Tag: Howie Mandel

Alisia with AGT Judges - Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Mel B

Kids Wish Network Partners with Howie Mandel and the Cast of America’s Got Talent on Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience for Florida Wish Kid

October 2016

Holiday, FL. (September 30, 2016): National children’s charity Kids Wish Network (KWN) recently partnered with comedian, TV host, and actor Howie Mandel and others from the cast of TV’s America’s Got Talent to grant a once in a lifetime experience for a Florida girl diagnosed with a life threatening illness. Kids Wish Network, which began […]

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Wish kid Alisia - Kids Wish Network

Chiari Malformation Leaves Alisia in Agony

April 2016

“She broke down and cried uncontrollably from the pain” Alisia started complaining of persistent headaches in middle school. As they increased in severity, doctors suggested various treatments for Alisia to try. She was instructed to get more rest, change her diet, and keep a running log of her headaches. After an entire year, Alisia was […]

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Howie Mandel Makes Wish Come True for Oregon Girl with Life-Threatening Illness, Thanks to Kids Wish Network and Sponsors

June 2012

LINCOLN CITY, Ore. – A girl with a life-threatening illness has her wish to meet Howie Mandel granted by international children’s charity Kids Wish Network and generous sponsors. Nothing gets 7-year-old Cassandra – aka Cassie – down, not even her condition. She was born  with her spinal column exposed, through a disorder called myelomeningocele, which […]

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I Got to Meet Howie Mandel!

March 2012

Name: Cassandra Age: 7 State: OR Cassandra was born with her spinal column exposed, through a condition called myelomeningocele, which is a form of spina bifida. Spina bifida is condition that causes significant problems including paralysis and a compromised immune system, which can lead to other life-threatening illnesses. Because of this condition, Cassandra is unable […]

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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.