Dreams Do Come True

January 2015

Guest blog by Lisa, mother to Wish Kids Jacob and Kasey Excerpt from: Dreams do come true Feb. 5, 2013 For years, my two children have been dreaming about their wishes. Both our children have cystic fibrosis, a life-shortening genetic disease that primarily affects the lungs. Our children knew that people with serious medical conditions […]

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Where are they now? Wish Kid Emma…

December 2014

In April 2013, we granted Wish Kid Emma a once-in-a-lifetime experience to visit the set of CBS’s award-winning show NCIS.

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The Set of NCIS was Awesome!

November 2012

Name: Emma Age: 12 State: MI In early 2012, Emma was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis. This condition clogs the lungs with mucus and leads to intestinal and digestive issues as well as life-threatening lung infections. Emma’s condition was so bad that no nutrients were being absorbed into her body at all and she had to […]

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NCIS Cast Grants Special Wish

December 2011

Just received this really great news: A little girl with a life-threatening lung condition has her wish to meet the cast and crew of the TV show NCIS granted by national children’s charity Kids Wish Network and gracious sponsors. Kasey is only 11 years old and she has already overcome more obstacles in her life than most […]

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Carly Visits the Set of “NCIS”

November 2009

Name: Carly Age: 15 State: Wisconsin When she was 11, Carly woke up one day with a neck ache and within an hour she was being life-flighted to the hospital after she stopped breathing. Upon waking in the hospital, Carly found that she could no longer walk, could barely talk and could not move her […]

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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.