Tag: travel

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Bright lights, Big City: Miguel hits NYC

January 26th, 2015

“Miguel will never forget his dream coming true” For the first eight months of Miguel’s life, he was in braces that reached from his shoulders to his feet. Miguel was born with both legs dislocated, but after the braces, he developed much like a normal child. It wasn’t until his 3-year-old check-up appointment that more […]

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Jacari does “the robot” with Transformers

January 9th, 2015

Jacari suffers from a severe heart defect Wish Kid Jacari is an intelligent 11-year-old who does his best to enjoy life to the fullest. Sometimes for Jacari though, that is easier said than done. Jacari suffers from a life-threatening illness and has undergone four major surgeries in his short life. Jacari was diagnosed at an […]

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Isaiah Dolphins Wish

Isaiah Swam with Dolphins During his Family Cruise!

February 14th, 2013

“This was an unbelievable experience for Isaiah!” Four years ago, while cooking on a wood burning stove, Isaiah suddenly collapsed onto the stove top and suffered third degree burns that went straight to the bone. He spent four months in the burn unit and underwent seven surgeries for the burns on his face and hands. […]

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Madison’s Wish to Visit the Beaches of California was Awesome!

December 27th, 2012

Diagnosed with a disorder at 1 ½ years old… At 1 ½ years, Madison was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, a connective tissue disorder. This syndrome has a variety of complications including a dilated aorta, restricted lung capacity, scoliosis, and a detached retina. At just nine years of age, Madison has had to undergo 6 eye […]

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Ava and her sister

My Wish was Awesome!

October 23rd, 2012

Name: Ava Age: 8 State: MO Ava is an energetic eight-year-old who loves writing and playing games on her Nintendo Wii system. Her favorite TV show is Spongebob Squarepants and her favorite color is light blue. Ava is also a great fan of Taylor Swift and the band Train, and she also enjoys spending time […]

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Taylor and Sulley

I Loved My Disneyland Wish!

October 23rd, 2012

Name: Taylor Age: 8 State: VA Before she was born, Taylor was diagnosed with hypoplastic left heart syndrome – a condition in which the left side of her heart is underdeveloped. This condition causes the right side of the heart work harder to maintain circulation for both the lungs and the rest of the body. […]

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I Loved My Tropical Cruise Wish!

October 16th, 2012

Name: Flor Age: 13 State: FL Flor was born with rheumatoid arthritis, although she was not diagnosed with it until she was five. rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition that causes extreme pain and swelling in the joints. Flor’s fingers and feet, as well as her joints, have been severly affected to where she is […]

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I Loved My Washington D.C. Wish!

August 24th, 2012

Name: Corey Age: 17 State: AL When Corey was born, it was obvious that there was something wrong; his body was a reddish color, while his lips and around his ears was a purple-blue color. His doctor found that Corey had a heart murmur and referred him to a cardiologist, who did a catheterization on […]

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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.