Tag: Happy

A New Smiling Face in a Happy Place

April 21st, 2010

I’m Carrie and I’m excited to say that I am a brand new “Wish Coordinator” with KWN. I have donated my time quite a few years back to some children’s organizations with my husband, Alfie. We enjoyed it tremendously and when this opportunity came to me, I thought it would be a very rewarding career […]

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‘Tis the Season for Theme Park Wishes!

January 26th, 2010

The majority of our wish kids ask to visit Disney World and all the other awesome theme parks that call Florida home. Believe it or not, despite all the press releases I’ve written about kids visiting the theme parks, I still like hearing the stories these children and their parents have about the parks. Having been born and […]

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Child Hero Honored at Children’s Diagnostic & Treatment Center

January 14th, 2010

Fort Lauderdale, FL – The Children’s Diagnostic & Treatment Center, in conjunction with Kids Wish Network, honored Parker Ming on December 23, 2009, as a result of the bravery he has displayed throughout the course of his illness.  Parker is a 10 year old who was born prematurely with severe low birth weight.  He spent […]

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It’s a Chilly Way to Start the New Year

January 5th, 2010

…but these wish stories just warm our hearts! Now that the New Year has come, it’s time to get back to all that wonderful wish granting and Hero work that we all do so well here at KWN.  It really didn’t hit me that it was 2010 until I found myself looking at all the […]

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A Holiday Wish

December 6th, 2009

I hope that all of our Wish Kids, Wish Families, Hero Kids, Hero Facilities, Sponsors and Donors have the most happy of holidays. May your wishes come true and may your hearts be light this season. All my best to you and yours, Alicia Editorial Department

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Words can show an awful lot

September 22nd, 2009

All of the surveys for wishes granted, heroes recognized and gift banks delivered come through me. As I was going through a small stack today, I realized that there were some words that were constantly repeated in surveys from people and facilities all around the country, so I decided to post a few for you […]

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Keeping Up The Employee Morale

August 21st, 2009

I started working at Kids Wish Network over 3 ½ years ago and I always enjoy coming to work.  I can’t say that for every job I’ve ever had however!  As the Office and Personnel Administrator in the Human Resource Department I get to work directly with all of our great KWN associates and Managers […]

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Christmas in July

August 5th, 2009

Mark, some of our staff and I had fun delivering toys for St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital. This was for their “Christmas in July” campaign. Those toys were to help put the smiles on the faces of many sick and injured children. I encourage anyone who wants to view this success story, please click here. This […]

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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.