): National children’s charity Kids Wish Network was honored to be chosen as the recipient of global doughnut company and coffeehouse chain Dunkin’ Donuts’ fundraising efforts in 19 of its stores from the Tampa, FL, area. Kids Wish Network is a national charitable organization dedicated to infusing hope, creating happy memories, […]

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Kids Wish Network Teen Meets New England Patriots’ Stephen Gostkowski

December 2015

BOSTON, Mass. Kids Wish Network partnered with Stephen Gostkowski of the New England Patriots to grant the wish of a teenage girl diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia, a cancer of the bone marrow. Stephen Gostkowski, placekicker for the New England Patriots, was flattered that Wish Kid Leah wanted to meet him and he made room […]

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Kids Wish Network Recognizes Nebraska Medicine as Honored Hero Facility for the 2015 3rd Quarter

December 2015

OMAHA, Neb. (Dec. 9, 2015): Children’s charity Kids Wish Network (KWN) is pleased to recognize Nebraska Medicine as its 3rd Quarter 2015 Honored Hero Facility for the hospital and its staff of child life specialist’s outstanding commitment and active participation in KWN’s Hero of the Month program. Kids Wish Network partners with hospitals and other […]

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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.