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Maddie – Hero of the Month

October 21st, 2015

“Had her right foot amputated at age 2” Maddie was adopted from China when she was two years old. Shortly after coming to the United States, Maddie was admitted to Shriners Hospital – Twin Cities to have the lower portion of her right leg amputated due to a congenital defect. The amputation and then prosthetic […]

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7-year-old with cerebral palsy recognized as Hero of the Month

January 29th, 2015

OMAHA, Neb. (Jan. 28, 2015): Children’s charity Kids Wish Network, along with Shriners Hospitals for Children® – Twin Cities, is excited to honor Omaha 7-year-old Cooper Stiles as a Hero of the Month. Cooper was nominated for the award for his continued strength and bravery throughout many medical struggles. Kids Wish Network’s Hero of the […]

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Mason – Hero of the Month

February 4th, 2014

Mason is a 16-year-old boy who always has a smile on his face. Born eight weeks early with cerebral palsy, he has endured several surgeries on his legs. Mason is described as a trooper, who always tries his hardest, follows directions and uses his manners.

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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.