Tag: hodgkins-lymphoma

Wish Kid Emily’s “Fantastic, wonderful” Wish Trip to San Diego

December 10th, 2015

“Emily survived a tornado and cancer” Emily has faced so much in her life already. A tornado ripped through her home town, leveling her home completely. With all the chaos and stress that ensued, Emily tried to downplay the severity of pain she had been feeling. When it worsened, her parents knew she needed to […]

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Sanm’s Shopping Spree Extravaganza

January 6th, 2014

“Sanm was diagnosed with Stage III Hodgkin’s lymphoma” Sanm is a beautiful and bright young lady who is striving to accomplish her dreams. She was well on her way to a top university to study biology when her life hit a major speed bump. In February of 2013, Sanm was diagnosed with Stage III Hodgkin’s […]

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Cruising Around the Bahamas: Alyssa’s Tropical Wish

January 14th, 2013

“I HAVEN’T SEEN ALYSSA THIS HAPPY IN SUCH A LONG TIME” In 2012, Alyssa noticed a strange lump on her neck. Her father immediately took her to the doctor, where tests revealed that she had Stage 2A Hodgkin’s Lymphoma, a cancer of the lymph nodes; she was started on aggressive chemotherapy within the week. Alyssa […]

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Kids Wish Network Grants Cancer-Stricken Teen from China’s Wish for a MacBook Pro

August 22nd, 2012

HOUSTON, Texas – International children’s charity Kids Wish Network made teenager Quan Yang’s fondest dream for a MacBook computer come true. Kids Wish Network is an international charitable organization dedicated to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children having experienced life-altering situations. Quan’s story began in China two years […]

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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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TV Star and Professional Skateboarder Rob Dyrdek Makes Wish Come True for Colorado Teen Suffering from Cancer, Thanks to Kids Wish Network and Sponsors

June 19th, 2012

ARVADA, Colo. – A teen with Hodgkin’s lymphoma has his wish to meet Rob Dyrdek granted by international children’s charity Kids Wish Network and generous sponsors. Donovan may seem like your average teen on paper, but he isn’t. At 18, he’s not only exceptional, he’s a survivor. Just last year, Donovan was diagnosed with having […]

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I Loved my Cruise!

January 9th, 2012

Name: Jessica Age: 18 State: NY A week prior to starting college, Jessica found it difficult to breathe. She went to the hospital and stayed there for a week, during which her doctors performed a biopsy and the resulting test showed that Jessica had Hodgkin’s lymphoma – a cancer of the lymph tissue. Her doctors […]

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I Met Rob Dyrdek!

November 1st, 2011

Name: Donovan Age: 18 State: CO In February of this year, Donovan was diagnosed with having Hodgkin’s lymphoma, a cancer of the lymph nodes. During his chemotherapy treatments, Donovan toughed it out, but radiation therapy really took a toll on him, putting him “out of commission” for two weeks straight. For his wish, Donovan asked […]

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48,632 kids helped this last fiscal year through our many programs and services.

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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.