Kids Wish Network is hard at work planning an incredible experience for Zachary; make sure to stay up to date by checking back soon for all of the details of their once-in-a-lifetime wish!
At one year old, Clayton could not do the same things a typical one year old could do. His poor balance caused many falls which resulted in face fractures and several teeth being knocked out. Following a visit to the hospital after his conditioned had worsened, Clayton was diagnosed with Hydrocephalus or buildup of spinal […]
“By age 3, she had already undergone 3 surgeries” Ella has had three surgeries in the three years since her birth. She was born with myelomeningocele, a severe form of open spina bifida. This defect caused her spinal cord and surrounding nerves to protrude through an opening in her spine, forming a visible sac on […]
“My First Wish Kid Meet & Greet” My name is Lauren, and it is my job to be the public face of Kids Wish Network and the voice of hope that we strive to share with the nation. Most mornings you’ll find me twirling the phone cord in my office while pitching a story to […]
“Daniella was glowing from the whole experience” Daniella was born premature at only 33 weeks and was immediately diagnosed with cerebral palsy and hydrocephalus. She required immediate surgery to place shunts in her brain and stayed in the hospital for 8 weeks afterwards. As she got older, doctors realized that Daniella also has scoliosis. She […]
“A wonderful trip filled with happy memories” Liam wanted to ride a boogie board over the ocean waves with his dad, build sand castles with his older brother, and look for shells along the shoreline with his mom on a tropical beach getaway, and that is exactly what Kids Wish Network gave him! The warm […]
Born at just 29 weeks, Cainan was diagnosed at birth with hydrocephalus, the build-up of too much cerebrospinal fluid in the brain. At 1 month old, Cainan suffered a stroke after surgery for the hydrocephalus. Then, at 1 year old, Cainan was diagnosed with another illness, cerebral palsy. Currently, Cainan is has physical therapy for […]