Tag: Mercy Hospital

Iowa 6-year-old honored as Hero of the Month

January 2015

LAKE MILLS, Iowa (Jan. 29, 2015): Children’s charity Kids Wish Network, along with Mercy Children’s Hospital in Des Moines, is excited to honor Lake Mills 6-year-old Natalie Barker as a Hero of the Month. Natalie was nominated for the award for her continued strength and bravery throughout many medical struggles. Kids Wish Network’s Hero of […]

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Wish Granted for Spanaway Girl with Rare Illness

December 2014

SPANAWAY, Wash. (Dec. 18, 2014): Emmalee Spalinger just had her dream come true. Thanks to children’s charity Kids Wish Network and generous sponsors, the 10-year-old was able to visit Disneyland and Universal Studios in California on her all-inclusive wish trip. “It was wonderful to see Emmalee be a kid and forget about everything but the […]

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Local teen honored as Hero of the Month

December 2014

NEWTON, Iowa (December 18, 2014): Together with Mercy Hospital, children’s charity Kids Wish Network is excited to honor Iowa teen Austin Stoulil as a 2014 Hero of the Month. Austin was nominated for the award for his bravery during a recent stay at the Des Moines facility. Kids Wish Network’s Hero of the Month program […]

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Austin- Hero of the Month

December 2014

Austin is a very upbeat kid and does whatever is necessary to get better!

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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.