Tag: tony hawk wish

Kids Wish Network and Tony Hawk grant wish for Florida boy

April 2014

SARASOTA, Fla.: For 9-year-old Adam Terry, participating in his favorite hobby of skateboarding is extremely dangerous. The Sarasota, FL, child suffers from a rare and serious heart defect that makes doing any physical activity a life-threatening experience. Because of his heart’s fragile condition, he’s taken to simply watching his favorite skateboarder, Tony Hawk, get all […]

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Ultimate skateboarding lesson with Tony Hawk

July 2013

“This is the best thing that has happened to Adam in a long time.” Adam was diagnosed with a cyanotic heart defect before birth and underwent his first reconstructive heart surgery when he was 12 days old. His life-threatening illness is classified as transposition of the great vessels and changes the way blood circulates through […]

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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.