Tag: hollywood

Dagen walks the red carpet with Chris Pratt

March 2015

“The wish was more than I ever thought!” On Christmas Day 2013, Dagen was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes and spent his four-day holiday break in the hospital. Now, 14-year-old Dagen needs to check his blood sugar levels frequently and averages four shots of insulin each day. Because his levels are harder to regulate, doctors […]

Read more →

Zach Sees Stars in Hollywood!

January 2010

Name: Zachary Age: 11 State: FL In 2005, Zach was diagnosed with epilepsy. This is a neurological disorder that causes Zach to suffer frequent unprovoked seizures. He is on a strict daily medication regimen for his condition and undergoes frequent EEG testing to monitor his seizure activity. Zach wished to visit Hollywood and boy did […]

Read more →

Martika’s Hollywood Days!

January 2010

Name: Martika Age: 14 State: MD Martika was born with sickle cell disease, a disease in which the red blood cells created in the bone marrow produce an abnormal form of hemoglobin. These blood cells are crescent shaped and have a difficult time passing through the body’s blood vessels to reach the body’s tissues. Those […]

Read more →

The Story of Cody – A True Survivor

December 2009

I was recently honored to be able to work on a wish for a very special young man named Cody, who is a true survivor. Cody lives in NY and was diagnosed with Hirschsprung’s disease at birth. This is a nasty disease that involves a blockage of the large intestine. Cody is 10-years-old and has […]

Read more →

Going the Extra Mile

September 2009

I’ve worked all over the United States trying to fund wishes for children who just need some smiles on their faces. I’ve spoken to some wonderful sponsors and every once in a while you get a sponsor who wants to help in more ways than funding a wish. I recently worked on funding wishes for […]

Read more →

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.