Tag: new york city wish

Mobile teen gets star treatment on NYC wish trip

May 2015

MOBILE, Ala. (May 28, 2015): Growing up in Mobile, AL, 17-year-old Miguel Lumbreras always dreamed of visiting the Big Apple. And ever since his life-threatening condition prevented him from playing soccer, he added seeing an MLS game to that dream. Children’s charity Kids Wish Network was more than happy to recently combine those dreams into […]

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A’hyzia and Tabatha Take Over New York City

February 2015

“It was the most amazing experience” It was a dream come true for 16-year-old A’hyzia to meet Bravo reality television star and renowned hair stylist Tabatha Coffey. The teenager was pampered from head to toe, starting with professional make-up artist, Andie Sleeman, arriving at A’hyzia’s room at The Roosevelt Hotel to prepare A’hyzia for her […]

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Bright lights, Big City: Miguel hits NYC

January 2015

“Miguel will never forget his dream coming true” For the first eight months of Miguel’s life, he was in braces that reached from his shoulders to his feet. Miguel was born with both legs dislocated, but after the braces, he developed much like a normal child. It wasn’t until his 3-year-old check-up appointment that more […]

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Kids Wish Network Wish Kid takes bites out of Big Apple

March 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan.: Starting a new school and taking a new routine can make any teen tired, but for Deidre Sechi of Overland Park, Kansas, the constant exhaustion was just the beginning of a harrowing journey. This long and traumatic road lead the passionate teenage to New York City, where her ultimate wish to see […]

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Marin Visited New York City and Broadway!

August 2013

“Marin had an amazing time – as did our whole family! WOW!” When Marin suddenly became ill and started behaving out of character, her parents immediately took her to the hospital where, after a battery of tests she was diagnosed with Arteriovenus Malformation Hemorrhage. Arteriovenus Malformation Hemorrhage (AVM) is an abnormal connection between arteries and […]

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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.