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Madeline Crone

A Wild Ride with Madeline

September 18th, 2015

“A pianist at heart, she loved seeing the orchestra perform” At age 12, Madeline was experiencing chronic stomach pain, digestive problems, failure to thrive and was underweight. Madeline’s doctors discovered that her kidneys were too small and had lost 1/3 of their total function. She was diagnosed with Vesicoureteral reflux and Celiac disease. Veiscoureteral reflux […]

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A Swimmingly Good Time for Sophia

September 16th, 2015

“SeaWorld was her favorite part of the trip” Sophia is a 9-year-old girl who woke up one morning paralyzed. The entire right side of her body wasn’t functioning. Sophia had an enormous bleed on her brain, and weak blood vessels had started growing in Sophia’s brain. They had leaked and caused an enormous bleed on […]

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Mia Grace Lazarine

Tinker Bell Befriends a Girl with Cerebral Palsy

June 26th, 2015

“Mia was ecstatic over meeting her favorite fairy” Immediately after birth, Mia had her first seizure which lasted 30 minutes. She was treated initially only for seizures, but soon her family started to notice her inability to hear; Mia had suffered significant hearing loss. More issues came when Mia was 6 months old. She was […]

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riley boyer at disney

A Boy with Cerebral Palsy is the Pixar Prince

March 26th, 2015

“Riley loved every Toy Story ride” At 6 weeks old, doctors discovered a subarachnoid cyst that took up three-quarters of Riley’s brain. Doctors immediately performed surgery and implanted a shunt to relieve some of the pressure. Unfortunately, the shunt failed and Riley needed another surgery to replace it. When Riley was 18 months old, doctors […]

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Rays of Sunshine for Melissa

January 29th, 2015

“The highlight of her day was seeing Blue Man Group” Frequent stomachaches were always common for Melissa. She would suffer from excruciating pain and even passed out from the severity of an episode once. Afterwards, she was rushed to the hospital. Melissa’s doctors discovered that her pancreatic levels were elevated, and tests results combined with […]

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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.