Tag: Shriners Hospitals for Children- Greenville

Hero of the Month Abby of Shriners Hospitals for Children – Greenville, SC- Kids Wish Network

Abby is Recognized as Kids Wish Network and Shriners Hospitals for Children – Greenville, SC Hero of the Month

August 2016

“A positive attitude is everything” Spinal surgery is often one of the most invasive and dangerous surgeries and may require an inpatient stay of three to four days. Abby faced spinal surgery for her scoliosis, a curvature of the spine, with such courage, she just had to be recognized as one of Kids Wish Network’s […]

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Jermaine- Hero of the Month

June 2015

“Jermaine’s positive attitude inspired everyone” Hero of the Month Jermaine suffers from scoliosis, curvature of the spine, and needed spinal surgery at Shriners Hospitals for Children- Greenville. The 15-year-old underwent his first spinal fusion surgery, but soon lost sensation in his legs. He then needed another surgery just a few days later. Jermaine bravely underwent […]

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Michael- Hero of the Month

March 2015

December 2014 After breaking his left arm in football practice, Michael could have sustained a game-ending injury. As his high school’s senior left-handed pitcher, the team was counting on him to perform by the beginning of the season. His doctor at Shriners Hospitals for Children – Greenville created a treatment plan just for the athlete […]

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Josiah and Taylor- Hero of the Month

February 2015

December 2014 Shriners Hospitals for Children- Greenville nominated three Heroes in December 2014; here are two of their stories. Josiah (left in photo) was born without his right thumb and underwent surgery at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Greenville to reconstruct his hand by taking his pointer finger and turning it into a thumb. After his surgery, […]

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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.