Mobile teen gets star treatment on NYC wish trip

May 27th, 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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Bright lights, Big City: Miguel hits NYC

January 26th, 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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Chris scores a goal with NYC FC

January 16th, 2015

“Meeting the soccer players was the best part” Wish Kid Chris was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was 6 years old. It took doctors five days to regulate Chris’s blood sugar levels with life-saving insulin. Shortly after his diagnosis, doctors tried installing an insulin pump, but Chris kept developing painful infections at the […]

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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.