Tag: selena gomez

Disney star shows Fort Collins cancer patient wishes do come true

August 2011

A Fort Collins girl got the opportunity last week to see that dreams really can come true. Shalyn Nelson, 9, was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia, an aggressive form of cancer typically found in adults. For two years, she has endured “lots of pokes,” chemotherapy and a bone marrow transplant, but last week the needles […]

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Shalyn Met Selena Gomez!

May 2010

Name: Shalyn Age: 8 State: CO In 2009, it was discovered that Shalyn had Acute Myelogenous Leukemia, a cancer of the bone marrow. She was immediately admitted to the hospital and remained there for months, receiving high doses of chemotherapy to battle the cancer. In December of 2009, Shalyn suffered through a bone marrow transplant […]

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Selena Gomez Meets Hanna

Hannah had a Magical Time on her Wish with Selena Gomez on the Set of “Wizards of Waverly Place”

March 2010

WAUSAU, Wis. – A girl suffering from several life-threatening illnesses had her wish to visit the set of the Disney Channel show “Wizards of Waverly Place” granted thanks to Kids Wish Network and their friends at Disney Worldwide Outreach. Hannah is a fascinating 13-year-old whose main interests are singing and acting. She loves being in […]

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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.