Tag: Nico Johnson

Kids Wish Network and Walmart Help To Make Hartford Child’s Wish Come True

June 2011

Jarvis Ward saw his wish come true on Tuesday morning when a University of Alabama 18-wheeler picked him up for a trip to Walmart. It wasn’t the only surprise of trip. Greeting Jarvis on the truck was University of Alabama inside linebacker Nico Johnson who wanted to help out with the wish. Jarvis, a 6-year-old […]

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Tide’s Nico Johnson lends a hand

May 2011

Nico Johnson was in his dorm room late in the afternoon on April 27, watching a tornado rip through Tuscaloosa. “Even though we saw it, we didn’t know what was going on,” said the Alabama linebacker from Andalusia. “Once it was all over, we started walking down 15th Street and reality set in. Disaster.” It […]

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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.