Tag: NE

Cordell Richards1

Cabela’s and Hilltop Mall Treat Wish Kid to a Grand Shopping Spree

February 8th, 2016

“He wore a grin from ear to ear” During his traumatic delivery, Cordell’s umbilical cord was wrapped tightly around his neck twice. Immediately after his birth, doctors administered CPR, but it was unknown how long Cordell went without oxygen. His physicians were unable to give his frantic family any answers as to whether or not […]

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Kids Wish Network Recognizes Nebraska Medicine as Honored Hero Facility for the 2015 3rd Quarter

December 10th, 2015

OMAHA, Neb. (Dec. 9, 2015): Children’s charity Kids Wish Network (KWN) is pleased to recognize Nebraska Medicine as its 3rd Quarter 2015 Honored Hero Facility for the hospital and its staff of child life specialist’s outstanding commitment and active participation in KWN’s Hero of the Month program. Kids Wish Network partners with hospitals and other […]

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Bailey – Hero of the Month

October 23rd, 2015

“Both lungs filled with blood and her femur was broken in half” Bailey was the passenger on the back of a motorcycle when it was broadsided by a car. She was wearing her helmet, but it could not protect the rest of her body from traumatic injury. Bailey spent 11 days in the University of […]

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Cooper – Hero of the Month

January 26th, 2015

Cooper always gives 110% Cooper was diagnosed with cerebral palsy at 9 months old and utilizes regular therapy to increase his muscle strength. As a result of his condition, Cooper suffers from complete paralysis on his right side, known as hemiplegia. Recently, Cooper was once again treated at Shriners Hospitals for Children in the Twin […]

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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.