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Aleazia’s Spectacular Shopping Spree

August 2014

“Aleazia loves to perform!” cystic hygroma before birth. Doctors located a lump via ultrasound and estimated it would be found near the back of his neck. When Aleazia was born, however, the lump was found on his face, not his neck, and was worse than initially thought. Usually, cystic hygromas look like soft bulges under […]

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A Girl’s Dream: Celebrity Shopping Spree

July 2014

“Jamie was the star of Valdosta” In 2002, Wish Kid Jamie started experiencing flu-like symptoms and felt sick all the time. After many tests were conducted, she was diagnosed with sickle-cell anemia, a condition in which her blood has a lower than normal number of red blood cells. Sickle cell anemia is an inherited disorder […]

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Jorge’s Spectacular Shopping Spree

July 2014

“Jorge’s Spectacular Shopping Spree” In October 2011, Jorge started feeling extra tired and worn down with pain in his ligaments. After blood work and tests, Jorge was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia (ALL), a cancer of the blood and bone marrow that progresses rapidly. Jorge was started on an aggressive regimen of chemotherapy. He was […]

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Cynthia’s sensational shopping spree

April 2014

“Cynthia was diagnosed with leukemia on her 18th birthday” Turning 18 is supposed to represent a huge milestone in the lives of young adults, but for Cynthia, it only brought fear and despair. The day before her birthday, Cynthia was diagnosed with acute myeloid (AML) leukemia, a dangerous and life-threatening condition characterized by the rapid […]

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Andrew’s gaming system upgrade

March 2014

“Andrew’s whole wish experience was amazing” As Andrew pulled up to his local Wal-Mart riding in a police Humvee, he didn’t expect to be greeted by a cheering crowd. Kids Wish Network was granting Andrew’s wish for a state-of-the-art gaming system, generously sponsored by the area Wal-Marts, with help of the Burton community. Andrew has […]

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Pageant Princess Morgan meets Miss Illinois USA Lexi Atkins

March 2014

“I felt like the star of Schaumburg.” Four years ago, Morgan began experiencing dizzy spells, migraines and digestion problems. Doctors scheduled her for a routine colonoscopy, but Morgan passed out before the procedure and was rushed to the E.R. where a tumor was discovered in her brain. The inoperable mass (removing it could cause her […]

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Sanm’s Shopping Spree Extravaganza

January 2014

“Sanm was diagnosed with Stage III Hodgkin’s lymphoma” Sanm is a beautiful and bright young lady who is striving to accomplish her dreams. She was well on her way to a top university to study biology when her life hit a major speed bump. In February of 2013, Sanm was diagnosed with Stage III Hodgkin’s […]

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Kids Wish Network Makes a Dream Come True for West Virginia Boy

November 2013

Clarksburg, WV – International children’s charity, Kids Wish Network sends 8 year old Dominick, who is suffering from a life-threatening illness, on an all-expenses paid trip to Disney World. Kids Wish Network is a Florida -based organization dedicated to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children having experienced life-altering […]

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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.